Speaker Profile

Ph.D., computational biologist professor , Weizmann Inst. of Science

Biography
Eran Segal heads a multi-disciplinary team of computational biologists and experimental scientists in Computational and Systems biology. His research focuses on Microbiome, Nutrition, Genetics, and their effect on health and disease. His aim is to develop personalized medicine based on big data from human cohorts. Prof. Segal published over 200 publications, and received several awards and honors for his work. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Prof. Segal developed models for analyzing the dynamics of the pandemic and served as an advisor to the government of Israel. Before joining the Weizmann Institute, Prof. Segal held an independent research position at Rockefeller University, New York. Education: Prof. Segal was awarded a B.Sc. in Computer Science summa cum laude in 1998, from Tel-Aviv University, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Genetics in 2004, from Stanford University


 Session Abstract – PMWC 2023 Silicon Valley

Track 2 - January 25 9.00 A.M.-3.00 P.M.


Track Co-Chairs:
Russ Cucina, UCSF

  • How can AI and Data Science Determine Which Patients should be Preemptively Tested? (PANEL)
    Chair: Russ Cucina, UCSF
    - Lisa Kroon, UCSF
    - Eran Segal, WI
    - Daniel Knecht, CVS Health
  • Establishing Genomics in the Clinic as a Routine Requires AI and Automation
    Chair: Bani Tamraz, UCSF
    - Sergio Baranzini, UCSF
    - Gill Bejeran, Stanford
  • Representation and Equity in Genomic Data
    Chair: Karen Miga, UCSC
    - Timothy Rebbeck, Harvard
    - Keolu Fox, UC San Diego
  • Overcoming Barriers to Bringing Multi-omic's into Clinical Practices
    Chair: Russ Cucina, UCSF
    - Peter DeVault, Epic
    - Kevin Hass, Myriad
    - Kevin Cramer, Sapio Sciences
    - Jim Chen, Tempus
  • Misaligned Incentives Across Public-Private Partnerships in Patient Health (PANEL)
    Chair: Justin Wildsmith, Syntropy
    - Ken Harris, AWS
    - Steve Goldstein, UC Irvine
    - Suzanne George, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
    - Nelson D’Antonio, Palantir
  • PMWC Showcase:
    - Thomas Westerling-Bui, Aiforia Inc.