Stephen WongChief Research Informatics Officer at Houston Methodist
Stephen Wong is the John S. Dunn Sr. Presidential Distinguished Chair, Chief Research Information Officer, Director of T.T. and W.F. Chao Center for BRAIN, Associate Director of Houston Methodist Cancer Center and Director of the Informatics Development at Houston Methodist and a Professor of Radiology, Neurosciences, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. His research is in digital health, drug discovery, medical imaging, and systems biology. Previously, he was a Professor at UCSF and Harvard University, handling major medical information and imaging system design and implementation at UCSF, Harvard Medical School, and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Stephen is also an industrial veteran and has served as technical and senior executive roles in major technology-driven companies including HP, AT&T Bell Labs, Philips Healthcare and Charles Schwab, where he produced one of the first web trading platforms. He reviews grants regularly for NIH, DOD, and other granting agencies around the globe. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Lehigh University, B.Eng. in Electrical Engineering (hons) from the University of Western Australia, and senior executive education from Stanford Graduate School of Business, MIT Sloan, and Columbia Business School.