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2014 Confirmed Speakers

Sarah Aerni, Ph.D., Senior Data Scientist, Pivotal - Biography 

Mohammand Akbari, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor , Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Scientist, Women's College Research Institute - Biography 

Joshua N. Burton,Research Scientist, Jay Shendure Laboratory, Genome Sciences, University of Washington - Biography 

Atul Butte, M.D., Ph.D., Division Chief and Associate Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine; Director, Center for Pediatric Bioinformatics, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital; Co-Founder, Personalis and Numedii - Biography 

Eithon Cadag, Ph.D., Principal Data Scientist, Ayasdi - Biography 

Michael Dahlweid, M.D., Ph.D., Vice President, GM Portfolio and Product Management, GE Healthcare and Professor for Medical Informatics, Applied Ernst-Abbé University Jena

Karen Eilbeck, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah - Biography 

Jennifer Erwin, Ph.D., Research Scientist, Fred H. Gage Laboratory, Genetics, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Biography 

David Galas, Ph.D., Principal Scientist, Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute - Biography 

Malachi Griffith, Ph.D., Research Faculty, Genetics, The Genome Institute, Washington University School of Medicine

Jill Hagenkord, M.D., CMO, 23andMe, Inc.

Jacqueline Huang, Senior Associate, Reimbursement Policy, Quorum Consulting, Inc.

Gail P. Jarvik, M.D., Ph.D., Head, Division of Medical Genetics, Arno G. Motulsky Endowed Chair in Medicine and Professor, Medicine and Genome Sciences, University of Washington Medical Center - Biography 

Alexander Kaplun, Ph.D., Field Applications Scientist, BIOBASE - Biography 

Maya Kasowski, Ph.D., Research Scientist, Mike Snyder Laboratory, Genetics, Stanford University - Biography 

Jonathan J. Keats, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Integrated Cancer Genomics Division, Translational Genomics Research Institute - Biography 

Nickolay A. Khazanov, Ph.D., Bioinformatics Scientist, Life Sciences Solutions, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Shannon Kieran, MS, LCGC, MBA, Clinical Programs Senior Manager, Life Sciences Solutions, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Elissa Levin, MS, CGC, Head, Genomics and Integrative Health Innovations; Assistant Professor, Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine - Biography 

Jimmy Lin, M.D., Ph.D., President, Rare Genomics Institute - Biography 

Fred Lorey, Ph.D., Representative, North American Council, International Society for Neonatal Screening; Member, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children (SACHDNC); former Acting Director, California Genetic Disease Screening Program, California Department of Public Health

David Magnus, Ph.D., Director, Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics; Thomas A. Raffin Professor, Medicine and Biomedical Ethics; Professor, Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine - Biography 

Keith Marsolo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Division of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and Associate Professor, Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine - Biography 

Heather McLaughlin, Ph.D., MB(ASCP)CM, Clinical Molecular Genetics Fellow, Laboratory for Molecular Medicine, Partners HealthCare Personalized Medicine

Mike M. Moradian, Ph.D., Director of Operations and Molecular Genetics Scientist, Kaiser Permanente Southern California Regional Genetics Laboratory

Lincoln D. Nadauld, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Cancer Genomics, Intermountain Healthcare - Biography 

Julianne M. O'Daniel, MS, CGC, Assistant Professor, Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Biography 

E Sasha Paegle, Senior Business Development Manager, Life Sciences, Isilon Storage Division, EMC² - Biography 

Josh F. Peterson, M.D., MPH, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Medicine, Vanderbilt School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University - Biography 

John Pfeifer, M.D., Ph.D., Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs, Pathology; Professor, Pathology and Immunology; Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine - Biography 

Jamie L. Platt, Ph.D., CGMBS, MB(ASCP), Vice President, Genomic Solutions, Molecular Pathology Laboratory Network, Inc.

Allison Byrum Proffitt, Editorial Director, Bio-IT World

John Quackenbush, Ph.D., Professor, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard School of Public Health; Co-Founder and CEO, GenoSpace - Biography 

Erica Ramos, MS, CGC, Clinical Genomics Specialist, Certified Genetic Counselor, New and Emerging Opportunities, Illumina, Inc.

Mitch Raponi, Ph.D., Senior Director and Head, Molecular Diagnostics, Clovis Oncology - Biography 

Gianluca Roma, MS MBA, Director, Product Management, WaferGen Biosystems

Stefan Roever, CEO & Founder, Genia Technologies - Biography 

Marc Salit, Ph.D., Group Leader, Biochemical Science and Multiplexed Biomolecular Science, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - Biography 

Valerie A. Schneider, Ph.D., Staff Scientist, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health - Biography 

Michael M. Segal, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Scientist, SimulConsult - Biography 

Martin Siaw, Ph.D., MB(ASCP)CM, Associate Scientific Director, Advanced Sequencing, Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute

Enakshi Singh, MSc, Product Manager, SAP HANA Platform for Healthcare, SAP Labs LLC - Biography 

Rajesh Singh, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Katherine Tynan, Ph.D., Business Development & Strategic Consulting for Diagnostics Companies, Tynan Consulting LLC - Biography 

Alexander Eckehart Urban, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Department of Genetics (secondary), Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine - Biography 

Glen J. Weiss, M.D., MBA, Director, Clinical Research, Cancer Treatment Centers of America - Biography 

Colin Williams, Ph.D., Director, Product Strategy, Thomson Reuters - Biography 

Rina Wolf, Vice President of Commercialization Strategies, Consulting and Industry Affairs, XIFIN - Biography 

Elizabeth Worthey, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pediatrics & Bioinformatics Program, Human & Molecular Genetics Center, Medical College of Wisconsin - Biography 

Kai Ye, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Genetics, The Genome Institute, Washington University - Biography