Portrait of Kristen Severson

Kristen Severson

Senior Researcher


Kristen Severson is a senior researcher at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, MA. Her primary research interest is in leveraging domain information to improve machine learning algorithms and models, with a particular focus on healthcare applications. Kristen received her PhD from MIT working with Richard Braatz. Before joining MSR, she was a post-doc at the Center for Computational Health, then a research staff member at the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab, both at IBM Research in Cambridge MA.