|Sinchai Tsao PhD is currently the Principal Consultant at Sinch Consulting LLC and a core scientific software consultant for Malaria Diagnostics at Intellectual Ventures Labs.
Sinchai received his A.B. in International Relations and Sc.B. in Biophysics from Brown University and his MSBME, MSEE & PhD from the Viterbi School of Engineering at University of Southern California. He is a graduate of the CIBORG Laboratory at USC/Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, where his advisor was Natasha Lepore, PhD. He was also part of Manbir Singh, PhD‘s Biomedical Imaging Lab before his passing in Dec, 2011. During his time in Los Angeles, he served as Director of Engineering Curriculum for Iridescent Learning – a science outreach 501c3 non-profit. He did his postdoctoral training at University of Washington’s Biomedical Image Computing Group in the Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics. He has more than 10 years of experience working on multiple medical imaging problems from using MRI metrics to investigate changes during Dementia and Aging to surface analysis of the developing human cerebral cortex to automated determination of skeletal bone age in children from hand x-rays.