Dr. Anthony ChangAnthony Chang, MD, MBA, MPH, is a pediatric cardiologist, Chief Intelligence and Innovation Officer at CHOC Children’s Orange County and is known for several innovations in pediatric cardiac care. Dr. Chang completed his Masters of Science (MS) in Data Science with a sub-specialization in artificial intelligence from Stanford School of Medicine and is the founder and medical director of the nascent Medical Intelligence and Innovation Institute (MI3) that is supported by the Sharon Disney Lund Foundation. The institute is dedicated to implement data science and artificial intelligence in medicine and is the first institute of its kind in a hospital.

 

Dr. Chang has been the medical director of several pediatric cardiac intensive care programs (including Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, Miami Children’s Hospital, and Texas Children’s Hospital). He is the founder of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society (PCICS) and the founder of the Asia-Pacific Pediatric Cardiac Society (APPCS).  Dr. Chang has started a pediatric innovation leadership group whose bi-annual symposium Pediatrics2040: Emerging Trends and Future Innovations became a catalyst for the international Society for Pediatric Innovation (iSPI).  Each summer, the MI3 Summer Internship Program, founded by Dr. Chang, mentors close to 100 young physicians-to-be.