Michael Byrne, MD (Cantab), MRCP, FRCPC
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
Vancouver General Hospital

Dr. Michael Byrne is a Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at Vancouver General Hospital/University of British Columbia.

He is also the CEO of Satisfai Health, an up-and-coming digital health company in Gastroenterology. Satisfai aims to provide wide-ranging AI solutions in healthcare. Dr Byrne is also co-founder of the “ai4gi” venture.

Specializing in gastroenterology and interventional endoscopy, he is the Director of the Interventional Endoscopy Fellowship programme at Vancouver General Hospital/University of British Columbia.

Dr. Byrne is a graduate of Cambridge University, and trained in advanced endoscopy at Duke University. He holds a doctorate degree from Cambridge University for his molecular science bench research work on Helicobacter pylori and Cyclo-oxygenase.

Dr Byrne is widely regarded as one of the leading physician experts in Artificial Intelligence as applied to Gastroenterology. He is an AI reviewer for all the top medical journals.

He has presented at many international conferences, particularly in relation to Artificial Intelligence and Gastroenterology in the last few years.

He has published over 150 papers in peer-reviewed journals, several book chapters, and over 200 abstracts, many of these in the field of AI in the last 5 years.

He has recently been commissioned to be lead editor for a textbook on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine.