Dr. Ram Naidu is the Executive Director of Engineering at the MGH & BWH Center for Clinical Data Science (CCDS). In the center, he leads the Engineering division, which designs, develops and deploys machine learning systems within Partners, and through strategic industry relationships.
Before joining the center, Dr. Naidu held leadership roles in Product Strategy, Program Management and R&D at BK ultrasound and Analogic Corporation where he led the development and introduction of disruptive imaging products powered by artificial intelligence in the Healthcare and Aviation Security markets. He was also a core member of the NIST working group that developed the ANSI N42.45 standard. Dr. Naidu received his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Boston University and a M.B.A. from the Questrom School of Business.