Dr. Raffy is a recognized industry leader in CAD, CAR, machine learning and deep learning. His expertise mixed with StatRad’s teleradiology practice will quickly position us as a leader in applying machine learning to solve real world clinical problems.
San Diego, California (PRWEB) September 14, 2016
StatRad®, a leading provider of teleradiology services and makers of the rapidly expanding RadConnect® medical image exchange application, welcomes Philippe Raffy, Ph.D., to its executive team. As vice president of data sciences and clinical development, Dr. Raffy will drive StatRad’s machine learning strategy and lead the development of StatRad’s next generation diagnostic workstation.
Dr. Raffy has over 15 years of experience as a software engineering, clinical research and data science leader in the healthcare IT industry, growing teams and expanding businesses. His most recent leadership roles include VIDA Diagnostics, Vital Images (now Toshiba) and R2 (now Hologic). He holds 14 patents, has co-authored 59 peer-reviewed publications and is the recipient of multiple awards.
Dr. Raffy is passionate about the development of machine learning and predictive analytics solutions in healthcare, and he helped develop the first CAD system for lung nodules. He also developed and validated predictive models of treatment outcomes to improve patient selection in lung volume reduction therapies.
“We are excited to announce that Dr. Raffy has joined our team,” said StatRad Chief Technology Officer Chris Hafey. “He is a recognized industry leader in CAD, CAR, machine learning and deep learning. His expertise mixed with StatRad’s teleradiology practice will quickly position us as a leader in applying machine learning to solve real world clinical problems.”
For more information about StatRad’s technology initiatives, visit statrad.com, radconnect.com, or call 855-835-3723.
StatRad provides cloud-based software to allow digital access to medical images. We facilitate a global image exchange accessible by patients, physicians and healthcare networks. The company offers its innovative software as a service (SaaS) and as a web scale platform (PaaS). StatRad also provides high quality interpretation of medical images through its award winning teleradiology services. For more information call us at 855-TELERAD (835-3723), visit statrad.com, radconnect.com, or connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn.