We are proud to announce Dr. Fabian Birzele as a keynote speaker of the SCS 2019!
Fabian Birzele studied Bioinformatics in Munich and holds a PhD in Bioinformatics from the LMU in Munich that he completed in 2009 in the group of Ralf Zimmer. After his PhD he moved to a PostDoc at Boehringer Ingelheim implementing NGS technologies in drug research. In 2011 he joined Roche in Penzberg as bioinformatician working mostly on Oncology projects before he became a group leader for Oncology Bioinformatics in Basel in 2016. Today he is the head of a team of 30 bioinformaticians and biostatisticians called Bioinformatics and Exploratory Data Analysis (BEDA) who support drug development projects across different disease indications from very early stages (target identification and target assessment) down to clinical phase 2 in Roche's Early Research and Development organization (pRED).