Scientific Advisory Board
The SmartHeart team have established an independent and external Scientific Advisory Board to provide advice, support and guidance to the research team. The SAB meets annually to evaluate progress and provide feedback on research plans, acting as a ‘critical mentor’ throughout the project.
The Board comprises:
Professor Polina Golland
Professor in the EECS Department and an associate director of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) at MIT.
Professor William Mercer Wells III
Professor Nicholas Ayache
Research Director at INRIA, the French Research Institute of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
Professor Jeanette Schulz-Menger
Head of Cardiovascular MR Unit, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Professor Mark Ladd
Head, Division of Medical Physics in Radiology, German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ)
Professor Matthias Friedrich
Professor of Medicine, Departments of Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology, McGill University, Montreal
Head of Cardiovascular Imaging, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg University Hospital
Adjunct Professor of Medicine with the Departments of Radiology of the Université de Montréal and with the Departments of Cardiac Sciences and Radiology of the University of Calgary.