Heba's research is focused on developing innovative AI approaches to identify the genetic factors that regulate the organisation of cells in various contexts. In 2017, she was awarded a four-year Sir Henry Wellcome Research Fellowship to develop computer vision methods to knowledge-driven machine learning methods for analysing large bioimaging datasets.
Before joining Oxford University, she did her PhD at the Institute of Cancer Research in London in Computational Systems Biology. She studied Computer Information Systems for her bachelor’s degree and Data Warehousing and Data Mining for her master’s degree.
*: The authors contributed equally