Sreenath A Madathil is an oral epidemiologist whose work lies at the intersection of epidemiology, data science, and machine learning disciplines. His research interest is in the implementation of advanced statistical models and machine learning algorithms to support the clinical decision making process in oral health care.
In collaboration with machine learning experts at the department of computer engineering, Dr Madathil is developing an individualized risk prediction algorithm for head and neck cancer, which is designed to be used in the primary care setting. Dr Madathil envisions the use of data, analytical methods and technology to empower society, leading to an overall improvement in health and health care while maintaining equity.
B.D.S., MS.C., Ph.D.
- Data science
- Machine learning
- Bayesian statistics