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Faculty of Science Presents ‘IT Seminar Speaker Series’ – Intelligent Dermatology with Dr. Maryam Sadeghi

Posted on: Nov 18, 2021

Join us!

When: Friday, November 26, 2021

Time: 4:00 pm MST

Where: Google Meet


Intelligent Dermatology

Dr. Sadeghi will explain how IT and emerging technologies can support physicians and healthcare systems to provide better services to the patients.


About the Speaker

Maryam Sadeghi, the CEO and Co-Founder of MetaOptima Technology Inc, completed her PhD

in Computing Science at Simon Fraser University in the Medical Image Analysis lab. In addition,

Maryam was the recipient of the CIHR Skin Research Training Scholarship and completed her

research at the BC Cancer Agency and Skin Care Center at UBC Dermatology.

In 2012, she co-founded MetaOptima Technology Inc. with Dr. Majid Razmara in Vancouver,

Canada, where MoleScope and DermEngine were developed for intelligent dermatology, smart

skin imaging, analytics and management. Dr. Sadeghi has won numerous national awards for her innovative works.

Since its development, MetaOptima has become one of the fastest growing digital health

technology companies in Canada, with successful expansion into the US, UK, Italy, Australia,

and New Zealand. The company is continuing to extend its reach through expansion into the

global market, and empower a greater number of physicians and patients for better care



About IT Seminar Speaker Series

The speaker series aims to introduce CUE students and other interested individuals to emerging topics in IT, professional issues and responsibilities, employability skills, and careers in IT-related areas.



For questions about this seminar, please email:

Dr. Nasim Hajari, PhD, Assistant Professor, nasim.hajari@concordia.ab.ca