Informatics Steering Committee

Name Position Expertise
Bioinformatics
Ram Samudrala PhD. Lead Chief, Division of Bioinformatics Computational drug development
Michael Buck, PhD Associate Director, Next Gen Sequencing Core Epigenetics
Marc Halfon PhD Professor of Biochemistry Bioinformatics, regulomics
Norma Nowak PhD Director, Next Gen Sequencing Core Genomics, genetics
Yijun Sun PhD Assistant Professor of Microbiology Microbiome, microbial genomics
High Performance Computing
Thomas Furlani PhD, Lead Director, Center for Computational Research, Director BIG High performance computing
Jaroslaw Zola PhD Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering High performance computing
Clinical Informatics
Peter L. Elkin MD, Director and Chair Professor and Chair Clinical informatics, bioinformatics
Joseph Aarts PhD Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics Clinical decision support, qualitative methods
Werner Ceusters MD Professor of Biomedical Informatics Biomedical ontology
Barry Smith PhD Professor of Philosophy Biomedical ontology
Mandip Pandesar MD Clin Assoc Professor of Medicine CMIO ECMC & Clinical research
John Tomaszewski MD Chair of Pathology, Director Kaleida Clinical Laboratories Image informatics
Peter Winkelstein, MD CMIO, Kaleida Health and UBMD Pediatrics,
Research ethics