Ph.D., Bioinformatics Core Director, Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic
Dr. Kocher joined Mayo Clinic in October 2005 to create and direct the activities of the Bioinformatics Program at the Mayo Clinic. In 2008, he became Chair of the Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics that regrouped experts in Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Medical Informatics and Computer Science. The division develops, maintains, and promotes state of the art analytical and informatics methods and expertise provide high-value collaboration and research services for investigators involved in basic science, translational and clinical research. Prior to joining Mayo Clinic, Dr. Kocher was Director of Computational Chemistry at Camitro Corp., where his responsibilities included the development of computational models to predict ADME properties of drug-like compounds.