Jonathan Zia M.D., Ph.D.

Professional Tinkerer



I am a neurology resident at Stanford University. I graduated from Emory University School of Medicine (M.D.) in 2022 and earned my Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Georgia Tech in 2020. Previously, I graduated from Arizona State University in 2016 with a BSE in Electrical Engineering. I am interested in medical applications of electrical engineering and computer science.




January 2018 - August 2020

Research Assistant

Graduate research assistant (GRA) in the Inan Research Lab of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Research focuses on using machine learning to create next-generation devices for physiological monitoring.


May 2015 - July 2015

Research Intern

Research Intern in the Singapore Institute for Neurotechnology (SINAPSE). Research focused on wireless power transmission and data telemetry for neuromuscular implants.


October 2013 - May 2016

Undergraduate Researcher

Undergraduate researcher in the Center for Cognitive Ubiquitous Computing (CUbiC) of the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering. Research focused on artificial intelligence for freezing of gait (FoG) prediction in Parkinson's patients.




July 2016 - May 2022

MD/PhD Program

Graduate student in the joint MD/PhD Program at Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology. Research interests include machine learning informatics for noninvasive biomedical monitoring devices.


June 2013 - August 2013

International Study

Studied Mandarin Chinese at East China Normal University in Shanghai, China. Participant in the Chinese Language Flagship program at Arizona State University.


August 2012 - May 2016


BSEE in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University. Also completed pre-medical coursework and the Chinese Language Flagship Program non-diploma track.


Useful Links


Enabyl Inc

Pioneering adaptive mobile and wearable devices for healthcare applications.

Software Portfolio

A sparsely-updated Github profile where I post scripts I've written.


Exploring the nexus of engineering and medicine.


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