Amaro Taylor-Weiner, PhD, is the VP of Machine Learning at PathAI, where he is responsible for machine learning product research and development to enable PathAI’s mission of improving patient care using AI powered digital pathology. Amaro has worked at PathAI for over 3 years, in his previous role he was the founding member and Director of the Biomedical Data Science and Engineering teams. During his time as Director, Amaro led research efforts in machine learning and translational research programs resulting in patents and publications demonstrating the promise of machine learning for pathology. Prior to PathAI, Amaro was the head of Data Science at Nabla Bio, a computational antibody design company, where he led the development of novel machine learning methods for protein engineering. Amaro has spent his entire career in computational medicine and has led research efforts in cancer genetics, drug development, and precision medicine.
Amaro has his PhD from Harvard University, and his BS in Philosophy and Cognitive Science from Tufts University.