JP Pollak, PhD

JP Pollak, PhD is a co-founder and the Chief Architect of The Commons Project, a Senior Researcher in Residence at Cornell Tech, and an Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medicine. He is currently focused on CommonHealth, the Android platform for people to collect, store, and share their health data. JP builds tools and conducts research related to helping individuals collect health data from real-world settings and combining those with their clinical record, for research, care, and improving their lives. Prior to joining TCP, he founded Curiosity Health to better support early stage, digitally enabled clinical research; founded Wellcoin, an award-winning consumer health incentives application; and built numerous applications in health and life sciences that are widely used in research and business. JP earned a master’s degree in Human-Computer Interaction and a PhD in Information Science at Cornell University.

Bio posted January 2021

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