Dr. Slavé Petrovski is a human geneticist by training with over 15 years’ experience leading large-scale omics studies. In this time, Slavé has contributed to shaping the field of contemporary population and statistical genomics, including introducing machine learning & advanced analytics to identify numerous drug targets across a diverse range of diseases. Since 2017, as the Vice President and Head of AstraZeneca’s Centre for Genomics Research (CGR) Slavé is accountable for architecting and delivering the company’s Genomics Initiative strategy. He has built in-house capabilities and expertise across key domains: Bioinformatics, Statistical Genetics, Innovative AI/ML methods, multi-omics, and clinical sciences. Applying these cross-disciplinary skills to large-scale omics datasets.
Leveraging Large-scale Omics to Deliver AstraZeneca's Company-Wide Genomics Initiative
AstraZenecas Genomics Initiative was announced in 2017. Hear some scientific and technical capability vignettes on how the growing collection of integrated multi-modal omics datasets have impacted internal R&D and Clinical Development.
Sharon Terry, Genetic Alliance & Alice Rathjen