Bill Capra, PhD is Global Head of Real World Data, Oncology for Genentech / Roche. Bill leads a group of about 35 Data Scientists located in Basel, Switzerland, Welwyn, England, and South San Francisco, California. One of his passions is finding innovative uses for RWD in drug development. Prior to his current role, Bill spent many years in the Biostatistics functions of Genentech and Chiron in the design and analyses of clinical trials, with a focus primarily on oncology and infectious diseases. Bill has a B.S in Mathematics from Drexel University and a Ph.D. in Statistics from the University of California, Davis.