Junior Faculty Fellow
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Shriti Raj is a human-centered computing researcher. Her work focuses on augmenting health-related data reasoning and decision-making. She is jointly appointed as a HAI Faculty Fellow and an Assistant Professor (Research) in the Department of Medicine Center for Biomedical Informatics Research. Shriti received her Ph.D. in Information from the University of Michigan where she was advised by Dr. Mark Newman. Shriti's research develops and evaluates human-centered methods and tools to help people make health data and algorithms actionable. Her past work has contributed a framework and guidelines for computational systems to augment patients’ and clinicians’ ability to inform Type 1 diabetes management by engaging with data from medical wearables. Her work has been published in several Human-Computer Interaction venues including ACM CHI, IMWUT, and CSCW. Prior to doctorate, Shriti completed a master's in Information and Computer Sciences from the University of California Irvine and a bachelor's in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT). Outside work, Shriti enjoys long walks, and bike rides.