Madeleine Ball, PhD
Director of Research @ Open Humans Foundation
Open Humans Co-founder


I am Director of Research at the Open Humans Foundation & co-founder of Open Humans.

I lead the day-to-day operations of Open Humans, and I've played a large role in developing its vision and design.

My research aims to help connect people and their data to research studies.

Within Open Humans, I am also Principal Investigator of our Public Data Sharing study.

In addition, I continue to serve as Director of Research for the Harvard Personal Genome Project and advise other research studies and projects.