Speaker Profile

Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, Imagene

Dr. Nurit Paz-Yaacov is the Chief Scientific Officer at Imagene AI - a BioMed startup company with groundbreaking technology in the field of precision oncology using Artificial Intelligence.Dr. Paz-Yaacov brings more than 20 years of multidisciplinary scientific research in human genetics and genomic sequencing and interpretation, with an emphasis on cancer research.Prior to her role at Imagene AI, Dr. Paz-Yaacov was the Head of Scientific Research at Genoox, a cloud platform that provides actionable interpretation for real-time/real-life genomic data.Dr. Paz-Yaacov holds B.Sc, M.Sc, and Ph.D. degrees from Tel-Aviv University and completed her Postdoctoral studies at Bar-Ilan University. Her studies, and research in the fields of cancer, applied genomics, and epi-genomics, received recognition through numerous publications and prizes.

 Session Abstract – PMWC 2023 Silicon Valley

Track 4 - January 27 9.00 A.M.-3.00 P.M.

Track Chair: Sean Khozin, CancerLinQ

  • PMWC Award Ceremony:
    Pioneer Honoree: Daniela Ushizima, LBNL, UCSF, UCB & Lea Grinberg, UCSF
  • Pattern Recognition and Content Quantification in Early-stage Disease Diagnosis (PANEL)
    Chair: Daniela Ushizima, LBNL, UCSF, UCB
    - Lea Grinberg, UCSF
    - Suzanne Baker, LBL
  • Second Phase of AI Imaging is Clinical Validation
    - Sean Khozin, CancerLinQ
  • Large-Scale Spatial Omics Imaging Analysis To Decipher The Tumor Microenvironment
    - Joseph Lehar, Owkin
  • Latest Achievement in AI Imaging Technology in the area of Radiology and Pathology
    Chair: Lars Coster, Icometrix
    - Joachim H. Schmid, NanoString Technologies
    - Fedaa Najdawi, PathAI
    - Nurit Paz Yaacov, Imagene
    - Neil Weisenfeld, 10x
  • AI in Radiology & Pathology Applications (Clinical Research)
    Chair: Mirabela Rusu, Stanford
    - Saeed Hassanpour, Dartmouth
    - Jeanne Shen, Stanford
    - Pratik Mukherjee, UCSF
  • PMWC NCI Showcase
    - Omid Moghadam, Rapid
  • PMWC Showcase
    - Amanda Hanson, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System