Dr. Holt brings 20 years of experience with a comprehensive and holistic approach to genetics, clinical medicine and novel informatics approaches for solving problems in healthcare. He was a faculty member at both Stanford University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
He is triple board-certified in: Internal Medicine, Clinical Genetics and Clinical Informatics
Previous to starting TranSendX, he was the Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, and Chief Informatics Officer at Seqtech Diagnostics, LLC. There, he focused on novel algorithms for next-generation sequencing applied to cancer, pharmacogenomics and food.
He participates as a domain expert for the clinical genomics working group of HL7 helping President Obama's Precision Medicine Initiative become a reality. He also provides oversight and guidance on policies and procedures related to the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) Database and Information Technology Advisory Committee (DITAC).
Dr. Holt received a medical degree from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (DO). He began his residency with a traditional osteopathic rotating internship before completing an Internal Medicine Residency at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in San Francisco, California followed by a residency in Clinical Genetics at the University of California at San Francisco. A former faculty member of Stanford University’s department of Medicine, Dr. Holt holds a master’s degree in biomedical informatics from the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He is an elected fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and is triple board-certified in Internal Medicine, Clinical Genetics, and Clinical Informatics (American Board of Preventive Medicine).
Dr. Holt won the BitFiniti prize at the Distributed-Health Hackathon hosted at the Nashville Entrepreneur Center leveraging self-sovereign digital identities for an eHealth wallet using Blockchain. He lives in Nashville with his wife and two daughters. He is proud to be an eighth-generation Nashvillian.
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