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Asif Jan is a Group Director in Personalized Healthcare (PHC) Data Science at Roche, Switzerland, where he leads a multi-disciplinary team of scientists specializing in computer science, neuroscience, and statistics. The team implements a variety of statistical and machine learning methods on real-world datasets (e.g. Electronic Medical Records, Health Insurance Claims, Disease Registries) to fulfil evidence and data analysis needs of Neuroscience disease area at Roche. Previously, he was Head of Data Science at Roche Diagnostics leading a team of quantitative scientists supporting In-vitro Diagnostics (IVD) and clinical decision support (CDS) product development, and defined data strategy enabling use of real-world data in Roche Diagnostics. Earlier he has had a number of roles overseeing technology strategy development, enterprise and solution architecture and program management at Roche and in other research organizations. Asif has vast experience of building and leading data science teams in Pharma, Diagnostics, and industrial research institutes, tackling complex scientific and business problems.

AMLD EPFL 2019 / Speakers

Jakob Uszkoreit

Head, Google Brain Berlin

Jeffrey Bohn

Chief Research & Innovation Officer and Head of Research & Engagement, Swiss Re Institute

Christopher Bishop

Laboratory Director, Microsoft Research Cambridge

Martin Vetterli

President, EPFL

Sunil Mallya

Principal Deep Learning Scientist, AWS

Frederic Ouwehand

Course Developer, EPFL Extension School

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