Head of Laboratory

Avi Ma’ayan PhD
Mount Sinai Endowed Professor in Bioinformatics
Professor, Department of Pharmacological Sciences
Center Director, Mount Sinai Center for Bioinformatics
Principal Investigator, Mount Sinai’s Knowledge Management Center for Illuminating the Druggable Genome
Principal Investigator, LymeMIND Data Coordination Center
Principal Investigator, Mount Sinai’s Proteogenomic Data Analysis Center
Principal Investigator, BD2K-LINCS Data Coordination and Integration Center (2014-2022)
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Program Director

Sherry Jenkins, MS
Program Director, Summer Research Training Program in Biomedical Big Data Science
MS in Computer Science
Fairleigh Dickinson University

Research Assistant Professor

Alexander Lachmann, PhD
PhD in Biomedical Informatics
Columbia University

Data Scientist

Daniel Clarke, MS
Data Science Analyst III
BS, MS in Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering
Fairleigh Dickinson University


John Erol Evangelista, MS
Bioinformatician II
BS, MS in Computer Science
University of the Philippines Diliman

Sherry Xie, BS
Bioinformatician II
BS in Computer Science
Cornell University

Systems Analyst

Heesu Kim, MBA, MS
Systems Analyst I
MS, Business Analytics, Hult International Business School
MBA, Hult International Business School
BS in Computer Science and Information Engineering, Inha University (South Korea)

Bioinformatics Software Engineers

Nasheath Ahmed, BS, AB
Bioinformatics Software Engineer
BS in Computer Science and AB in Biology
Brown University

Ido Diamant, BS
Bioinformatics Software Engineer
BS in Biomedical Engineering, Minor: Computer Science
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Giacomo Marino, ScB, AB
Bioinformatics Software Engineer
ScB in Neuroscience and AB in Computer Science
Brown University

George Rogalskyj, BS
Bioinformatics Software Engineer
BS in Statistics, Minor in Computer Science
Cornell University

Medical Student

Vivian Utti, BS
MD Student, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
BS in Computer Information Science, Biological Sciences, Cornell University

Master’s Student

Lara Dogan, BA
MS Biomedical Science Student, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
BA, Organizational Sciences (Pre-med track), George Washington University

2022 Undergraduate Research Trainees in our Biomedical Big Data Science Program

Clara Chen
Bioinformatics Trainee
Statistics, Harvard University

Sophia Colmenares
Bioinformatics Trainee
Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University

Eden Deng
Bioinformatics Trainee
Statistics, Computer Science, Duke University

Lauren Druz
Bioinformatics Trainee
Biology and Society, Cornell University

Reid Fleishman
Bioinformatics Trainee
Computer Science, Cornell University

Sophie Goldman
Bioinformatics Trainee
Computer Science and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania

Jason Han
Bioinformatics Trainee
Computer Science, Rice University

Cole Heine
Bioinformatics Trainee
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Brown University

David Lewis
Bioinformatics Trainee
Computation and Cognition, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Nhi Nguyen
Bioinformatics Trainee
Neuroscience, Dartmouth College

Hannah Qu
Bioinformatics Trainee
Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

Derek Wang
Bioinformatics Trainee
Biological Sciences, Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University