Parthasarathy (Partha) Suryanarayanan is a Senior Technical Staff Member, part of the Center for Computational Health under Healthcare & Life Sciences division of IBM Research, driving the adoption of AI applications in the healthcare industry.
He has about 17 years of industry experience building scalable information processing architectures that enable both collaborative research and rapid commercialization. Currently serving as a key strategist in the Healthcare & Life Sciences department of IBM Research, with the dual responsibilities of promoting clinical NLP research and leading the delivery of healthcare AI innovations to hybrid cloud solutions. He has spent the last decade in applying Natural Language Processing to the medical domain, building various research prototypes and helping them turn into business offerings. In the recent past he has designed and collaboratively developed several components of an NLP pipeline that creates a patient record summary which helps clinicians understand and navigate patient electronic medical records (EMR) more efficiently, completely and within context of their role and workflow.
His interests include natural language processing, machine learning, deep learning, information retrieval and software engineering. He is passionate about differentiable geometries and exploring the intersection of Physics and deeplearning.