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Ross Upton is a research fellow in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, and CEO and founder of Ultromics Ltd.

Areas of interest

Leveraging AI to develop outcomes-driven diagnostic tools to improve diagnosis and prevention of cardiovascular disease. 

What makes Oxford such a good place to work in AI?

Oxford presents a unique mixture of world-leading computer scientists with cross-departmental links to world-leading clinicians. The University also has a very good relationship with the local NHS trusts, which facilitates the running of clinical trials. This provides three key ingredients – AI expertise, clinical insight and data – to drive AI research in healthcare. 

What is the biggest opportunity or challenge in AI?

The biggest opportunity is applying AI in healthcare to improve patient outcomes – medical imaging is just one area in which we can realise life-changing improvements.

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