Beijing, China. June 10, 2019.
|Deadline for paper abstract submission||March 1, 2019|
|Deadline for paper submission||March 8, 2019 Extended to: March 15, 2019|
|Notification of acceptance||April 5, 2019   Extended to: April 12, 2019|
|Camera-ready of accepted papers||May 3, 2019|
Dr. Zhu is currently Vice President of BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. and Dean of the Medical Technology Research Institute. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine with a Ph.D. degree in Neuroscience. From 2007 to 2013, he was the scientist and senior scientist at the Intracellular Therapies located at Columbia University School of Medicine. In 2012, he was awarded with talent plans “Tianjin Thousand People” and “Tianjin Specially Appointed Experts” and was recruited back to China in 2013 as Deputy Dean of Tianjin Hospital, Deputy Dean of Tianjin Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine Research Institute; Chief Physician at Tianjin Medical University (Orthopaedic). In 2013, he was awarded with a distinguished award from the Li Foundation in the United States: the Li Heritage Foundation Prize for Excellent Achievement. He is currently a member of the North American Neurological Society; a member of the New York Academy of Sciences; a member of the North American Society of Spinal Surgery; and an editorial board member of the English edition of the Editorial Board of “Orthopaedic Surgery”.
Kenney Ng is a research staff member in the Center for Computational Health and manager of the Health Analytics Research Group at IBM Research Cambridge. His current research focus is on the development and application of data mining, machine learning, and AI techniques to analyze, model and derive actionable insights from real world health data. His prior research areas include information retrieval, speech recognition, probabilistic modeling, topic modeling, and statistical language modeling. Before IBM Research, Kenney was a senior software engineer and architect in IBM Software Group. Prior to IBM, Kenney was a principal software engineer at iPhrase Technologies and held research positions at the MIT Laboratory for Computer Science, BBN Technologies, and MIT Lincoln Laboratory. Kenney holds Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a member of IEEE and AMIA.