Team

Head of Laboratory


Avi Ma’ayan PhD
Mount Sinai Endowed Professor in Bioinformatics
Professor, Department of Pharmacological Sciences
Director, Mount Sinai Center for Bioinformatics
Principal Investigator, BD2K-LINCS Data Coordination and Integration Center
Principal Investigator, Mount Sinai’s Knowledge Management Center for Illuminating the Druggable Genome
Principal Investigator, LymeMIND Data Coordination Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
E-mail: avi.maayan@mssm.edu


Research Project Manager

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Sherry Jenkins, MS
Project Manager III
Program Co-Director, Summer Research Training Program in Biomedical Big Data Science
Project Manager, Mount Sinai Center for Bioinformatics
MS in Computer Science
Fairleigh Dickinson University
E-mail: sherry.jenkins@mssm.edu


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


Bioinformaticians


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


Bioinformatics Software Engineers


Beagan Nguy, MS
MS in Biology (Bioinformatics and Genomics), University of Oregon
BS in Biomolecular Engineering and Bioinformatics, University of California, Santa Cruz



Michael Ngai, BS
BS in Computer Science and Biology
Tufts University


Bioinformatics Software Engineering Intern


Juncheng Pan, BS
Bioinformatics Software Engineer Intern
Master’s Student, Data Science, Columbia University
BS in Computer Science, BS in Statistics, University of California, Davis


PhD Student


Megan Wojciechowicz, MS
PhD Student, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
MS in Bioinformatics, Northeastern University
BS in Nursing, Binghamton University, State University of New York
BS in Cell and Molecular Biology, Binghamton University, State University of New York


Medical Student


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

Alumni