People

Leadership

Pascal Tyrrell PhD is a data scientist—a combination of research methodologist, computer/database solutions architect and innovator. He received his PhD in medical sciences from the University of Toronto working in the area of pediatric rheumatology at SickKids (Toronto, ON). Currently, he is the Director of Data Science and Associate Professor with the Department of Medical Imaging, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto where he is also the founding director of the MiDATA Data Science program. Pascal is cross appointed to the Institute of Medical Science and the Department of Statistical Sciences where his research aims to introduce statistically sound and innovative Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning approaches to the study of medical images in health-related outcomes research. Pascal has previous work experience in the computer, financial, and medical device industries, and is the CEO and co-founder of the software startup company SofTx Innovations Inc.


Current Students (mouse over for descriptions)

Graduate Students

Atsuhiro Hibi (PhD candidate, Institute of Medical Science, UofT)

Mauro Mendez (MSc candidate, Institute of Medical Science, UofT )

Gabriel Solana (PhD candidate Visiting International student, Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico)

Rosa Fallahpour (PhD candidate, Department of Statistical Sciences, UofT)

TA/Staff

Fatma Eltawil (PhD, Research Assistant)

Tristal Li (MSc Statistics, TA for Biostatistics in a Nutshell + MiVIP volunteer)

James Hong (PhD, Postdoc with Dr. Fehlings, Guest Lecturer)

Undergraduate Students

Mohamed Nashnoush (Amgen Scholar, Dalhousie University)

Siddhesh Shelke (Material Science International student, Indian Institute of Technology, Indore)

ROP

Alice Zhang (Undergraduate UofT)

Nana Ye (Undergraduate UofT)

Paul Tang (Undergraduate UofT)

Work Study

Aaron White (Undergraduate UofT)

Jielin Yang (Undergraduate UofT)

Volunteer

Shruthi Sundararaman (Undergraduate, Western University)

Andrew Magnuson (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Khosrow Khodabandehlou (MiVIP, Undergraduate, York University)

Yini Mao (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Youxue Ren (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Rui Zhu (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Grace Yu (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Tong Su (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Will Wu (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Yash Ramani (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Yihan Wang (MiVIP, Undergraduate UofT)

Trainees

Felipe Castillo (Medical Imaging fellow, UofT 2023)

Bita Behrouzi (MD, Internal medicine medical resident, Boston, USA)

Biostatistician

Irene Feng (Graduate student, Biostats DLSPH UofT)


Alumni

Alana Man • Ali Geramy • Ali Rafieian • Angela Lo • Ariba Alam • Aya Mahder-Bashi • Brandon Tetruck • Clare Sheen • Daniella Manna • Danielle Arje • Eli Lechtman • Ervin Ibadula • Faith Balshin • George Wang • Yu Xiang (Gordon) Wang • Hao Yue (Helena) Lan • Janet Huang • Jayun Bae • Julia Robson • Juan Diaz Martinez • Kiersten Thomas • Mashhood Memon • Meimei Fong • Michael Manno • Michelle Cheung • Madia Stec • Neda Ghiam • Ori Wiegner • Oscar Moody • Rajshree Daulatabad • Stella Song • Tina Binesh Marvasti • Usman Tarique • Yang Zang • Yao Xi • Yuhang Wu • Zeneng Fan • Chantelle LinJean LiDaniel EftekhariDmitrii PaniukovHenry LuGuanjie(Jacky) WangJun Ni (Jenny) DuJessica Jia-Ni XuStella WangAmber(Fengyan) Li Stanley Bryan Hua (Undergrad student – BSc, Volunteer)Adam Adli Afsaneh Amirabadi Amar Dholakia Emaan Chaudry • Frozan Safi Guan Wang Hanzi Jiang Haoying Shen • Indranil Balki Irene Fang Irene Yingxuan Niu Jacqueline Seal Jason Zhu Jennie Fang • Jihong Huang • John Valen Lee Radigan • Lu Yang Shang • Lynxi Chen • Majid Jaberipour Marwan Mohamed • Minji (Jinny) Kim • Parinita Edke Qianyu Fan Rashmi Kurup Saifei Liao Vijairam Murugathas Wendi Qu Yunni Qu Ziming Chen