Age: 18Saratoga, CA
Project Title: Deep Learning-Based Automated Tool Detection and operative Skill Assessment in Surgical Videos
Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
Still working on new, interesting technologies and hopefully continuing to develop exciting, intelligent tools for the benefit of humanity.
If you had a warning label, what would yours say?
Bad with emails
If you could have dinner with the five most interesting people in the world, living or dead, who would they be?
Mahatma Gandhi, Toussaint Louverture, Benjamin Franklin, Leonardo da Vinci, Alexander the Great
In the News9/26/17 - India West: Saratoga Indian American Teen Named a Davidson Fellow Laureate For Creating Eye Diagnostic App8/31/17 - The Mercury News: "Saratoga: Teen Wins $50,000 For Creation of Medical App"
SARATOGA TEEN AWARDED $50,000 FOR DISEASE DETECTING SMARTPHONE APP
Rishab Gargeya to be Named a 2017 Davidson Fellow Laureate
Reno, Nev. – The Davidson Institute of Talent Development has announced the 2017 Davidson Fellows. Among the honorees is 18-year-old Rishab Gargeya of Saratoga, Calif. Gargeya won a $50,000 Davidson Fellows Scholarship for his project, EyeLogic: All-Purpose Vision Disease Detection in Clinic-Sourced and Low-Cost Smartphone-Based Retinal Images. He is one of only 20 students across the country to receive this honor.
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Started in 1999, the Davidson Institute for Talent Development is a 501(c)3 private operating foundation. Our mission is to recognize, nurture and support profoundly intelligent young people ages 18 and under, and to provide opportunities for them to develop their talents to make a positive difference.
Profoundly gifted students are those who score in the 99.9th percentile on IQ and achievement tests. Read more about this population in this article.