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.

Huan Yun

Postdoctoral Research Fellow 2022 – present: postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Epidemiology at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH). Prior to joining Dr. Liang’s lab, Huan obtained her Ph.D. degree in nutritional epidemiology from Shanghai Institute of Nutrition and Health, Chinese Academy of Sciences under the supervision of Prof. Xu … Continue reading “Huan Yun”

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.

Garyk Brixi

SB Student
Harvard College

Garyk is an undergraduate student studying computer science at Harvard, class of 2023. His interests include polygenic risk scores and machine learning.