Anthony Chang, MD, MBA, MPH, MS
SPECIALTY AND TITLE
Pediatric Cardiologist and Medical Director
Children’s Hospital of Orange County
AREA OF RESEARCH
MAJOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO SCIENCE AND/OR HEALTH CARE DELIVER
Anthony Chang, MD, MBA, MPH, MS is a pediatric cardiologist and Medical Director of the Heart Failure Program at Children’s Hospital of Orange County. Dr. Chang serves as Chief Intelligence and Innovation Officer of CHOC Sharon Disney Lund Medical Intelligence, Information, Investigation and Innovation Institute (Mi4). The Institute is the hub of medical intelligence and innovation at CHOC, and also serves as a national and international leader. Mi4 was the first institute of its kind in a children’s hospital. Dr. Chang completed his Master of Science (MS) in Data Science with a sub-specialization in artificial intelligence from Stanford School of Medicine and has completed a certification on artificial intelligence from MIT. Dr. Chang has a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) in Health Care Administration from the University of Miami School of Business and a Master’s in Public Health (MPH) in Health Care Policy from the Jonathan Fielding School of Public Health of the University of California, Los Angeles.
Dr. Chang is the founder of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society (PCICS) and the founder of the Asia-Pacific Pediatric Cardiac Society (APPCS). He started a pediatric innovation leadership group whose bi-annual symposium Pediatrics2040: Emerging Trends and Future Innovations has become a catalyst for the International Society for Pediatric Innovation (iSPI). Each summer, the Mi4 Summer Internship Program, founded by Dr. Chang, mentors close to 75 young future clinicians. Dr. Chang’s book, Intelligence-Based Medicine is the first of its kind textbook on AI in medicine and is used at colleges and universities around the globe. He is the founder and organizing chair of several Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AI Med) that hosts meetings in the U.S. and abroad (Europe and Asia) focusing on artificial intelligence in healthcare and medicine (www.ai-med.io). He is also the founder the Medical Intelligence Society (MIS), the American Board of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (ABAIM), and the Alliance of Centers in Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (ACAIM) and the Pediatric Centers of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (PCAIM), now with over 75 participating centers from around the globe.