Ph.D., CTO, NuMedii, Inc.
Dr. Siddiqui brings an extensive background in bioinformatics and software engineering to his role of CTO at NuMedii. Recently, he served as Vice President of Product Development at Natera where he built Natera’s product management and program management functions. Dr. Siddiqui drove improvements to Natera’s NIPT diagnostic including its cloud strategy. Prior to that, he served as the director of bioinformatics at Life Technologies where he was awarded the Life Technology Inventor Award for his work on NGS bioinformatics. He spent several years at the BC Cancer Agency as Bioinformatics Group Leader involved in large scale genomic projects and leading standards creation. He is an an author on over 30 peer-reviewed publications. He holds a doctorate in Bioinformatics from Oxford University and a bachelor’s degree in Physics from Cambridge University.
Turning Big Data into Smart Data
NuMedii works across drug development stages from discovery to clinical development. Between the identification of the clinical need and the prioritization of candidates based on drug factors lies our big data discovery platform. Asim will discuss the data challenges they face and how a small company can leverage big data to level the playing field.