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Lab Team

Primary Investigator

Olivier Elemento
Olivier Elemento , PhD
  • Director, Englander Institute for Precision Medicine
  • Associate Director, Institute for Computational Biomedicine
  • Associate Program Director, Clinical & Translational Science Center

Lab Members

Juan Sebastián Andrade Martínez
Juan Sebastián Andrade Martínez
  • Graduate Student, Tri-I CBM
Research Focus:
Prediction of Responses to Immune Checkpoint Blockade through Machine Learning
  • M. Sc., B.S., Universidad de los Andes
Fayzan Chaudhry
Fayzan Chaudhry
  • Graduate Student, Tri-I CBM
Research Focus:

Protein-Ligand Interactions

  • Washington University in Saint Louis
Zhuoyang	Chen
Zhuoyang Chen
  • Graduate Student, MSCB
Research Focus:
Correlation Between Chromosome Instability and Gene Expression in BRCA
  • M. Sc, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Elkhader
Jamal Elkhader
  • Graduate Student, Tri-I CBM
Research Focus:

Creating a machine learning framework for drug repurposing

  • B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Eugenia Giannopoulou
Eugenia Giannopoulou , PhD
  • Assistant Professor, New York City College of Technology, CUNY
Research Focus:

Assistant Professor, New York City College of Technology, CUNY

Assistant Research Scientist, Hospital for Special Surgery, David Z. Rosensweig Genomics Research Center

Yang Hu
Yang Hu , PhD
  • Bioinformatics Analyst
Research Focus:
Epithelial plasticity can generate multi-lineage phenotypes in human and murine bladder cancers; 
Lineage reversion drives WNT independence in intestinal cancer

  • PhD, New York University
Lior
Lior Kofman
  • Student, Computational Biology Summer Program (CBSP)
Research Focus:

Computation of Cancer Polysocial Risk Scores

Scott Klum
Scott Kulm
  • Graduate Student, PBSB
Research Focus:

Polygenic Risk Score Applications

  • B.E., The Cooper Union
helen kuo
Hui-Hsuan (Helen) Kuo
  • Graduate Student, Pharmacology
  • B.S., Purdue University
Alisa Seungha Lee
Alisa Seungha Lee
  • Graduate Student, Computational Biology
Research Focus:
Study the regulation of gene expression through transcription factors and chromatin in mammalian systems

  • B.S., Cornell University
Neel Madhukar
Neel Madhukar , PhD
  • CEO/Co-founder, OneThree Biotech
Research Focus:

CEO/Co-founder, OneThree Biotech

Andrew Marderstein
Andrew Mardenstein
  • Graduate Student, Tri-I CBM
  • B.S., Cornell University
Dylan McNally
Dylan McNally
  • Graduate Student, PBSB
Research Focus:

The role of transcription dysregulation in lymphomagenesis

  • B.A., Cornell University
James Nicholson
James Nicholson , PhD
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Neurology
Research Focus:
Characterisation and targeting of Glioma gene regulatory networks
  • PhD, MSc, BSc, Queen Mary Univeristry of London
Heng
Heng Pan
  • Senior Research Associate
Research Focus:

Robust Discovery of Candidate DNA Methylation Cancer Drivers

QSER1 Protects DNA Methylation Valleys from De Novo Methylation

  • PhD, Weill Cornell Medicine
  • B.S., Peking University
Jiwoon Park
Jiwoon Park
  • Rotation Student, PBSB
Katlyn Rama
Katlyn Rama
  • Administrative Assistant
viraj rapolu
Viraj Rapolu
  • Graduate Student, Tri-I CBM
Research Focus:

Analysis of ATAC-seq TCGA data

  • B.S., B.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Andre Rendeiro
André Rendeiro , PhD
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Englander Institute for Precision Medicine
Research Focus:

Computational tools for the analysis of Imaging Mass Cytometry data

  • Ph. D., Medical University of Vienna Degree
  • M. Sc., B.S., University of Aveiro, Portugal
Yajas Shah
Yajas Shah
  • Graduate Student, PBSB
Research Focus:

Cancer Genomics

  • Johns Hopkins University, Sc.M., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • University of Mumbai, B.Sc., Life Sciences
Alexandros Sigaras
Alexandros Sigaras
  • Assistant Professor of Research in Physiology and Biophysics,
  • Assistant Professor of Research in Computational Biomedicine,
  • Director AI-XR Lab,
  • Englander Institute for Precision Medicine,
  • Institute for Computational Biomedicine
Research Focus:

Precision Medicine, Cancer, AI, Spatial Computing, AR/VR/MR, Computational Biology, Medical Robotics

  • M.S. Columbia University
  • B.S. University of Piraeus, Greece
eti sinha
Eti Sinha
  • Graduate Student, Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Research Focus:

Clonal Hematopoiesis and Co-morbidities

  • B.S., UC San Diego
Colin Tang
Colin Tang
  • Graduate Student, Pharmacology
Research Focus:

Drug resistance in glioblastoma

  • B.S., University of Washington
Matt Teater
Matt Teater , PhD
  • Postdoctoral Associate
Manik Uppal
Manik "Munna" Uppal , MD
Research Focus:

Genomic and transcriptomic determinants of immune infiltration in healthy tissues

  • MD, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • B.A. Columbia University
Akanksha Verma
Akanksha Verma , PhD
  • Scientist, Computational Biology, Volastra Therapeutics
Research Focus:
Volastra Therapeutics 
  • PhD, Weill Cornell Medicine
  • BA, Hunter College
Jess White
Jess White
  • Graduate Student, Computational Biology
Research Focus:

Connectivity Map

  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania
Tomer Yaron
Tomer Yaron
  • Graduate Student, Tri-I CBM
Research Focus:

The Kinase Library; Phospho-antigen; MHC Library 

  • M.Sc., B.Sc., Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Liron Yoffe
Liron Yoffe
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Caryl and Israel Englander Institute for Precision Medicine, Institute for Computational Biomedicine
Research Focus:
Understanding the role of the microenvironment in hematological malignancies
  • PhD, M.Sc, Tel Aviv University
  • B.Sc., The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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