• David's June 2019 Keynote presentation at the Harvard i2b2 Transmart Foundation, introduced by Dr. Zak Kohane, Chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics (DBMI), Harvard Medical School; David's talk is entitled "Data Science and Technology: The Pharma Perspective."



For more than 25 years, David has been translating for a generalist audience the complexities of issues at the intersection of science, medicine, and technology, contributing frequently to publications such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Financial Times, and Boston Globe, among others. From 2011-2019, he blogged about entrepreneurial innovation in medicine and biopharma for Forbes. In November 2019, he moved his blog, now titled "Astounding HealthTech," to The Timmerman Report. Links to recents posts about the challenges of introducing digital and data science into pharma, the implementation/diffusion of new technology, AI and its discontents, and others topics can be found here.