David Hodgson is presently Chief Technology Officer at WellnessFX. He is also an advisor at Syapse.
He was formerly Chief Information Officer for Tethys Bioscience, Inc. and prior was Global Head, Scientific Information Systems with overall responsibility for the implementation of software and data system solutions for Roche Research.
Prior, he was Senior Director of Research Informatics and Worldwide Head of Knowledge Management Informatics at Pfizer Global Research and Development. He was responsible for improving the scientific experimentation lifecycle within Pfizer Global R&D through the development and application of knowledge-based technologies, process and workflow modeling, content engineering and the establishment of divisional ontology, scientific data and metadata standards
In addition to the Drug Discovery Today editorial board, David is a consultant to a number of universities on the development of graduate programs and has been an advisor to a number of major conference programs such as BioIT and Drug Discovery Technology.
He has worked in the field of Computational Sciences for over 16 years and has held senior positions at Incyte Genomics and The Sanger Institute during the pioneering years of the Human Genome Project.