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Xiaofeng Liu

Assistant Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging; Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

Contact Information

Xiaofeng Liu

Office Location

  • 100 Church Street South, Wing E, Rm 169
    New Haven, CT 06519



Dr. Liu joined Yale on 03/2024 as an Assistant Professor in traditional tenure track, and an Associate Member (with PI status) at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard (forward related email to: He is also an affiliate faculty member of the Center for Biomedical Data Science (CBDS), Yale Institutes for Foundations of Data Science (FDS), and Global Health (YIGH).

Prior to this, he was an Assistant Professor (2023-24), Instructor (2021-23), and Post/Pre-Doctorial Fellow (2019-21) at Harvard Medical School (MGH/BIDMC).

His research interests are centered around the convergence of trustworthy AI/deep learning, medical imaging, and data science to advance the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment monitoring of various diseases.

Education & Training

  • Assistant Professor
    Harvard Medical School (2024)
  • Affiliate Faculty
    Harvard Data Science Initiative, Kempner Institute for Natural and Artificial Intelligence, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center . (2024)
  • Research Staff
    Massachusetts General Hospital (2024)
  • Instructor
    Harvard Medical School (2023)
  • Post-doctoral Research Fellow (Radiology)
    Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School (2021)
  • Post-doctoral Research Fellow (Neurology)
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School (2020)
  • PhD
    University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Mechatronics
  • Pre-doctoral Research Fellow
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2019)
  • Non Degree Program
    Carnegie Mellon University, Electrical and Computer Engineering (2018)
  • BA
    University of Science and Technology of China, Communication (2014)
  • BE
    University of Science and Technology of China, Automation [Wang-Daheng Elite Class] (2014)
  • Non Degree Program
    University of Science and Technology of China, Life Sciences/Biology (2011)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Trailblazer R21 AwardNIBIB/NIH2024
Google Cloud Research CreditsGoogle2024
National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource Pilot AwardU.S. National Science Foundation (NSF)2024
Marr Prize/Best Paper Award Final List (1st author)IEEE/CVF International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV)2021
IBM Best Paper Award (1st author)IEEE ISBA 20182018

Professional Service

International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI)Area Chair of MICCAI 2023, 20242023 - 2024
MICCAI Workshop on Time-Series Data Analytics and Learning (MTSAIL)Chair2023
IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (TNNLS)Associate Editor2023 - Present

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