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Rare Disease Innovation & Partnering Summit
May 16-18, 2023
Delivered as a Hybrid EventBoston, MA

Walt Kowtoniuk
Venture Partner at Third Rock Ventures


Walt is passionate about making a difference for patients. He spends his days focused on areas where genetics and genomics bring new insight into disease biology. Walt works where science meets business and strategy, enabling insights from the lab to become the next generation of medicines that can change lives. He is enthusiastic about launching companies with emphatic, truly patient centric cultures that effectively and efficiently execute drug discovery. He places priority on listening to the patients whom we endeavor to help, recognizing that the value we create is defined by the difference we can make in their lives. 

Agenda Sessions

  • Cutting Through the Headwinds – Advancing New Models to Enable Rare Disease Innovation to Continue to Thrive