Dr. Raza Abidi

Professor; Director of Health Informatics

Email: ssrabidi@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-2129
Mailing Address: 

Location: Room 220

Faculty of Computer Science
Dalhousie University
6050 University Avenue
PO BOX 15000
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • AI in Health
  • Digital Health
  • Semantic Web
  • Decision Support Systems

Additional Details

Education: PhD - University of Surrey (1994)
MSc - University of Miami (1989)
BEng - NED University (1986)
Funding: My research projects are funded by government agencies, health organizations and industry, such as National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Canadian Foundation of Innovation (CFI), CANARIE Canada, International Development Research Center (IDRC), Nova Scotia Research, National Cancer Institute of Canada (NCIC) and various industry partners.
Publications: Please see my research group’s website for list of publications.
Teaching: My teaching spans courses in the areas of AI and Health Informatics. My courses include real clinical cases and health data for illustration of theoretical concepts as applied to improve healthcare.