Peter Savadjiev

Academic title(s): 

 Assistant Professor (Research)

Contact Information

McGill University Health Center


B. Sc.

M. Eng

Ph.D Computer Science


Dr. Savadjiev is a computer scientist by training, specializing in medical image analysis methodology with applications to neuroimaging, cardiac imaging, and abdominal imaging. He obtained a PhD degree in Computer Science from McGill University. He pursued a post-doctoral fellowship at Harvard Medical School from 2008 to 2010, following which he joined the faculty at Harvard Medical School, first as Instructor 2010-2015, and then as an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Radiology in 2015. Dr. Savadjiev joined the faculty in the Department of Diagnostic Radiology at McGill University in 2016 as Assistant Professor.

Medical School: 


1997-2000 B.Sc. Computer Science and Neuroscience. McGill University, Montreal, Canada. First-class Honours, and Dean’s Honour List.

2000-2003 M.Eng. Electrical Engineering McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

2004-2008 Ph.D. Computer Science McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

Postdoctoral Training: 

10/2008-12/2010 Postdoctoral Fellow, Medical Image Analysis. Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School. 


Work Experience:

12/2010 - 10/2015 Instructor Harvard Medical School.

10/2015 - 5/2017 Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Radiology, Harvard Medical School. 

03/2015 - 09/2016 Adjunct Professor School of Computer Science, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

10/2016 - Assistant Professor Department of Radiology, (Research) Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.