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Afia Asamoah (black white)


Currently, Ms. Asamoah is the head of legal and a member of the executive team for Google Health Sciences. She has been with Google/Alphabet since 2014 in a multitude of roles – from product counsel to senior counsel for Verily Life Sciences. She served at the FDA in the role of Special Assistant to the Principal Deputy Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, where she worked to improve the transparency and predictability of the regulatory process to spur product innovation. In addition, while at FDA she helped to create the new FDA center to regulate tobacco products. She served as associate counsel at Covington & Burling in Washington, DC and served as a Public Health Fellow at the US House of Representatives.