Matthias Groeschel graduated with an MD-PhD from the University of Groningen, The Netherlands. He conducted his PhD thesis at the Institut Pasteur in Paris and the Research Center Borstel which comprised experimental work and genomic analyses of pathogenic bacteria. He then joined the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School to study antimicrobial resistance and transmission of tuberculosis causing bacteria. Dr Groeschel supports several AI for Health projects at ITU, including AI for Good webinars and the Focus Group on AI for Health. He is currently a resident physician in pulmonary medicine at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany, and a research fellow in biomedical informatics at Harvard Medical School.