[imageframe lightbox=”no” lightbox_image=”” style_type=”bottomshadow” bordercolor=”” bordersize=”0px” borderradius=”0″ stylecolor=”” align=”left” link=”” linktarget=”_self” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″ class=”” id=””][/imageframe]Dr. Shaywitz is chief medical officer of DNAnexus, a Bay Area company that provides a secure, HIPAA-compliant cloud genomics platform enabling researchers and clinicians to analyze, store, and collaborate around large volumes of genomic and other healthcare data. Dr. Shaywitz received his MD/PhD from Harvard and MIT, and trained in internal medicine and endocrinology at MGH. He gained subsequent experience in the Department of Experimental Medicine at Merck, the healthcare practice of the Boston Consulting Group, and at Theravance. He writes extensively about medical innovation, and is co-author, with Lisa Suennen, of “Tech Tonics: Can Passionate Entrepreneurs Heal Healthcare With Technology?” In 2015, they launched “Tech Tonics: The Podcast,” focused on “the people and passions at the intersection of technology and health.” Dr. Shaywitz a co-founder of the MGH/MIT Center for Assessment Technology and Continuous Health (CATCH) program focused on integrating rich phenotypic assessment with genetic information to guide clinical care and inspire fundamental research.
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