Alan is a Ph.D. student working with Dr. Gonçalo 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 and strategies for association studies with multiple phenotypes.