Meet The Speakers

Over 40 expert speakers from academia, industry and government participated in the 2016 conference.

Nancy Adler, PhD
Director, Center for Health and Community, UCSF Details

Gill Bejerano, PhD
Associate Professor, Developmental Biology, StanfordDetails

Robert Califf, MD
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Commissioner of Food and DrugsDetails

Christina Curtis, PhD, MSc
Assistant Professor, Medicine & Genetics
StanfordDetails

Margot Gerritsen, PhD
Director, ICME
StanfordDetails

Susan Holmes, PhD
Professor, Statistics
StanfordDetails

Eimear Kenny, PhD
Assistant Professor, Genetics, Ichan School of Medicine at Mount SinaiDetails

Fei-Fei Li, PhD
Associate Professor, Computer Science, StanfordDetails

Sylvia Plevritis, PhD
Professor, Radiology
StanfordDetails

Richard H. Scheller, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer and Head of Therapeutic Development, 23andMeDetails

Holly Tabor, PhD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
University of WashingtonDetails

C. Jason Wang, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
StanfordDetails

Russ Altman, MD, PhD
Professor, Bioengineering,
Genetics & Medicine, Stanford Details

Ami Bhatt, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Medicine and Genetics, Stanford Details

Richard Chen, MD, MS
Chief Science Officer
Personalis Details

Lesley Curtis, PhD
Professor, Medicine
Duke UniversityDetails

Rohit Gupta
Director, Biobank
StanfordDetails

Kathy Hudson, PhD
Deputy Director for Science, Outreach and Policy, NIH Details

Peter Kim, PhD
Virginia and D.K. Ludwig Professor of Biochemistry, StanfordDetails

Steve Lohr
Reporter
New York TimesDetails

William (Bill) Riley, PhD
Director, Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, NIHDetails

Nigam Shah, PhD
Associate Professor, Medicine
StanfordDetails

Olga Troyanskaya, PhD
Professor, Computer Science
Princeton UniversityDetails

George Weinstock, PhD
Professor, Director of Microbial Genetics
The Jackson LaboratoryDetails

Euan Ashley, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Medicine and Genetics, StanfordDetails

Carlos Bustamante, PhD
Professor, Genetics
StanfordDetails

Deanna Church, PhD
Senior Director of Applications
10x GenomicsDetails

Sumbul Desai, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine
StanfordDetails

Robert Harrington, MD
Arthur L. Bloomfield Professor of Medicine, Chair, Medicine, StanfordDetails

Erik Ingelsson, MD, PhD
Professor, Medicine
StanfordDetails

Harlan Krumholz, MD, SM
Harold H. Hines, Jr. Professor of Medicine
Yale UniversityDetails

Yvonne Maldonado, MD
Senior Associate Dean, Faculty Development & Diversity, StanfordDetails

Eytan Ruppin, MD, PhD
Professor, University of Maryland & Tel-Aviv UniversityDetails

Shahar Shpigelman
Big Data Analytics Manager
IntelDetails

Laura van ‘t Veer, PhD
Professor, Laboratory Medicine
UCSFDetails

Claudia Williams
Senior Advisor, Health Technology and Innovation at the White House OSTPDetails

Serafim Batzoglou, PhD
Professor, Computer Science
StanfordDetails

Blake Byers, PhD
General Partner
Google VenturesDetails

Mark Cullen, MD
Professor, Medicine
StanfordDetails

Werner Eberhardt, PhD, MBA
General Manager Personalized Medicine
SAP SEDetails

Jody Heymann, MD, PhD
Dean, Fielding School of Public Health
UCLADetails

Shasha Jumbe
Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationDetails

Martin Landray, PhD
Professor, Medicine & Epidemiology OxfordDetails

Lloyd Minor, MD
Dean School of Medicine, Professor, Otolaryngology, Stanford Details

Suchi Saria, PhD
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Johns Hopkins UniversityDetails

Michael Snyder, PhD
Stanford Ascherman Professor and Chair of Genetics, StanfordDetails

Dennis Wall, PhD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
StanfordDetails

Daniela Witten, PhD
Associate Professor, Biostatistics and Statistics, University of WashingtonDetails

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