About Theory and Practice

Hosted by Anthony Philippakis (Venture Partner at GV) and Alex Wiltschko (Staff Research Scientist with Google AI), Theory and Practice opens the doors to the cutting edge of biology and computer science through conversations with leaders in the field.

About the Hosts

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Anthony Philippakis

Venture Partner, GV

Anthony Philippakis is a physician, geneticist, and data scientist. He is currently a cardiologist at Brigham and Women's Hospital, a venture partner at GV, and the chief data officer at Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT.

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Alex Wiltchko

Staff Research Scientist, Google Brain

Alex Wiltschko is a staff research scientist at Google AI, focusing on building more flexible machine learning software systems, and also applications of machine learning to biology.