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Michael Kontopoulos

Foundation Medicine

Senior Design Researcher and Strategist

Michael Kontopoulos is a Senior Design Researcher and Strategist, driven to improve healthcare outcomes for people whose lives have been impacted by cancer. In his role at Foundation Medicine, he specializes in running early-stage, exploratory research with various healthcare professionals, patients, caregivers, and advocacy groups.

With a diverse background in teaching, visual art, and user-experience design, Michael brings a unique and cross-disciplinary approach to answering the challenges of contemporary oncology and precision medicine. He works collaboratively with a broad set of teams in his organization to bring rich data about customer needs and workflows into conversation with business goals and priorities and a regulated and fast-moving domain.