Head of Laboratory

Avi Ma’ayan PhD
Mount Sinai Endowed Professor in Bioinformatics
Center Director, Mount Sinai Center for Bioinformatics
Professor, Department of Pharmacological Sciences
Professor, Department of Artificial Intelligence and Human Health
Principal Investigator, Data Resource Center for the Common Fund Data Ecosystem
Principal Investigator, Mount Sinai’s Proteogenomic Data Analysis Center
Principal Investigator, LymeMIND Data Coordination Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Program Director

Sherry Jenkins, MS
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

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

Anna Byrd, MEng
Bioinformatics Software Engineer
MEng in Computer Engineering
BE in Biomedical Engineering
BA in Engineering Sciences
Dartmouth College

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

Stephanie Olaiya, ScB
Bioinformatics Software Engineer
ScB in Computational Neuroscience
Brown University

2024 Undergraduate and Post-bac Research Trainees in our Biomedical Big Data Science Program

Bilal Ali
Bioinformatics Trainee
Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, Brown University

Eugenia Ampofo, BA
Bioinformatics Trainee
Computational Biology, Brown University

Andrew Chung
Bioinformatics Trainee
Biometry and Statistics, Cornell University

Sophie Gideon
Bioinformatics Trainee
Statistics (major), Cognitive Neuroscience (minor), Brown University

Eric Lee
Bioinformatics Trainee
Computer Science (major), Computational Biology (minor), Duke University

Kareena Legare
Bioinformatics Trainee
Statistical Science (major), Computer Science (minor), Duke University

Nathania Lingam
Bioinformatics Trainee
Biology, Carnegie Mellon University

Tejal Nair
Bioinformatics Trainee
Mathematics and Computer Science, Cornell University

Lucas Sasaya
Bioinformatics Trainee
Computer Science, Duke University

Andrew Stein
Bioinformatics Trainee
Mathematics and Computer Science, Columbia University