May Wang

Georgia Tech / Emory University

Dr. Wang is a Wallace H. Coulter Distinguished Faculty Fellow and full professor in the Departments of Biomedical Eng. and Electrical and Computer Eng. at Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University. She received BEng from Tsinghua University China, and MS/PhD degrees from Georgia Institute of Technology. Her research is in Biomedical Big Data Analytics with a focus on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI) and AI for predictive, personalized, and precision health (pHealth). Dr. Wang published over 260 peer-reviewed articles in referred journals and conference proceedings and delivered over 240 invited and keynote lectures. She is a recipient of the Georgia Tech Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award for Undergraduate Research, and a recipient of Emory University MilliPub Award (for a high-impact paper that is cited over 1,000 times). Currently, Dr. Wang is Director of Biomedical Big Data Initiative, a Kavli Fellow, a Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Scholar, a Petit Institute Faculty Fellow, an AIMBE Fellow, an IAMBE Fellow, and a member of the Board of Directors in American Board of AI in Medicine. She serves as the Senior Editor for IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions for BME and IEEE Reviews for BME, a permanent panelist for NIH CDMA study section, an NSF Smart and Connect Health panelist, and a panelist for Brain Canada and multiple European countries. During 2018-2020, she was Carol Ann and David Flanagan Distinguished Faculty Fellow of BME at Georgia Tech. In 2021, she is in Georgia Tech Provost’s Emerging Leaders Program, and an Executive Committee of IAMBE. During 2017-2019, she served as Vice President of IEEE EMBS, AIMBE Nomination Committee Chair, and Georgia Tech Biomedical Informatics Program Co-Director in Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute (ACTSI). During 2015-2016, she was IEEE EMBS Distinguished Lecturer and an Emerging Area Editor for PNAS.

7:30pm - 8:00pm EST

5th Annual Virtual Reality Day (-5 GMT) Saturday - November 20th

Systematic Review on Mixed Reality for Combating COVID-19