International team



Farah E. Shamout, Principal Investigator


Farah Shamout is an Assistant Professor of Computer Engineering at NYU Abu Dhabi, where she leads the Clinical Artificial Intelligence Lab. She is also an Associated Faculty at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering (Computer Science & Engineering and Biomedical Engineering Departments) and an Affiliated Faculty at NYU Langone Health (Radiology). Prior to pursuing the tenure-track position, Dr. Shamout spent three years at NYU as an Assistant Professor Emerging Scholar, during which she received the Campus Life Faculty Leadership Award in 2021. Dr. Shamout completed her DPhil (PhD) in Engineering Science at the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar and was a member of Balliol College. Her doctoral research focused on developing early warning models using electronic health records data to predict in-hospital clinical deterioration. While at Oxford, Shamout taught with the inaugural UAE-Oxford Artificial Intelligence Program and worked on global data commons and digital health policy. She also completed her BSc in Computer Engineering (cum laude) at NYU Abu Dhabi.



Saeed Shurrab, Research Assistant


Saeed Shurrab completed an MSc in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence at Jordan University of Science and Technology with the German Academic Exchange Scholarship (DAAD). He graduated in 2022 with Distinction. Prior to that, he completed a BSc in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Islamic University of Gaza - Palestine in 2014. His keen interest in data analytics and beliefs in the role that data can play in creating robust decisions and better solutions encouraged him to join the field of data science. Currently, Saeed focuses on developing deep neural networks and their applications to healthcare problems.



Sarah Pardo, Research Assistant


Sarah completed an MS in Computer Science at NYU Tandon School of Engineering in 2021, with a research focus on the intersection of neural networks and numerical analysis. She is currently working on the use of deep learning methods in medical data processing applications.



Tony Yang, Master's Student Intern


Tony Yang is a current 2nd-year master’s student studying at NYU’s Center of data science. He had his undergraduate degree at Purdue University majoring in Computer Science and minoring in Economics and Mathematics. He is currently working on multimodal data fusion architecture and its application to medical data.



Dongdong Sun, Master's Student Intern


Dongdong Sun is a current graduate student in Data Science at NYU. He obtained a BS in Computer Engineering from NYU. Previously, He interned at J&J and Palo Alto Networks as working on medical imaging, document retrieval and classification, and few shot learning.



Chaimae Abouzahir, Undergraduate Research Assistant


Chaimae is an undergraduate sophomore majoring in Computer Engineering. At the Clinical AI Lab, her responsibilities include web development and social media outreach.


Alumni


Hazem Lashen

Postgraduate Practical Training Program (2022)

Mohamed Abdulla Alhosani

Postgraduate Practical Training Program (2022)

Nasir Hayat

Research Assistant (2020-2022)
Currently MLOps Engineer at G42 Healthcare

Georgiy Skovorodnikov

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Computer Science (2021-2022)

Pengyu Wang

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Computer Science (2020-2021)

Vee Nis Ling

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Computer Science (2020-2021)

Ghadeer Ghosheh

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Computer Engineering (2020-2021)
Currently DPhil candidate at the University of Oxford

Bana Alamad

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Biology (2020)
Currently DPhil candidate at the University of Oxford

Kai-Wen Yang

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Electrical Engineering (2020)
Currently Master's student at John Hopkins

Cristian Garcia

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Electrical Engineering (2020)
Currently Product Manager at noon

Munachiso Nwadike

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Computer Science (2020)
Currently Master's student at MBZUAI

Takumi Miyawaki

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Computer Engineering (2020)

Siba Siddique

Visiting Master's Student, Human Computer Interaction (2019-2020)
Currently Master's student at Duke University