Dr. Tison speaks at the Future of Individualized Medicine 2019.

Using Artificial Intelligence to Expand what is Possible in Medicine | UCSF Cardiology Grand Rounds 2022



 The Tison lab receives the New Innovator Award from the National Institutes of Health Office of the Director for exceptionally creative, innovative and high impact research.

 The San Francisco Chronicle discusses AI work from the Tison lab and efforts to translate these advances to improve patient care. August 2023.

 Using AI to Automatically Assess Cardiac Systolic (Pump) Function from Routine Coronary Angiograms. JAMA Cardiology 2023. In MedscapeScience Magazine, AAAS, CardiacWire, MedImaging,, UCSFMedicalXpress, Healio, Physicians WeeklyCardiac Rhythm NewsAZORobotics, MDEdgeCardiovascular Business, UCSF News, Cardiovascular News, the Limbic, Ma Clinique (French), News Medical, Mirage, Two Minute Medicine and others.

Worldwide Physical Activity Trends in the 2 years since COVID pandemic onset in The Lancet Global Health. In Runners WorldHelio, Health Day, Newswise, News Medical, Doctors Lounge, Gazette-Times and others.

Dr. Tison talks to NPR about worldwide activity trends since the start of COVID-19 radio segment and article. March 2022.


Using AI-enhanced ECGs to assess longitudinal trends in disease status and drug treatment response in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy a Tison Lab study in JACC: Journal of the American College of Cardiology In Cardiology Today/Helio, Cathlab DigestMedical News, UK News, Newswise, Newsbreezer South Africa, UCSF News. March 2022.

 A Nature Reviews Endocrinology article highlights work led by the Tison Lab published in Nature Medicine detecting diabetes with smartphones, discussing the broad potential benefits of its accessibility and some of the work ahead to deploy this biomarker clinically. October 2020.

Using Deep Learning to Develop a Digital Biomarker for Diabetes from Smartphone-based Vascular Signals, a study in Nature Medicine led by the Tison lab. In AAAS, Medscape, The Wall Street JournalSTAT News, MobiHealthNewsMedgadget, Engadget (Japan), AI NewsCardiovascular Business, Diabetes NewsTimes Select (S. Africa), FreethinkPhotonicsInteresting Engineering, New Atlas, Wonderful EngineeringMedical News, Tech and Geek, Mental Daily, Web 24 NewsMedIndia, Bioon (Chinese), Daily Geek (French), NCYT (Spanish), Sputnik (Arabic), BECTN (Russian), RTBF (Belgium), Sputnik (Japan), MedicinaSA (Brazil), UCSF News and Medical Xpress. August 2020.




Worldwide Effect of COVID-19 on Physical Activity and Implications for Social Distancing, a study in the Annals of Internal Medicine led by the Tison labIn The New York Times (Article 1Article 2, and Article 3), The Washington Post, The Atlantic, National Public Radio (NPR), Vox, World Economic ForumMedPage Today, AAASUCSF News, Becker's Hospital Review, Science Codex, InquisitrKXLH, The Irish Times, The Brisbane Times, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Borneo Bulletin, The Age, WA TodayTeens in Health, The Times of India, and an ABC News Segment. July 2020.


*Please refer to the primary article for scientifically appropriate data interpretations and conclusions. Any interpretations or connotations beyond these, such as reflected in this or any news article, may not reflect the intended message or opinions of the Tison lab. 



UCSF School of Medicine Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Seminar on Computational Methods and Digital Health 2021









Dr. Tison discusses how AI can assist Echocardiography (cardiac ultrasound) at the American Society of Echocardiography Scientific Sessions 2020.

Dr. Tison on Apple Watch's Mobility Metrics on CNET, MSN and Science Times. July-August 2020.

The Tison lab was awarded a grant from the Digital Transformation Institute, in collaboration with Dr. Alberto Sangiovanni Vincentelli's group at UC Berkeley, to develop AI-based algorithms to mitigate COVID-19. June 2020.

American Society of Echocardiography podcast interviews Dr. Tison about his publication Phenogrouping Heart Failure with Echo using Machine Learning. March 2020.

Detection of Atrial Fibrillation by Smartwatch using Deep Learning, a study in JAMA Cardiology. In TechCrunch, CNBC, and Forbes among others. March 2018.

Dr. Tison Speaks about Artificial Intelligence and Healthcare at the American College of Rheumatology National Meeting 2018

Dr. Tison Speaks about "Demystifying Artificial Intelligence in Cardiology" at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2017.

Dr. Tison is a UC Berkelely RISE Lab Visiting Faculty Researcher