Pilot Award Leads

Peter Belenky,PhD

Assistant Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

Ashley Webb, PhD

Assistant Professor Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry

Internal Advisory Committee

Richard Bennett, PhD

Pathobiology Graduate Program Co-Director, Professor of Biology

William Fairbrother, PhD

Professor of Biology, Dept of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry

Edward Hawrot, PhD

Associate Dean of Biology, Bio Med Medical Affairs

Mark Howison

Director of Data Science, Computing and Information Services

Cynthia Jackson, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Gurcharan Khanna, PhD

Executive Director, Center for Computation and Visualization

Valerie Knopik, PhD

Professor of Behavioral and Social Sciences (Research)

Charles "Chip" Lawrence, PhD

Professor of Applied Mathematics

James Padbury, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Women & Infants Hospital Pediatrics

Neil Sarkar, PhD

Director of the Center for Biomedical Informatics

Pamela Swiatek, PhD, MBA

Director of Research Operations & Major Proposal Coordinator

Zhijin Wu, PhD

Co-Director of Computational Biology Core, Co-Leader of COBRE CBHD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics

Mentors

Richard Bennett, PhD

Pathobiology Graduate Program Co-Director, Professor of Biology

William Fairbrother, PhD

Professor of Biology, Dept of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry

Valerie Knopik, PhD

Professor of Behavioral and Social Sciences (Research)

Charles "Chip" Lawrence, PhD

Professor of Applied Mathematics

James Padbury, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Women & Infants Hospital Pediatrics

David Rand, PhD

Director of COBRE Center for Computational Biology of Human Disease, Co-Director of Computational Biology Core

Sharon Rounds, MD

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Brown University; Staff Pulmonary Critical Care Physician, Providence VA Medical Center

Mitchell Sogin, PhD

Distinguished Senior Scientist, Marine Biological Laboratories, Josephine Bay Paul Center and Professor of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry

Zhijin Wu, PhD

Co-Director of Computational Biology Core, Co-Leader of COBRE CBHD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics

External Advisory Committee

Martin J. Blaser, MD

Director, Human Microbiome Program New York University Langone Medical Center

Debbie Nickerson, PhD

Professor of Genomic Sciences, University of Washington

Peter J. Park, PhD (Chair)

Professor of Biomedical Informatics Harvard Medical School

Alumni

Casey Dunn, PhD

Former Co-director of Computational Biology Core, Former Mentor, Former IAC Member

Jack A. Elias, MD

Former Mentor and Former IAC Member, Dean of Medicine and Biological Sciences

Isaac S. Kohane, MD, PhD

Former EAC Member, Chair Dept of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School

Eleftherios Mylonakis, MD, PhD

Former IAC member, Professor of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital

John Sedivy

Fomer IAC Member, Professor of Medical Science

Project Leads

Amanda Jamieson, PhD

Assistant Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

Nicola Neretti, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biology, Dept of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry

Sohini Ramachandran, PhD

Associate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Director of the Center for Computational Molecular Biology

Alper Uzun, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Research)

Shipra Vaishnava, PhD

Assistant Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

Computational Biology Core

Andrew Leith

Genomics Data Scientist

Ashok Ragavendran, PhD

Manager, Computational Biology Core

David Rand, PhD

Director of COBRE Center for Computational Biology of Human Disease, Co-Director of Computational Biology Core

Zhijin Wu, PhD

Co-Director of Computational Biology Core, Co-Leader of COBRE CBHD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics

Administrative Core

David Rand, PhD

Director of COBRE Center for Computational Biology of Human Disease, Co-Director of Computational Biology Core

Patricia Werner

COBRE Program Manager, Center for Computational Biology of Human Disease

Zhijin Wu, PhD

Co-Director of Computational Biology Core, Co-Leader of COBRE CBHD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics

Acknowledgment

Research reported on this website is supported by an Institutional Development Award (IDeA) from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under grant number P20GM109035.