Dr. Liat Dassa is an Immunology Team Leader at CytoReason, an Israeli tech company developing AI for drug development. She oversees the team of immunologists and data annotators generating and ensuring the biological validity of the company’s computational disease models. Liat completed her BSc and MSc in biomedical sciences at the Hebrew University where she graduated magna cum laude and with honors, respectively. She went on to complete her doctorate in immunology there, focusing on the interaction of viruses and tumor-associated bacteria with the immune system. Liat served as soldier and commander in the Israeli Defense Force’s 8200 intelligence unit. She lives with her husband and two children in Modiin, Israel.
Using Computational Disease Models for Synthetic Trials
Russ Cucina, UCSF