Bob Rogers PhD is Chief Data Scientist at Apixio, whose mission is to use Big Data analytics to organize the world’s patient information to improve quality and lower cost in healthcare. Dr. Rogers is responsible for strategic direction and development of the algorithms at the core of Apixio’s applications. He is also Apixio’s liaison to the medical and academic communities. Dr. Rogers is the founder of Counterpart Consulting, a consulting firm specializing in advanced analytics for hedge fund and medical applications. Prior to Counterpart Consulting, Dr. Rogers was Senior Product Manager at Carl Zeiss Meditec where he was responsible for the complete product lifecycle of the most commonly deployed diagnostic device in ophthalmology. Bob received his undergraduate degree in physics from UC Berkeley and his PhD in physics from Harvard University.