Alan is a Ph.D. student working with Dr. Goncalo Abecasis in researching new methods for next-generation sequencing. He earned a B.S. in Bioengineering from University of California, Berkeley, and a M.S. in Biostatistics from the University of Michigan.
Alan has participated in the SardiNIA project and the GotCloud project, and is currently working on methods for variant calling for large datasets and the Age-Related Macular Degeneration Whole-Genome Sequencing project.