Glen de Vries
Glen is the President and Co-Founder of Medidata Solutions, the leading cloud platform for life sciences research. Glen has been driving Medidata's mission since the company’s inception in 1999: Powering smarter treatments and healthier people. His publications have appeared in Applied Clinical Trials, Cancer, The Journal of Urology, Molecular Diagnostics, STAT, Urologic Clinics of North America and TechCrunch. He is a member of the Carnegie Mellon University President’s Global Advisory Council, a Columbia HITLAB Fellow, a member of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association European Advisory Board, and serves on the board of the Young Scientist Foundation.
Glen received his undergraduate degree in molecular biology and genetics from Carnegie Mellon University, worked as a research scientist at the Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and studied computer science at New York University's Courant Institute of Mathematics.