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Bogdan Pasaniuc develops statistical and computational methods to understand the genetic basis of disease, focusing on integrative genomics, heritability and population structure. Before UCLA, Bogdan was a postdoc at Harvard School of Public Health and in the Program in Medical and Population Genetics at the Broad Institute in the group of Alkes Price. Prior to that, Bogdan completed a postdoc at International Computer Science Institute in Berkeley, CA. Bogdan obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Connecticut working in the lab of Ion Mandoiu and B.Sc. from the Faculty of Computer Science, “A.I. Cuza” University of Iasi, Romania in 2003. Recently updated resume.

 

Kathy Burch
Graduate Student, Bioinformatics
Joined 2016

Malika Kumar Freund
Graduate Student, Human Genetics
Joined 2016

Claudia Giambartolomei
Post-doc, Pathology & Lab Medicine
Joined 2017

Yan Guo
Visiting Scholar
Joined 2018

Kangcheng Hou
Undergrad, CSST Program
Summer 2018

Ruthie Johnson
Graduate Student, Computer Science
Joined 2016

Arunabha Majumdar
Post-doc, Pathology & Lab Medicine
Joined 2017

Igor Mandric
Post-doc, Pathology & Lab Medicine
Joined 2018

Tommer Schwarz
Graduate Student, Bioinformatics
Joined 2018

 

Alumni

Robert Smith – Project manager, currently a project manager with Eleazar Eskin's group at UCLA.

Nicholas Mancuso, PhD – Postdoc, 2019, currently an Assistant Professor at USC. Visit the Mancuso Lab website.

Megan Major – MS, Bioinformatics, 2018, currently an associate data scientist at BioFire Diagnostics.

Huwenbo Shi – PhD, Bioinformatics, 2018, currently a postdoc with Alkes Price at Harvard Chan School of Public Health.

Megan Roytman – PhD, Bioinformatics, 2018, currently a software engineer at BioDiscovery.

Steven Gazal – Visiting postdoc, Summer 2018.

Gleb Kichaev – PhD, Bioinformatics, 2018, currently a data scientist at Apple.

Valerie Arboleda, MD, PhD – Pathology resident, 2017, currently an Assistant Professor at UCLA. Visit the Arboleda Lab website.

Pagé Goddard – BSc, Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, 2017, currently a PhD student in Genetics at Stanford.

Rob Brown – PhD, Bioinformatics, 2017, currently a postdoc with Eleazar Eskin at UCLA.

Sasha Gusev – Visiting postdoc, Summer 2015, currently an Assistant Professor at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Visit the Gusev Lab website.

Wen-Yun Yang – PhD, Computer Science, 2013, currently a software engineer at Facebook.

 

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