Prof. Dr. Mauricio Reyes is the head of Healthcare Imaging A.I. at the Medical Faculty of University of Bern, Switzerland. He has a bachelor degree from the University of Santiago de Chile, Chile in 2001 and his thesis, “Three-dimensional Reconstruction of a Human Embryo Hand Using Artificial Vision Techniques”, was awarded best Electrical Engineering bachelor thesis work. Later on, during 2002-2004, he conducted studies to obtain a Ph.D. degree in computer sciences from the University of Nice, France, on the topic of lung cancer imaging and breathing compensation in emission tomography, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Grégoire Malandain, Asclepios research project (formerly known as Epidaure).
In 2006 he joined the Medical Image Analysis group at the MEM Research Center as a postdoctoral fellow focusing on topics related to medical image analysis and statistical shape models for orthopaedic research. In 2008, he took over the lead of the Medical Image Analysis group at the Institute for Surgical Technology and Biomechanics, Switzerland.
At VISUM 2019, Mauricio Reyes will speak on Interpretability.