Dr Sarah McGough

sarah mcgough


Senior Data Scientist, Roche


Sarah McGough is an epidemiologist and data scientist at Roche specialised in machine learning, causal inference and advanced analytics. Her research leverages large volumes of patient-level data to deliver impactful clinical, molecule and disease insights and enable personalised healthcare.

Prior to joining Roche/Genentech, she obtained her PhD and MSc in epidemiology from Harvard University where she focused on outbreak forecasting and real-time public health surveillance using a range of machine learning, statistical, and Bayesian techniques. During this time she was also a graduate researcher in the Computational Epidemiology Lab and Machine Intelligence Lab at Boston Children’s Hospital.