A health data scientist, Ruogu Fang is an Assistant Professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering at University of Florida. Her research spans data, brain and health. She focuses on questions such as: How to evaluate brain health, via mining the big medical data? She also explores how to make medical imaging higher quality and lower risk for the broad population. Fang's current research is rooted in the big medical data and brain dynamics understanding. She is the recipient of the single-PI NSF CRII Award, Best Paper Award from IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, Ralph Lowe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award from ORAU, and Robin Sidhu Memorial Young Scientist Award from Society of Brain Mapping and Therapeutics, among the others.
Fang teaches courses such as "Machine Learning", "Data Mining" and "Computer Applications to Biomedical Engineering".