Meet the CCBB team (L to R) – Guorong Xu, Jennifer Beaudette, Katie Fisch, Brin Rosenthal, Amanda Birmingham, and Roman Sasik

Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

  • Kathleen Fisch, Ph.D. Executive Director

    • Specializes in precision medicine, cancer genomics and next-generation sequencing data analysis
    • Katie spends her free time rock climbing, scuba diving, and hiking
  • Jennifer Beaudette, B.A. Administrator

    • Specializes in event coordination and fund management
    • Jennifer enjoys cooking, yoga, and running half marathons in her free time
  • Amanda Birmingham, B.A. Sr. Bioinformatics Engineer

    • Specializes in microbiome data analysis
    • Amanda’s favorite Star Trek captain is Picard
  • Brin Rosenthal, Ph.D. Data Scientist

    • Specializes in network analysis and community detection
    • In her prior work, Brin studied social networks in animal collectives (e.g. schooling fish and flocking birds), and she enjoys golfing and going on long runs
  • Roman Sasik, Ph.D. Computational Biologist

    • Specializes in RNA-seq and network analysis.
    • Roman likes fishing, cooking, going to rock concerts, musical theatre, and opera
  • Guorong Xu, Ph.D. Sr. Bioinformatics Engineer

    • Specializes in the development of next-generation sequencing pipeline with high performance parallel computing and data analysis
    • Guorong enjoys playing basketball, chess, and cooking

Network Data Exchange (NDEx) Project

  • Dexter Pratt, B.S. Project Director

  • Jing Chen, M.S. Bioinformatics Engineer

    • Specializes in integrating and managing genomic, ontological, RDF and graph data for life sciences
  • Aaron Gary, M.S. Bioinformatics Engineer

    • Specializes in the development of software-based tools for computational biology
    • Aaron enjoys riding bikes, playing basketball, and volunteering his time as a webmaster
  • Rudolf Pillich, Ph.D. Applications Manager

    • Specializes in communicating science and coordinating heterogeneous teams
    • Rudi enjoys any kind of social games and has an extremely fine sense of smell
  • Vladimir Rynkov, M.S. Software Developer

    • Specializes in software development and customer support engineering

Current Interns

  • Lilith Huang – Class of 2017 – Bioengineering & Bioinformatics
  • Julia Len – Class of 2018 – Computer Engineering
  • Carlo Mazzaferro – Class of 2017 – Bioengineering & Mathematics
  • Nicole Mouchamel – Class of 2017 – Bioengineering & Bioinformatics
  • Renu Singh – Class of 2018 – Computer Science & Bioinformatics

 

CCBB Alumni

  • Aaron Chang – Director, CCBB
  • James Thornbrue – Data Scientist, CCBB
  • David Welker – Bioinformatics Engineer, NDex
  • Victoria C. Corey – Class of 2012 – Biomedical Sciences
  • Yiding Fang – Class of 2018 – Computer Science, Physiology & Neuroscience
  • Kellie Kim – Class of 2016 – Bioinformatics
  • Shawn Li – Class of 2016 – Computer Science
  • Cindy Ma – Class of 2016 – Applied Math
  • Emily Ma – Class of 2017 – Computer Science
  • Massoud Maher – Class of 2018 – Computer Engineering
  • Jiyoung Nam – Class of 2016 – Computer Science
  • Tram Nguyen
  • Tracy Nham – Class of 2016 – Computer Science
  • Daniel Peng – Class of 2018
  • Anton Qiu – Class of 2017 – Computer Engineering
  • Mandy Shieh – Class of 2016 – Computer Science
  • Karina Soerjanto – Class of 2017 – Bioinformatics
  • Mikayla Webster – Class of 2018 – Computer Science
  • Melissa Wong – Class of 2015 – Cognitive Science
  • Cecilia Zhang

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