Jennifer Altreuter


Jen obtained her undergraduate degree in Computer Studies at Northwestern University and earned her MD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Learn More

Sudheshna Bodapati

Computational Biologist

Sudheshna, is working towards receiving her MS in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Learn More

Yu-Chen Cheng

Postdoctoral Fellow

Yu-Chen received his MD at Taipei Medical University in Taiwan. Since he had a longstanding interest in mathematics and mechanistic modeling in medicine. Learn More

Simona Cristea

Research Scientist

Dr. Cristea is the Head of Data Science at the Hale Family Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research. She is leading a team of data scientists and mathematical modelers to discover the hidden biology in large single cell cancer genomics datasets. Learn More

Christopher Graser

Research Technician

Chris studied Economics with a focus on Game Theory at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universit├Ąt and at the Tinbergen Institute. He currently is a PhD-Candidate at the University of Amsterdam, under the supervision of Prof. van Veelen. Learn More

Aashna Jhaveri

Computational Biologist

Aashna received her MS in Biomedical Informatics from New York University in 2017. She previously worked as an analyst for diverse projects in exosomes, mtDNA and RNA for human and mouse models at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. Learn More

Yang Liu


Yang Liu received her PhD in Bioinformatics from the University of Missouri-Columbia. During her PhD, she focused on deep learning method development for genome-wide association study and biomarker detection. Learn More

Franziska Michor


Dr. Michor is a Professor of Computational Biology in the Department of Data Science at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, in the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and in the Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology at Harvard University. Learn More

Christina Noonan

Executive Support Specialist

Nina provides support to Franziska Michor, her lab, the Center for Cancer Evolution (CCE) and the Cancer Immunologic Data Commons (CIDC). Learn More

Cheryl Wong


Cheryl is a Master of Biomedical Informatics student at HMS. Her background is in veterinary medicine with more than five years of postdoctoral biomedical research using animal models to investigate. Learn More

Mengran Zhang


Mengran obtained her MA in Statistics from Yale University and completed her BS in Mathematics and Economics from Syracuse University. Learn More