Nigam Shah, MBBS, PhD

Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Biomedical Data Science, Stanford University 

Assistant Director, Center for Biomedical Informatics Research

Dr. Nigam Shah is associate professor of Medicine (Biomedical Informatics) at Stanford University, and an executive member of the Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program. Dr. Shah's research focuses on combining machine learning and prior knowledge in medical ontologies to enable the learning health system. Dr. Shah was elected into the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI) in 2015 and is inducted into the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) in 2016. He holds an MBBS from Baroda Medical College, India, a PhD from Penn State University and completed postdoctoral training at Stanford University.