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Nishant Jain

My current research focus is in the field of Consumer Health Informatics and Information & Communication Technologies (ICT). My work revolves around leveraging social media analytics, social network analysis, and innovative informatics approaches to gain insights into chronic diseases (e.g.,…

Justin Hummel

Justin is a graduate student at the University of Missouri Institute for Data Science and Informatics (MUIDSI) under the guidance of Rene Cortese, PhD. Justin has learned critical informatics techniques to expand his training in cancer biology.  His primary research…

William Baskett

I am a PhD student studying bioinformatics. I received my bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Missouri in 2018 and my masters in data science in 2021. My research focuses on developing algorithms to extract information from biomedical…

Mikhail Kovalenko

Mikhail came to Bioinformatics with an Electrical Engineering and computer programming background. Recognizing the trends towards massive data processing needs in health care, he joined MUIDSI in hopes to make his own contribution to the advancement of computational diagnostic tools…

Terri Benskin

Terri Benskin is a PhD student specializing in health informatics. Her academic journey began with Bachelor of Science degrees in Criminal Justice (Pre-Law) and Health Information Administration. Building on this foundation, she earned a Master’s in Health Administration (MHA) before…

Julie Jaddoo

Zhijian Luan

I work in cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) analysis. Focus on the capturing heart variability and visualizing heartbeat movement for support clinic in AFib and other cardiac diseases.

Shu-Kai Chang

Chunhui Xu

Chunhui earned his Bachelor’s degree in Molecular Biology from China Agricultural University in Beijing and his Master’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology from Brandeis University. Following these academic achievements, she joined MUII as a Bioinformatics Ph.D. student. Currently, she…