Speaker Biography

Nick Au

Nick earned his PharmD and PhD in Medicinal Chemistry from the University of Washington in Seattle. He is a pharmacist and researcher turned technologist who is passionate about improving healthcare through innovation. Nick underwent rigorous academic training at the University of Washington School of Pharmacy and graduated with a Doctorate in Pharmacy and PhD in Medicinal Chemistry.  While working at Gilead Sciences as a clinical pharmacologist to develop treatments for hepatitis C and Ebola, he also realized that technology can offer the fastest and most effective ways to bring and scale solutions into the healthcare space.  Using his broad scope of knowledge of the life sciences and health technology industries, his vision is to inspire talented individuals from these technology industries to make meaningful and lasting impacts on the U.S. healthcare system.