Bo Wang, PhD, MBA, MPH, MSc
SPECIALTY AND TITLE
Chief AI Scientist at University Health Network and CIFAR AI Chair at Vector Institute
University Health Network
University of Toronto
AREA OF RESEARCH
Dr. Bo Wang is a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Departments of Computer Science and Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology at the University of Toronto. He is the inaugural Temerty Professor in AI Research and Education in Medicine. Dr. Wang obtained his PhD from the Department of Computer Science at Stanford University in 2017. His research focuses on machine learning, computational biology, and computer vision, with a particular emphasis on their applications in biomedicine.
MAJOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO SCIENCE AND/OR HEALTH CARE DELIVERY
Dr. Wang’s significant contributions to his fields have led to his recognition through numerous esteemed awards, including the Gairdner Early Career Researcher Award and the Canada Research Chair Award.