Head of Data for Science and Health
Tariq Khokhar is Wellcome’s Head of Data for Science and Health. His team works to support the digital technologies, policies and communities needed to transform how how science makes discoveries and solves the urgent health challenges of infectious disease, climate change and mental health.
Previously, Tariq was Chief Data Scientist and Managing Director at the Rockefeller Foundation in New York, and Senior Data Scientist and Global Data Editor of the World Bank in Washington DC. He is a mathematician and computational statistician by training and lives with his wife, daughter and beagle in Stroud.