Speaker Profile

MS, Program and Operations Manager, Engage Health

As Program and Operations Manager of Engage Health, Austin leads efforts in trial-enabling protocols and health research in the rare disease space. Austins background in neuroscience and biomedical engineering, plus extensive experience supporting precision medicine trials through genetic testing, caregiver/patient identification and clinical trial recruitment prove useful to clients as they work to advance their programs in rare and complex conditions. Experienced in the challenges facing those developing rare disease therapies, he uses relationships built up over the years as well as Engage Healths EnCompass(R) database to efficiently address business challenges.

Clinical Dx Showcase:
Engage Health, Inc.

Engage Health is a health research firm specializing in rare diseases. Expertise in caregiver and patient identification, support of genetic testing, and other trial-enabling services.

Enabling Precision Medicine Trials Through Genetic Testing
Case study: program which successfully increased awareness/utilization of genetic testing, enabling clinical trials in Parkinson's disease.

 Session Abstract – PMWC 2022 Silicon Valley

Track 6, June 28-30

The PMWC 2022 Clinical & Research Tools Showcase will provide a 15-minute time slot for selected companies in this space. The Clinical & Research Tools is a showcase for innovative technologies that are used for the analysis of genetic variation and function, helping to advance breakthroughs in genetic health, rare disease conditions on individuals of all ages, complex diseases and cancer care. Next-generation sequencing (NGS) and microarray technologies empower rapidly evolving genomic revolution.