Lab Members

Marcel Ramos, MPH

Research Associate

Marcel is a Research Associate with a Masters in Public Health. He led the development of the MultiAssayExperiment Bioconductor class and is a member of the Bioconductor core team.

Sehyun Oh, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Oh is a molecular biologist by training with PhD from the University of Minnesota. As a postdoctoral fellow, she is investigating intra-tumor heterogeneity of ovarian cancer subtypes.

Ludwig Geistlinger, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Geistlinger is trained in Bioinformatics. His research interests are in computational biology and biostatistics, focusing on the field of functional enrichment analysis of high-throughput genomic assay data.

Chloe Mirzayi, MPH

Doctoral Student

Chloe is a doctoral student in Epidemiology with research interests in bioinformatics and software development, focusing on the field of human microbiome studies.

Rimsha Azhar, BA

Research Assistant

Rimsha first joined the lab as an undergraduate intern from the New York City College of Technology, and now works as a research assistant on curation and standardization projects.

Research Assistants

2016 - presentAudrey RensonCUNY SPHNYC-HANES Microbiome Analysis
2018 - presentRimsha AzharCUNY SPHMicrobiome data curation

Lab Alumni

2015-2018Lucas Schiffer, MPHResearch Associate
2015-2016Lavanya Kannan, PhDPostdoctoral Fellow

Undergraduate Interns

2017Abzal BacchusNew York City College of TechnologyBioinformatics Student Intern
2015 - 2016Faizan MalikNew York City College of TechnologyBioinformatics Student Intern
2015 - 2017Rimsha AzharNew York City College of TechnologyBioinformatics Student Intern
2015Benjamin JosephNew York City College of TechnologyBioinformatics Student Intern
2015Ahou EbyNew York City College of TechnologyBioinformatics Student Intern
2015Stephie LouisNew York City College of TechnologyBioinformatics Student Intern

High School Interns

2015 - 2016David YaffeMillburn High SchoolBioinformatics Student Intern

Graduate Student Mentorship

2016 - 2018Carmen Rodriguez CabreraCUNY SPHMaster’s Fieldwork/Thesis, Research Assistant
2015 - 2016Peter ChernekHunter CollegeMaster’s Fieldwork/Thesis
2015 - 2016Jamie WoodHunter CollegeMaster’s Fieldwork/Thesis
2015 - 2016Tiffany ChanHunter CollegeMaster’s Fieldwork/Thesis
2014 - 2015Jasmine Nicodemus GenoveseHunter CollegeMaster’s Fieldwork/Thesis
2014Michelle GlaserHunter CollegeIndependent Study
2014 - presentAnna StachelCUNY SPHDoctoral Sponsor
2014Angela LaurioHunter CollegeDoctoral Dissertation Reader
2014Finn SchubertHunter CollegeIndependent Study
2014Jesica Rodriguez-LopezHunter CollegeIndependent Study
2014 - 2015Shirley YangHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014 - 2015Finn SchubertHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014Lindsay BrookHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014Henry WangHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014 - 2015Kezhen FeiHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014 - 2015Jennifer BriteHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014Cristina PollariHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014Cody BoppertHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014Henry WangHunter CollegePredictive Modeling Club
2014Siyuan MaHarvard UniversityResearch Mentorship
2014 - 2015Yuqing ZhangBoston UniversityValidation of Genomic Classifiers
2014 - 2014Ragheed Al-DulaimiCUNY SPHNumerous Projects
2014 - 2014Misato GbedemahCUNY SPHHIV Care Coordination Engagement Study
2014 - 2014Barry MaCUNY SPHCuration of Breast Cancer Data
2013Taylor FriedmanDana Farber Cancer InstituteResearch Mentorship
2013 - 2015Jasmine AbdelnabiCUNY SPHHGNChelper R Package
2012 - 2013Craig BielskiHarvard UniversityMaster’s Thesis Reader
2012 - 2013Princy ParsanaHarvard UniversityResearch Mentorship
2012 - 2013Christoph BernauUniversity of MünchenResearch Mentorship
2011 - 2012Ben GanzfriedHarvard UniversityResearch Mentorship
2010 - 2013Yo Sup MoonHarvard UniversityResearch Mentorship