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* [[Scott Vrieze]] (graduated 2014), now an Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at [http://www.colorado.edu/ibg/people/471 University of Colorado, Boulder]
 
* [[Scott Vrieze]] (graduated 2014), now an Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at [http://www.colorado.edu/ibg/people/471 University of Colorado, Boulder]
  
* [[Lars Fritsche]] (graduated 2016), now a Research Professor in Trondheim, Norway
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* [[Lars Fritsche]] (graduated 2016), now an Associate Professor at [http://www.ntnu.edu/ism the Department of Public Health and General Practice at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology] in Trondheim, Norway
  
 
=== Former Doctoral Students ===
 
=== Former Doctoral Students ===
  
* Wei Chen (graduated 2011), now Assistant Professor at the [http://www.chp.edu/CHP/Chen%2C+Wei%2C+PhD Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center]
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* Wei Chen (graduated 2011), now Assistant Professor at the [http://www.chp.edu/CHP/Chen%2C+Wei%2C+PhD Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center]
  
 
* Jun Ding (graduated 2010), now Staff Scientist / Facility Head at the [http://www.grc.nia.nih.gov/branches/lg/lg.htm Laboratory of Genetics, National Institute on Aging (NIH)].
 
* Jun Ding (graduated 2010), now Staff Scientist / Facility Head at the [http://www.grc.nia.nih.gov/branches/lg/lg.htm Laboratory of Genetics, National Institute on Aging (NIH)].

Revision as of 08:58, 13 May 2016

Group Photo 2015


Mission Statement

We are developing and applying computational and statistical tools to further understanding of complex human diseases, such as cardiovascular disease and diabetes.

Leadership

Goncalo Abecasis is currently the Felix Moore Collegiate Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Michigan School of Public Health.

Current Members

Research Fellows

Kuser.png Christian Fuchsberger


PicJingjing.jpg Jingjing Yang

Graduate Students

Brieger Katharine 1.jpg Katharine Brieger

SaiChen.jpg Sai Chen

HeadOfAlanKwong.jpg Alan Kwong

Kuser.png Sebanti Sengupta

Gregory3.jpg Greg Zajac

Kuser.png Fan Zhang

Wanlin.jpg Wanlin Zheng

Kuser.png Wei Zhou

Xutong.jpg Xutong Zhao

Staff

Irene headshot.jpg Irene Felicetti : Administrative Assistant Sr.


TomBlackwell crop.jpg Tom Blackwell  : Research Area Specialist Sr.

Sean head.jpg Sean Caron : UNIX Systems Administrator

Headshot-chris-clark-2 (3).jpg Chris Clark : Applications Programmer/Analyst Sr.

Kuser.png Jonathon LeFaive  : Applications Programmer/Analyst Sr.

Kevin Web-Profile.jpg Kevin Li  : Web Applications Developer

Kuser.png Ellen Schmidt  : Research Area Specialist Lead

Kuser.png Peter VandeHaar  : Applications Programmer/Analyst Sr.

MK head.jpg Mary Kate Wing : Applications Programmer working on GotCloud Pipelines, C++ library & tools (libStatGen, bamUtils)

Alumni

Former Research Faculty

Former Research Fellows

Former Doctoral Students

  • Shuang Feng (graduated 2015), now Research Scientist at Big Data Lab at Hitachi America Ltd.
  • Youna Hu (graduated 2012), now a Data Sciences Engineer at A9, a subsidiary of Amazon.com
  • Jin Zhen (graduated 2009), now working in the Pharmaceutical Industry.

Former Masters Students

  • Su Chu
  • Nate Cohen
  • Melinda Curran
  • Vesela Gateva
  • Xijing Han
  • Dan Hovelson
  • Elizabeth Jewell
  • Michelle Kleckner
  • Ben Lerch
  • Yanming Li
  • Heather Munro
  • Nick Seewald
  • Theresa Scott (nee Daigneault)
  • Matthew Snyder
  • Vivian Wang
  • Yuan Wei
  • Abigail Woodroffe
  • Zaojun Ye
  • Matthew Zawitowski
  • Anita Yu Zhao
  • Tingting Zhou

Former Staff

  • Paul Anderson
  • Laura Baker
  • Johanna Forster
  • Jan Wigginton

Visitors

  • Qing Lu
  • Andrea Maschio
  • Giorgio Pistis
  • Eleanora Porcu
  • Toshiko Tanakato

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