Biography

I received my B.S. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University, my M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in the Schools of Medicine and Public Health (thesis advisor, Dr. Daniel Weeks, Human Genetics), respectively. Childrens Hospital and Regional Medical Center was where I completed my residency in Pediatrics, followed by pediatric hematology/oncology training in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine/National Cancer Institute joint fellowship.

Interests

  • Biomedical Informatics and Data Science
  • Software Development
  • Open Data
  • Reproducible Research
  • Education
  • Cloud and Distributed Computing

Education

  • MD, 1999

    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

  • PhD, Human Genetics, 1997

    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

  • BS, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, 1993

    Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Professor

University of Colorado School of Medicine

January 2021 – Present Aurora, Colorado
 
 
 
 
 

Senior Associate Scientist

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

January 2018 – December 2020 Bethesda, MD
 
 
 
 
 

Staff Scientist

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

January 2008 – December 2017 Bethesda, MD
 
 
 
 
 

Clinical Fellow, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Johns Hopkins University & National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH

July 2002 – December 2007 Bethesda, MD
 
 
 
 
 

Resident, Pediatrics

Childrens Hospital and Regional Medical Center

July 1999 – June 2002 Seattle, WA

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