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Samuel Aparicio, BM, BCh, PhD, FRCPath, FRSC

Dr. Samuel Aparicio (BM, BCh, PhD, FRCPath, FRSC) is Senior Scientific Director of Cancer Genomics at the New York Genome Center (NYGC). The emphasis of his collaborative work with the NYGC is focused on single cell and spatial genomics, computational cancer genomics, and technology development. He serves as the chair of the NYGC’s Enabling Innovation […]

Evan Eichler, PhD

Evan Eichler, PhD, is an Associate Member at the New York Genome Center, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Investigator and Professor in the Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine. After a Hollaender Postdoctoral Fellowship at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Dr. Eichler joined the faculty of Case Western Reserve University  and joined […]

Mike Wigler, PhD

Michael Wigler, PhD, is a Senior Associate Core Member at the New York Genome Center (NYGC). He is also a Professor at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), where he has been a faculty member since 1978. Dr. Wigler’s research is focused on the genomics of cancer and the genetics of autism and related disorders. His […]

Harold Varmus, MD

Harold Varmus, MD, is a Senior Associate Core Member at the New York Genome Center (NYGC). A co-recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for discovering the cellular origin of retroviral oncogenes, Dr. Varmus is the Lewis Thomas University Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine, working directly with its Meyer Cancer Center. […]

Simon Tavaré, PhD

Simon Tavaré, PhD, is a Senior Associate Core Member at the New York Genome Center (NYGC). Dr. Tavaré became Founding Director of the Herbert and Florence Irving Institute of Cancer Dynamics at Columbia University in July 2018. He also holds appointments at Columbia in the departments of Statistics and Biological Sciences and as a member of the […]

Mary-Claire King, PhD

Mary-Claire King, PhD, is a Senior Associate Core Member of the New York Genome Center (NYGC). In her consulting role at the NYGC, Dr. King focuses on neuropsychiatric disease genomics, working closely with Thomas Lehner, PhD, MPH, Director of Neuropsychiatric Disease Genomics, NYGC, and serving as a senior advisor to both Dr. Lehner and NYGC […]