Joshua Mann has joined Inspirata as vice president of the company's Cancer Information Data Trust. He will be responsible for aligning the CIDT business strategy with systems design and data flow, spanning data collection, organization and management, as well as data analysis and visualization. Mann has previously served as director of oncology technology solutions and acting chief technology officer for CancerLinQ, a subsidiary or the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He also cofounded SHARE for Cures, a non-profit organization that seeks to empower patients to use their individual health data to advance medical research. Immediately prior to joining Inspirata, Mann ran a consulting firm through which he served as a consulting chief information officer to Guardian Research Network.
DermTech has appointed Daniel M. Siegel to its scientific advisory board. Siegel is currently a clinical professor of dermatology at SUNY Downstate. He has served as president of the American Academy of Dermatology and is a past member of both the Academy's board of directors and its coding and reimbursement task force.
Shalini Verma, B.G. Jones
PieranDx has named board-certified pathologist Shalini Verma as laboratory and medical director, in charge of growing the company's clinical genomics product line. St. Louis-based Pieran Dx also hired B.G. Jones as senior vice president of business development. Health IT veteran Jones is chair of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's Precision Medicine Work Group and a member of the Global Alliance for Genomics & Health and the Precision Medicine Coalition.
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