University of California – San Diego - Member
Karthik is a current 3rd year medical student at UCSD. He originally studied engineering with a focus on biomedical devices at UC Berkeley before spending two years working to discover new therapies for rare cancers using machine learning. At UCSD, he has been deeply involved with high value care initiatives as a member of the 2022 STARS Cohort, Co-President of the UCSD VBM student interest group, and Co-Founder of the HealthValueLab. He is excited to be a member of this committee and advance HVC education. His other research interests include machine learning approaches to device safety, perioperative quality improvement, immunotherapy response, and sepsis prediction.