WISDM Speaker

Akram Bayat, PhD

MIT Media Lab | Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
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Speaking (Panel), Mentoring, Speaking (Presentation), Press Commentary, Co-founding Ventures, Board Seat/Advising, Startup Team Engagement, Academic Collaborations

About Akram

Dr. Akram Bayat is a PostDoc in the Health 0.0 group at MIT Media Lab working on novel intersections between engineering, medical imaging, and machine learning to improve health and diagnose and cure diseases. She completed her PhD in May 2018 in Computer Science at University of Massachusetts Boston. During her Ph.D. research, she worked on developing machine learning algorithms for solving real-world problems and conducted experimental studies for modeling of human physical and behavioral characteristics using data from sensors, wearable and mobile phones. Akram is interested in developing and deploying AI-based systems in medicine, education, and Human-computer interaction.

STEM Keywords

artificial intelligence, computer vision, Deep Learning, education, human-system interaction, machine learning, medical image analysis

Venture Keywords

active learning, AI, AI in healthcare, interdisciplinary machine learning

Country of Origin

United States

Akram's Innovation Activities

Recent Venture Activity


Other Innovation Activity

Mentoring Leah Knox scholars to train the next generation of STEM professionals

Akram In the News

Deep learning accurately stains digital biopsy slides

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Deep Learning Based Visual Scene and Object Recognition in Machine and Human Visual Systems

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AHFE 2017 Awards

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