Jie (Jack) Hu, M.D., Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital & Harvard Medical School

2019-present. Jack is a postdoctoral research fellow with Dr. Kathryn Rexrode, in Division of Women’s Health, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. In 2019, he joined our research project on the investigation for Sexual dimorphism in genetic associations of complex traits. Jack’s research focuses on investigating hormonal, metabolomic and genetic … Continue reading “Jie (Jack) Hu, M.D., Ph.D.”

Anat Yaskolka Meir, MPH RD

Visiting PhD Student
Department of Epidemiology, Ben-Gurion University

2021-Present: Postdoctoral Fellow at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. 2019, visiting PhD student from Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel.

Zicheng Wang

2021-Present Zicheng is a second-year Master’s student in the Department of Biostatistics (SM CBQG program). His current research interest is polygenic risk predictions, cross-trait GWAS analysis, and RNA-Seq analysis. He joined the Liang Lab in February 2021.

Xikun Han

Postdoctoral Research Fellow 2021 – present. Xikun is a postdoctoral research fellow​​ in the Department of Epidemiology, Program in Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, mentored by Dr. Liang. Prior to joining the lab, Xikun earned his Ph.D. in statistical genetics from QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute … Continue reading “Xikun Han”

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Yingzhe Zhang

2021-Present: Master student of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Yingzhe is a second-year Master student of Epidemiology, concentrating on psychiatric epidemiology. Her research interests mainly focus on exploring the causal path of mental disorders and child behavioral problems. She works on the genetic linkage between inflammation biomarkers and mental disorders.

Jun Li

Research Associate
Departments of Nutrition and Epidemiology

2016-present, research associate in Departments of Nutrition and Epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH). The main area of Jun’s research focuses on the identification of genetic, epigenetic and metabolic factors for cardiometabolic disease, and mechanisms through which lifestyle factors and diet impact human health, using multi-omics integration approaches. Jun has received … Continue reading “Jun Li”

Jordan Rossen

PhD Student
Department of Epidemiology

2020-Present Jordan is a PhD student in the Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics track of the Epidemiology PhD program at HSPH. He is interested in the development of methods for polygenic risk prediction in Non-European populations. Before HSPH, Jordan’s research focused on data processing methodology for high-throughput cancer genomics datasets.

Tingyi Cao

SM Student
Department of Biostatistics

2020-present Tingyi is a second year SM Student in the Department of Biostatistics. Her research interests are in statistical genetics.

Wenyi Wang

SM Student
Department of Biostatistics

Wenyi is a master’s of science student in Biostatistics (SM60 Program). Her research interest includes risk prediction and Bayesian inference.

Lillian Kay Petersen

SB Student
Harvard College

Lillian is an undergraduate student at Harvard majoring in Applied Math / Molecular Biology. Her research interests include infertility GWAS and machine learning for better genetic predictions. Outside of work, she enjoys trail running and playing guitar.