Meet the Team

Our team consists of post-docs, students, research scientists, and clinical collaborators. For information about how to join us, see our FAQ section.

Professor

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David Sontag

Associate Professor of EECS

My research focuses on advancing machine learning and artificial intelligence, and using these to transform health care.

Graduate Researchers

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Irene Chen

PhD Student

Irene works on machine learning methods to improve understanding of human health and reduce inequality.

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Michael Oberst

PhD Student

Michael’s research interests include developing learning algorithms for dealing with non-stationarity / dataset shift in predictive modelling, as well as robust learning of treatment policies from observational data.

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Monica Agrawal

PhD Student

Monica’s research interests include reasoning over longitudinal clinical notes, building more intelligent electronic health records, studying user-ML interactions in clinical settings, and developing algorithms that can incorporate domain knowledge.

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Zeshan Hussain

MD/PhD Student

Zeshan’s research interests include modelling time-series data, particularly clinical data, deep generative models, as well as chronic disease progression modelling.

Rebecca’s research interests include developing methods to learn disease subtypes and disease progression models for precision medicine applications. She is particularly interested in leveraging machine learning algorithms together with bioinformatics to better understand disease.

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Christina Ji

PhD Student

Christina is interested in characterizing variation in treatment policies, examining the theoretical assumptions behind off-policy evaluation of reinforcement learning for healthcare, and developing algorithms for disease progression modeling.

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Chandler Squires

PhD Student

Chandler’s research interests include causal structure learning, active learning and experimental design, and combining causal inference with modern machine learning techniques. His application interests include robustness and explainability of machine learning for healthcare, and the use of AI for scientific discovery.

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Hussein Mozannar

PhD Student

Hussein’s interests focus on human-centric aspects of machine learning, namely how to integrate expert decision makers into machine learning pipelines while ensuring fairness and an understanding of long-term consequences.

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Hunter Lang

PhD Student

Hunter’s research focuses on understanding and improving the performance of machine learning algorithms in the wild, with particular applications in MAP inference for graphical models, stochastic optimization, and weak supervision.

Master’s Students

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Justin Lim

Master’s student

Justin works on interpretable and robust algorithms to learn treatment policies and understand their variation in practice.

Undergraduate Researchers

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Jason Zhao

Undergraduate Researcher

Jason is interested in investigating NLP models and their applications to clinical prediction tasks, and using them to develop robust systems that incorporate expert knowledge.

Alumni

Lab roles and post-lab positions are respectively shown.

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Chloe OConnell

Clinical Collaborator

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Sanjat Kanjilal

Clinical Fellow

Lecturer, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute

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Anastasia Podosinnikova

Postdoc

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Fredrik Johansson

Postdoc

Assistant Professor, Chalmers University of Technology

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Uri Shalit

Postdoc

Assistant Professor, Technion

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Narges Razavian

Postdoc

Assistant Professor, NYU School of Medicine

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Rahul Krishnan

PhD Student

Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

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Yacine Jernite

PhD student

Facebook AI Research

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Yoni Halpern

PhD student

Google Brain

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Nathan Silberman

PhD student

Butterfly Network

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Rachel Hodos

PhD student

Benevolent AI

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Divya Gopinath

Master’s student

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Helen Zhou

Master’s student

PhD student, CMU

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Sooraj Boominathan

Master’s student

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Arjun Khandelwal

Master’s student

TGS Management

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Yoon Kim

Master’s student

PhD student, Harvard

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Maya Rotmensch

Master’s student

Facebook

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Jake Marcus

Research engineer

Google Brain

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Cafer Yildirim

Master’s student

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Eliot Brenner

Master’s student

Jet.com

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Aahlad Manas

Master’s student

PhD student, NYU

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Ankit Vani

Master’s student

PhD student, MILA

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Chill Yi-I Chiu

Master’s student

Google

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Issac Lage

Research engineer

PhD Student, Harvard

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Jingshu Liu

Master’s student

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Justin Mao Jones

Master’s student

Apple

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Matt Alkaitis

MD/PhD Student

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Rohan Kodialam

Master’s student

Ariel Levy

Undergrad

Yitao Li

Undergrad

Facebook

Aarti Bagul

Undergrad

Master’s student, Stanford

Alok Puranik

Undergrad

Claire Yin

Undergrad

David Amirault

Undergrad

Dmitriy Afanasyev

Undergrad

LinkedIn

Do Kook Choe

Undergrad

PhD student, Brown

Elizabeth Han

Undergrad

Loc Trinh

Undergrad

Rares Buhai

Undergrad

Shannon Hwang

Undergrad

Shreyas Balaji

Undergrad

Suchan Vivatsethachai

Undergrad