Faculty of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh; CEO at QuantMD
Dr. Prahlad Menon is a data / AI scientist with cross-industry experience leading and executing data science projects that positively impact bottom lines. He currently leads an AI Center of Excellence in a boutique AI-consulting practice with over 230 employees across the globe that has served over 100 clients in the fields of digital transformation, AI, and data science. He has successfully led data science projects leveraging AI and IoT for clients in healthcare, retail, finance and manufacturing. He has served as tenure-track faculty in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at Carnegie Mellon University, and is currently an adjunct faculty of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Menon has a masters in mechanical engineering and a doctorate in the field of biomedical engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, completed his postdoctoral training in physics-based computational modeling and bioinformatics from the department of biomedical informatics at University of Pittsburgh. He has 100+ peer-reviewed publications in the general field of physics-based computational modeling, machine learning, image processing, and statistical modeling of shapes/appearance. He has advised dozens of graduate students on their MS/PhD thesis in fields of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, and has taught undergraduate and graduate coursework to 100s more.