Meet Dr. Christopher Deufel

Dr. Christopher Deufel is an assistant professor and medical physicist in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Mayo Clinic, in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Deufel received his Ph.D. in experimental physics from Cornell University in 2007 and completed residency training in therapeutic medical physics at the Mayo Clinic from 2007-2010. Dr. Deufel is the chair ofContinue reading “Meet Dr. Christopher Deufel”

Meet our mentor Bonaventure Dossou

I am Bonaventure Dossou, I hold a BSc in Maths from Russia, and currently a MSc at Jacobs University, Germany. I am a research intern at Mila Quebec AI Institute. I am also an intern at Roche Canada and got into the “Scientist in Residence” at Modelis, a drug discovery research company based in Montreal. MyContinue reading “Meet our mentor Bonaventure Dossou”

Meet our mentor Chen-Yang Su

Hi everyone, I’m Chen-Yang Su and am currently an M.Sc. student in Computer Science at McGill University supervised by Joelle Pineau ( and Brent Richards ( I completed my B.Sc. in Computer Science and Biology in 2020 at McGill.  My current research is focused on applications of machine learning to healthcare with an emphasis onContinue reading “Meet our mentor Chen-Yang Su”

Meet Our Mentor: Ying Wang

I recently graduated from McGill with a BSc in Stats & Computer Science. I’m interested in machine learning theory and its applications for social good. I’m currently working at Morgan Stanley as a Technology Summer Analyst, focusing on data science in finance. My LinkedIn is and you can reach me via email:

Meet Our Mentor: Fynn Schmitt-Ulms

Hi, my name is Fynn and I’m a 4th Year Undergraduate Comp Sci student at McGill. I’m interested in machine learning and artificial intelligence with a focus on reinforcement learning (RL). This summer I’m pursuing my interest in the field by applying RL techniques to optimization problems in a research lab setting.  My personal website is:

Meet Dr. Farhad Maleki

We are very excited to announce that Dr. Farhad Maleki will be instructing our McMedHacks workshops on June 27th and July 4th about the evaluation of machine learning models and 3D image augmentaion and its use case in semantic segmentation for medical images. Dr. Farhad Maleki is a postdoctoral researcher at the McGill University Health Centre.Continue reading “Meet Dr. Farhad Maleki”

Meet Dr. Renata Raidou

We are beyond excited to have Dr. Renata Raidou present about “Visual Analytics for Cancer Radiotherapy” as a keynote speaker during our McMedHacks event on June 19th 10:00-11:30 EDT. Renata Raidou is Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Medical Visualization and Visual Analytics at TU Wien, Austria. She was previously employed as Assistant Professor (Tenure Track RosalindContinue reading “Meet Dr. Renata Raidou”

Meet Dr. Christina Gillmann

We are very excited to have Dr. Christina Gillmann present about “Multi-modal Machine Learning for CT – From an example to Generality” at our McMedHacks event on July 3rd at 10:00-11:30 EST. Christina is a scientist at Leipzig University discovering the exciting edge between machine learning and medicine. You can learn more about Dr. Gillmann onContinue reading “Meet Dr. Christina Gillmann”