Dr Spyro Mousses
Executive Scientific Adviser, CEO and Founder
Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) / Systems Oncology
 

Dr. Mousses is a widely recognized disruptive innovator who successfully combined big-biomedical-data, multi-scalar systems biology, and cognitive computing to transform how cancer drugs are discovered and developed.

Academically, Dr. Mousses received his PhD in Molecular Pathogenesis and Genetics of Cancer from the University of Toronto (1998), served as Visiting Fellow and Staff Scientist at the NIH, National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI 1998-2002), and served as full Professor and Director of the Pharmaceutical Genomics Division at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen 2002-2013) leading a program in cancer genome scanning and high throughput technology. Dr. Mousses also serves as a scientific advisor to multiple pharmaceutical and healthcare organizations.

As an entrepreneur, Dr. Mousses has co-founded multiple research organizations and companies over the last 25 years, including Systems Oncology LLC, which is currently transforming the way big-data and AI are applied to the process of cancer drug discovery and development.