Danielle Ciofani, Director of Data Strategy and Alliances, Broad Institute
Danielle Ciofani is passionate about sharing data in healthcare. A data architect turned strategist, she leads the Broad Institute’s Data Sciences Platform team maximizing the impact of data science on the biomedical ecosystem. In addition to her role at Broad, Danielle gives back to the startup community as an Executive in Residence at .406 Ventures, where she focuses on data strategy for early-stage healthcare technology companies. She is also a policy advocate and co-chairs the data sharing workstream for the Biden Cancer Initiative. Prior to these roles, Danielle designed, built and grew the largest integrated real-world database of clinical and claims data for Optum (UnitedHealth Group). She has wide industry perspective from roles serving Provider, Payer and Life Sciences markets. Danielle graduated with a Bachelor in Biomedical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University (Ohio), beginning her career in interface and interoperability design for large provider health systems.