Jayashree Kalpathy-Cramer

Scientific Director, CCDS

Jayashree Kalpathy-Cramer is the Director of the QTIM lab and the Center for Machine Learning at the Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging and an Associate Professor of Radiology at MGH/Harvard Medical School. Dr. Kalpathy-Cramer is also Scientific Director at MGH & BWH Center for Clinical Data Science. An electrical engineer by training, she worked in the semiconductor industry for a number of years. After returning to academia, she is now focused on the applications of machine learning and modeling in healthcare. Her research interests include medical image analysis, machine learning and artificial intelligence for applications in radiology, oncology and ophthalmology. The work in her lab spans the spectrum from novel algorithm development to clinical deployment. She is passionate about the potential that these techniques have to improve access to healthcare in the US and worldwide. Dr. Kalpathy-Cramer has authored over 100 peer-reviewed publications and has written over 10 book chapters.

She earned a B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT, Bombay, India, an MS and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MS in Biomedical Informatics from Oregon Health and Science University.