Physician, Cancer Specialist, Radiologist
Constance “Connie” Lehman, MD–PhD, is professor of radiology at Harvard Medical School, and chief of Breast Imaging and co-director of the Avon Comprehensive Breast Evaluation Center at the Massachusetts General Hospital. She is a change agent, innovator, and pioneer in the domain of Artificial Intelligence implementation in clinical medical practice. She received her MD–PhD from Yale and specialized in the imaging sciences applied to breast cancer. With over 230 scientific publications, she has led careful studies of advanced imaging tools to identify breast cancer at its earliest stages–when it can be cured. Her efforts focus on applying AI to deliver higher quality health outcomes at lower costs for the full diversity of patients at risk for and with cancer. Collectively, her philosophy embodies the notion that we improve the health of our community by delivering the highest quality patient-centered care in a setting of active innovation and education.