Dr. Keoki Williams is a Professor of Medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine and a Senior Scientist and co-director in the Center for Individualized and Genomic Medicine Research (CIGMa) at Henry Ford Health System. He graduated cum laude in both research and academics from the University of Michigan Medical School, and afterward he […]
Hongsheng obtained his PhD in Statistical Genetics from the University of Hong Kong, and spent seven years in Hong Kong before moving to the USA. He is inspired by the phenomenon of missing heritability for genetic analyses of complex phenotypes. Most of his work and research are aiming to explore and prioritize genetic susceptibility variants, […]
Mao obtained a Master of Science degree in Biochemistry from Mississippi State University in 2002. She worked at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine for seven years until joining the laboratory. She applies both biochemical and genomic approaches to identify markers associated with asthma and allergy.
Samantha received her Master of Science degree in Health Psychology from the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Her love of research led her to joining the team. Samantha is involved in coordinating all aspect of research projects including study site correspondence, patient screening, patient enrollment, patient tracking, and maintaining study inventory. She also designs data collection tools, […]
Shujie obtained her Master’s degree in Biology from McMaster University and another Master’s degree in Statistical Science from Indiana University. Shujie is involved in NGS data analysis, patient data integration and statistical analysis to support research projects in the the lab.
Kyle graduated from Calvin College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Chinese Language. After conducting research in sociology and working abroad as a college English teacher, he is excited to contribute to the DIAMOND study as a project coordinator.
Alexis received her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Oakland University. Currently, she is pursuing a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at the University of Detroit Mercy. Alexis is involved in data collection at our research site. In her free time, Alexis enjoys writing, hiking and cooking.
Samantha received her Masters of Science degree in Clinical Research Administration from Eastern Michigan University. Sam is involved in patient screening and patient recruitment. Sam enjoys spending time with her family.
Whitney obtained her Bachelor of Science in Health Science, with a concentration in Lab Science from Wayne State University, and her Master of Science in Basic Medical Science from Wayne State University School of Medicine. She is involved in patient data collection and processing. In her spare time, Whitney enjoys spending time with her family.