Herbert & Florence Irving Assistant Professor of Cancer Data Research, Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Affiliated Faculty, Department of Computer Science
Affiliated Member, Data Science Institute
Elham completed her postdoctoral training in the Dana Pe’er Lab at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (Computational & Systems Biology) and Columbia University (Biological Sciences). She received a PhD in Bioinformatics from Boston University, advised by James Galagan (Biomedical Engineering, BU) and collaborating with Edoardo Airoldi (Statistics, Harvard), an MS degree in Electrical Engineering from Boston University and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology. She is a recipient of the NIH NCI Pathway to Independence Award, the Tri-Institutional Breakout Prize for Junior Investigators and an American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship.
Teaching: BMEN 4480 Statistical Machine Learning in Genomics (Fall 2020)