Professor/ Co-Director of the PathLAKE Consortium
Nasir Rajpoot is Professor of Computational Pathology at the University of Warwick and Honorary Scientist at the Department of Pathology, University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust. He is the founding Director of the Tissue Image Analytics (TIA) Centre (previously the TIA lab) at Warwick since 2012 and also co-Director of the PathLAKE centre of excellence on AI in pathology since Jan 2019. The focus of current research in the TIA lab is on developing novel computational pathology algorithms with applications to computer-assisted grading of cancer and image-based markers for prediction of cancer progression and survival.
Nasir has published over 200 articles and has delivered over 50 invited and keynote talks since 2015 at various national and international venues. He recently served as President of the European Congress on Digital Pathology (ECDP), which took place at Warwick in April 2019. He was recently awarded the Wolfson Fellowship by the UK Royal Society and the Turing Fellowship by the Alan Turing Institute, the UK's national data science institute.