Dr. Mengling FENG


Dr. Mengling Feng is currently the lab head of the Bioinformatics and Healthcare Analytics lab, Data Analytics Department, Institute for Infocomm Research. He is also jointly appointed as the Adjunct Assistant Professor in both the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.

Dr Feng was a Senior Post-doc and is currently a Research Affiliate with the Lab of Computational Physiology, Harvard-MIT Health Science Technology Division.  His research is to develop effective medical Big Data management and analysis methods to extract actionable knowledge to improve the quality of care.  His research brings together concepts and tools across machine learning, optimization, signal processing, statistical causal inference and big data management.  In particular, he has been publishing on physiological signal forecasting, modeling of disease progress trajectory, dynamic patient phenotyping, statistical understanding of treatment effects and management of heterogeneous medical big data.

Recognizing his expertise, Dr. Feng works closely with clinicians around the world, and he also collaborates with major healthcare and IT companies, such as Philips and SAP.  Dr. Feng’s work was recognized by both well-established journals, such as Science Translational Medicine, and top international conferences, such as KDD and AMIA.