Funding Panel

Title: The Future of Health Data Science


Panel Moderator: Fei Wang. PhD. Weill Cornell Medical College

Health data science refers to the discipline of analyzing the large amount of data generated from different aspects of healthcare and medicine. The recent boom of AI and machine learning technologies has revolutionized the way of insight generation from big health data, and these insights have provided us big premises on disease understanding, clinical practice and healthcare delivery. This panel focuses on the funding opportunities on future of health data science. We invited representatives from federal funding agencies, private foundations and industries. The audience will have opportunities to interact with the panelists directly.

Panel Speakers

  • Lee Lancashire, Ph.D., Chief Information Officer, Cohen Veterans Bioscience.

  • Anna Naito, Ph.D., Senior Associate Director, Research Programs, Michael J. Fox Foundation.

  • Peter B. Walker, Ph.D., Program Officer, Office of Naval Research.

  • Alan Vanbiervliet, Ph.D., Program Officer, National Library of Medicine, NIH.