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Anne Martel

University of Toronto

Anne Martel


Dr. Anne Martel, BSc, PhD is a Senior Scientist at Sunnybrook Research Institute in Toronto, a Professor in Medical Biophysics at the University of Toronto and a Vector Faculty Affiliate. Her research program is focused on the development of advanced machine learning methods for medical image analysis, digital pathology and personalized medicine. She has more than 20 years of experience in developing research software and in 2006 she co-founded Pathcore, a digital pathology software company.

Dr. Martel is a very active member of the medical image analysis community and is a board member and fellow of the MICCAI (Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Interventions) Society. She is a member of the External Advisory Board for the Imaging Data Commons – a cloud-based resource within NIH-NCI Cancer Research Data Commons that will connect researchers with cancer imaging datasets and resources for exploring those datasets.

She is also a member of the CIHR College of Reviewers and has regularly served on the MPI grant review panel since 2012. Dr. Martel also serves as an external reviewer for NSERC CS, Engineering and Physics panels and the CRC.