M.D., Ph.D., CMO, DNAnexus
Dr. Shaywitz is chief medical officer at DNAnexus, and holds an adjunct appointment as Visiting Scientist in the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School. He has a decade of experience in the life science industry, with experience in R&D, strategy, and commercial operations through his work at Merck, the Boston Consulting Group, and Theravance. Dr. Shaywitz received his MD/PhD from Harvard and MIT, and trained in internal medicine and endocrinology at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He is co-author, with Lisa Suennen, of "Tech Tonics: Can Passionate Entrepreneurs Heal Healthcare With Technology", and writes regularly about entrepreneurial innovation in medicine for Forbes.