Nevenka Dimitrova holds a Ph.D in computer science. She is a science and technology leader with a track record of innovation for bringing cutting edge technology to solve real problems in clinical and life sciences domains.
With her technology passion and entrepreneurial mind, she is known for contributions in healthcare informatics, genomics, AI, and signal processing. She has demonstrated leadership of cross-functional global teams to create solutions, worked with multiple stakeholders in a complex matrixed organization to improve clinical outcomes and drive impact of technology across product management, engineering and commercial engagements.
Her bibliography contains over 140 scientific articles and 70 granted patents and she has been given the Gilles Holst award – the highest science and technology peer recognition prize at Philips. Nevenka is committed to bring digital innovations into the world of practicing clinicians to add precision and clarity – through a new array of cloud and clinical informatics technologies, continuous learning systems and automated reasoning. She held highest science and programme management leadership positions at Philips Research. Most recently she was the CTO of Oncology Informatics at Philips Healthcare spearheading precision medicine products. At the same time, she held adjunct faculty appointments at Columbia University, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and New York Medical College.