William J. Marks, Jr., MD, MS-HCM

Verily Life Sciences

William J. Marks, Jr., MD, MS-HCM is Head of Clinical Science and Head of Neurology at Verily Life Sciences, formerly Google Life Sciences. At Verily, Dr. Marks is responsible for the team of physicians and other clinicians who provide clinical expertise across the work of the company. For neurology, he leads efforts to advance the understanding of neurological disorders to ultimately improve patient outcomes. Dr. Marks received an Honors Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Marquette University and his Medical Degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his neurology residency and fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Marks also holds a Master of Science in Healthcare Management degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. Before joining Verily, he was Professor of Neurology at UCSF, where he founded the Parkinson’s Disease Research, Education, and Clinical Center and the Center for Neurmodulation. He is now Adjunct Clinical Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine.