Assistant Professor of Medicine

Research Description

Developing analytical tools to elucidate the genetic architecture of psychiatric diseases and translating these findings to improve treatment. The lab has a strong focus in neuropsychiatric phenotypes and interests related to Structural variation and it’s role in regulating expression and disease risk Unraveling the genomic architecture of genetically related diseases Employing genomic information to improve drug design and treatment decisions Utilizing EHR/digital health informatics to objectively quantify mental health traits

Research Keywords

Genomics, transcriptomics, mental health, precision medicine, digital health, computational biology, pharmacogenomics

Previous Institution
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sanai

Office Address:
515B Light Hall, Nashville, TN 37232
Hicksville, NY
Previous Role/Title
Instructor, Department of Psychiatry
Computational and psychiatric genomics


PhD, Genetics - Cardiff University, 2013
MS, Computer Science - Johns Hopkins University, 2004
BS, Computer Engineering - Johns Hopkins University, 2004