Patrick Short

Patrick is a PhD student on the Mathematical Genomics and Medicine program at the University of Cambridge and is researching the genetic causes of severe developmental disorders with Matt Hurles at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. Outside of research, Patrick has a number of interests including scientists’ role in shaping public policy and science communication. Patrick has helped co-found heterogeneous, a startup aimed at bringing people closer to the research process in genetics and medicine while providing scientists with access to much richer and more dynamic data.