The Chief Scientist and Director of Research for the Digital Health CRC, Federico holds a PhD in Health Policy from Harvard University and a PhD in Physics from the University of Genoa, Italy. He is currently the Head of Research of the Health Market Quality program at Capital Markets CRC and an Associate Professor at the Translational Health Research Institute, Western Sydney University. Prior to joining Western Sydney University in 2011 he worked at the RAND Corporation, where, among other projects, he led the team that developed the COMPARE micro-simulation model for the analysis of the ‘Obama Care’ health insurance reform. He has extensive experience in modelling health benefits and costs, as well as an established background in data science, which he gained by conducting research for 10 years at the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
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