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Abraham Heifets

Co-Founder & CEO

Abraham Heifets is the CEO of Atomwise, which uses artificial intelligence to help discover new medicineAbraham was a Massey Fellow at the University of Toronto and the Ontario Brain Institute, where his doctoral work used machine learning to help plan organic syntheses, a long-standing challenge in chemistryPreviously, Abraham researched high-performance data processing at IBM’s T.J. Watson Research Center and contributed to the artificial intelligence system of the world-champion robotic soccer team at Cornell University, from which he holds two previous degreesAbraham has presented his work at the National Institutes of Health, the American Chemical Society, and the Association for the Advancement of Artificial IntelligenceHe is an author on 19 papers, patents, and patent applications.