Patrick Schrempf

Research Engineer

About me

I am currently studying for an EngD Computer Science at the University of St Andrews and Canon Medical Research Europe. I completed my BSc Computer Science at the University of St Andrews (2014-2018). Originally from Vienna, I grew up bilingual (German and English) and now live in Edinburgh.


Current research area: "Efficient strategies for training deep neural networks"
In particular, I am working on natural language processing with medical data.

Current research groups:
AI Research (Canon Medical Research Europe)
AI Research Group (University of St Andrews)
Health Informatics Group (University of St Andrews)


Paying Per-Label Attention for Multi-label Extraction from Radiology Reports
{Springer | BibTex}
Large-scale Annotation of Biomedical data and Expert Label Synthesis (LABELS) Workshop @ MICCAI 2020

Language Transfer for Early Warning of Epidemics from Social Media
{arXiv | BibTex}
AI+HADR 2019: Artificial Intelligence for Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Response Workshop @ NeurIPS 2019
[presentation] [poster]

Ontological Attention Ensembles for Capturing Semantic Concepts in ICD Code Prediction from Clinical Text
{ACL | BibTex}
LOUHI 2019: The Tenth International Workshop on Health Text Mining and Information Analysis @ EMNLP 2019

RadarCat: Radar Categorization for Input & Interaction
{ACM | BibTex}
Proceedings of the 29th Annual ACM Symposium on User Interface Software & Technology


Since 2016, I have been competing in local aquathlons, duathlons and triathlons.

Here are some results.

Curriculum Vitae

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