who's in the room?

This format relies on the expertise and openness of attendees. Over 80 precision medicine leaders and experts are confirmed to attend so far, from a mix of pharma, healthcare and research organizations:

  • Adrian Gropper, CTO, Patient Privacy Rights
  • Nathanael Fillmore, Associate Director for Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics, MAVERIC, VA Boston Healthcare System
  • Piotr Sliz, Chief Research Information Officer, Boston Children's Hospital
  • Xiang Chen, Assistant Member, Department of Computational Biology, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital
  • Kevin Hughes, Co-Director, Avon Comprehensive Breast Evaluation Center, Mass General Hospital
  • Will Chen, Director of computational and systems biology, Biogen
  • David Smith, Professor of Laboratory Medicine And Pathology, Mayo Clinic
  • John (Mike) Furgason, Bioinformatician, Division of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital
  • Rory Kirchner, Research Scientist, Bioinformatics Core, Harvard Chan School
  • Jochen (Joe) Lennerz, Associate Director, Center for Integrated Diagnostics, Massachusetts General Hospital  
  • Iain Wallace, Senior Informatics Analyst, Merck
  • Pablo Cingolani, Principal Scientist, AstraZeneca
  • Mark Aquino, Data Scientist II, AbbVie
  • Kam Chana, Associate Director, Scientific Computing, Merck
  • Sridevi Ponduru, Associate Medical Director, Takeda Pharmaceutical
  • Gopinath Karunakaran, Senior Solution Architect, Global Development Operation, Takeda Pharmaceutical
  • Monica Wang, Principal Bioinformatics Architect, Takeda Oncology
  • Artur Veloso, Investigator II, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research
  • Michelle Penny, Senior Director, Head of Translational Genome Sciences, Biogen
  • Matthew Kennedy, Director, Early Discovery, Merck
  • Gregory Hinkle, Director, Research Informatics and Genomics, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
  • Diane Joseph-McCarthy, Vice President, Translational Science, Enbiotix
  • Collin Stultz, Principal Investigator, Research Laboratory of Electronics (RLE), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Gautham Sridharan, Research Scientist, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
  • Jennifer Wortman, Sr Director of Bioinformatics, Seres Therapeutics
  • Agustin Chicas, Head of Genomic Target Discovery and Validation, Forma Therapeutics
  • Aaron Day-Williams, Director of Quantitative Target Sciences, Merck
  • Matthew Eaton, Principal Scientist, Computational Biology, Syros Pharmaceuticals
  • David Orlando, Principal Scientist, Computational Biology, Syros Pharmaceuticals
  • Heming Xing, Senior Principal Scientist, Precision Immunology Cluster, Sanofi
  • Sharon  Shechter, Principal Investigator, Silicon Therapy
  • Kathleen Burke, Senior Scientist, Oncology Bioinformatics, AstraZeneca
  • Hans Winkler, Independent Consultant
  • Veena Nanavati, Master Data Management Architect, Bayer
  • Herb Sarnoff, CEO, Infixion Bio
  • Bipin Karunakaran, VP, Enterprise Data Management, Geisinger
  • Chandra Sekhar Pedamallu, NGS pipeline Lead, Sanofi
  • Robert Urban, Global Head, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Johnson & Johnson
  • Jonas Dorn, Project Lead, Digital Health, Novartis
  • David Siedzik, Associate Director, Portfolio and Engagement Strategy, Data Sciences Platform, Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT
  • Niloofar Jalali, Research Fellow in Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School
  • Adem Albayrak, Product Lead, DFCI Informatics, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Mark Kon, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, Boston University
  • Renato Umeton, Head of Data Science, Data Science and Bioinformatics Group, Informatics Department, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • John Methot, Director, Health Informatics Architecture, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Catherine Del Vecchio Fitz, Senior Research Scientist, Clinical Genomics, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Elizabeth Worthey, Director, Software Development and Informatics, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
  • Lorena Pantano, Research Scientist, Bioinformatics Core, Harvard Chan School
  • Tengui Chen, Bioinformatics Data Scientist, Sanofi Oncology
  • Ingrid A. Holm, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
  • Matthew Lebo, Director of Bioinformatics, Harvard Medical School
  • Matt Ducar, Associate director of CCGD/PROFILE informatics, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Laura Rasmussen-Torvik, Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Lin Yuan, Senior Manager, Biologics Business Partner, Pfizer
  • John Quackenbush, Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Marylyn Ritchie, Director, Center for Translational Bioinformatics, Institute for Biomedical Informatics (IBI), University of Pennsylvania
  • Jennifer Hall, Chief of the Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine, American Heart Association
  • Raminder Singh, Senior Team Lead Data Science and Research Facilitation, Harvard University
  • Joon Sang Lee, Senior Sceintist, Translational Medicine, Sanofi Oncology
  • Arnaub Chatterjee, Senior Expert/Associate Partner, Pharmaceutical and Medical Products, McKinsey and Company
  • Rory Coffey, Scientist, Functional Genomics, Forma Therapeutics
  • Mikael Dusenne, Biomedical Informatics Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School
  • Christine Briggs, Science Writer and Computational Biologist, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Eila Arich-Landkof, Founder and CEO of Oriel Research (AI for Precision Medicine)
  • Kenneth Paik, Co-Director, MIT Sana
  • Hoon Cho, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Tristan Lubinski, Senior Scientist, Next Generation Sequencing, AstraZeneca
  • Richard Park, Bioinformatician, Boston University
  • Melody Slashinski, Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts
  • David Thomas, Director, Cachexia Discovery & Therapeutic Development, The Broad
  • Kyle Lambert, R&D Specialist III, Bioinformatics, Bayer
  • Brett Beaulieu-Jones, Research Fellow of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School
  • Alon Dagan, Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Shira Rockowitz, Genomics and Bioinformatics Lead, Research Computing, Boston Children's Hospital
  • John Hutchinson, Associate Director, Bioinformatics Core, Harvard Chan School of Public Health
  • John Eicher, Senior Scientist, Genetics and Pharmacogenomics, Merck