Alfonso Bueno-Orovio

Associate Professor in Computational Medicine at the Department of Computer Science | Tutorial Fellow in Computer Science

Oxford University | Keble College

Speaker Sessions

September 23, 2023 | 02:30 PM (PST) - 03:30 PM (PST)

About Alfonso Bueno-Orovio, PhD

Alfonso Bueno-Orovio is an Associate Professor in Computational Medicine at the Department of Computer Science of Oxford University, and Tutorial Fellow in Computer Science at Keble College.

His research is in the field of Computational Medicine, with a focus on Mathematical Modelling and Simulation, Scientific Computing, Fractional Calculus, and applications of Machine Learning. His main research area is in Cardiovascular Research, to investigate mechanisms of disease, risk stratification of patients, personalisation of therapy, discovery of new therapeutic targets, and the safety and efficacy of treatments, with a focus on the clinical and industrial translation of Computational Medicine.

Professor Alfonso Bueno-Orovio has been the recipient of a British Heart Foundation Research Fellowship on Basic Science, and has received research grants from multiple funders throughout his career, including the EPSRC, the National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs), and the European Union. His research has been awarded best paper prizes from the USA Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, NC3Rs, Safety Pharmacology Society, and at conference venues such us Computing in Cardiology, Functional Imaging and Modelling of the Heart (FIMH 2019 and 2021), or Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI 2019). He is a member of the editorial board of Frontiers in Physiology, Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, and Mathematics.


No relevant financial relationships to disclose.