Parsa Bagherzadeh, Ph.D.
Department of Oncology, McGill University
Parsa Bagherzadeh obtained his PhD in
Computer Science from Concordia University under the supervision of
Professor Sabine Bergler, and he was a proud member of the CLaC lab
(Computational Linguistics at Concordia). In his PhD, he focused on the
integration of external knowledge sources for language processing,
specifically biomedical text processing. He has a masters in Artificial
Intelligence from Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran, and a bachelor’s
in Computer Engineering from the University of Birjand, Iran.
Currently, he is a Postdoctoral Fellow at McGill University, where he
focuses on Natural Language Processing techniques to leverage clinical
text reports for cancer treatment outcome prediction.