Bio


I am a Postdoctoral Scientist at the Stanford Department of Biomedical Data Sciences, with a research focus on Medical AI/ML applications and quantitative image processing (Ophthalmology and Radiology). I have extensive experience in quantitative image biomarker development and incorporating machine learning algorithms for computer aided diagnosis/classification in Ophthalmology and Radiology. I hold a PhD in Bioengineering (CV/AI applications in Ophthalmology) from University of Illinois at Chicago.

Honors & Awards


  • Outstanding Graduate Award for Exceptional Research Promise, University of Illinois Graduate College (2020)
  • Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness (ISPB) Award, Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness (2019-2020)
  • Provost's Graduate Research Award, University of Illinois College of Engineering (2019)
  • Pre-doctoral Education for Clinical and Translational Scientists (PECTS) Fellowship, University of Illinois Center for Clinical and Translational Studies (NIH-funded) (2019)
  • ARVO Oral presentation - 'Hot Topic', The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) (2019, 2018)
  • Travel Award, University of Illinois Graduate College (2019)
  • Travel Award, University of Illinois Graduate Student Council (2019, 2018)
  • ICT Fellowship and Seed Grant ($6,000), Bangladesh ICT Division (2016-2017)

Professional Education


  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Illinois Chicago (2020)

Stanford Advisors