TISLab

Team

The Translational and Integrative Sciences Laboratory (TISLab) reimagines data to change the world. The center supports the translation of insights from data files to implemented solutions. From the diagnosis of rare diseases and improving food systems and nutrition, to revealing patterns of biodiversity in response to climate change, TISLab embodies an interdisciplinary, distributed collaboration model of science. In TISLab, we are committed to the belief that shared, open science is the best way to solve problems and advance society. Bringing people and their data together across fields brings new discoveries and the ability to solve real world problems. Not only are we changing the world, we are also changing science itself.

Melissa Haendel Melissa Haendel Director Julie McMurry Julie McMurry Associate Director Monica Munoz-Torres Monica Munoz-Torres Program Manager Anita Walden Anita Walden Assistant Director Anne E Thessen Anne E Thessen Semantic Engineer Brandon White Brandon White Business Services Senior Professional Bryan Laraway Bryan Laraway Scientific Software Engineer Elizabeth R. Etherington Elizabeth R. Etherington Program Administrator Glass Elsarboukh Glass Elsarboukh Scientific Software Engineer Kevin Schaper Kevin Schaper Scientific Software Engineer Laurel Cooper Laurel Cooper Project Manager Lauren Chan Lauren Chan Graduate Student Matthew Brush Matthew Brush Ontologist Nicole A. Vasilevsky Nicole A. Vasilevsky Lead Biocurator Sabrina Toro Sabrina Toro Biocurator Sarah Gehrke Sarah Gehrke Project Manager Shahim Essaid Shahim Essaid Semantic Engineer Shawn T O'Neil Shawn T O'Neil Data Engineer Tim E Putman Tim E Putman Technical Director Tursynay Issabekova Tursynay Issabekova Project Manager Victoria Alexandra Soesanto Victoria Alexandra Soesanto Scientific Software Engineer

Whether you are a scientist looking to step into an emerging field with your data, an organization interested in investing in this work, or if you are simply curious and would like to stay informed about how translational science will evolve, we welcome your partnership. We work with leading scientists around the world and are funded by large national grants and institutions with new discoveries emerging every day.

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