Integrating data and biomedicine to forge new paths

Tim Clark is a biomedical informatician and computer scientist with twenty-eight years of experience in the field.

He has led development of next generation approaches for biomedical communications and data integration, including semantically integrated data repositories, claims and evidence models in scientific knowledge bases and in the literature, biomedical web communities, open biomedical annotation on web content, therapeutic target identification, direct data citation, and feature engineering for predictive models. 

He joins UVA from the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, where he was Assistant Professor of Neurology; Director of Informatics at the MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease; and co-Director, Data  and Statistics Core, Massachusetts Alzheimer Disease Research Center. Prior to his work at MGH and Harvard he was VP of Informatics at Millennium Pharmaceuticals (now Takeda Oncology). Tim was one of the early developers of NCBI GenBank. He holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Manchester.