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Thu, Sep 10


Online Event

#BlackInCompBio Seminar Series: Dr. Lorin Crawford, Ph.D.

The #BlackInCompBio Seminar Series provides a platform for Black scientists across the diaspora to share their scientific contributions with our global audience. On this day we'll hear from Dr. Lorin Crawford, Ph.D. of Brown University.

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#BlackInCompBio Seminar Series: Dr. Lorin Crawford, Ph.D.
#BlackInCompBio Seminar Series: Dr. Lorin Crawford, Ph.D.

Time & Location

Sep 10, 2020, 1:00 PM EDT

Online Event

About the Event

Lorin Crawford is the RGSS Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, and a core faculty member of the Center for Statistical Sciences and Center for Computational Molecular Biology at Brown University. His scientific research interests involve the development of novel and efficient computational methodologies to address complex problems in statistical genetics, cancer pharmacology, and radiomics (e.g., cancer imaging). Dr. Crawford has an extensive background in modeling massive data sets of high-throughput molecular information as it pertains to functional genomics and cellular-based biological processes. His most recent work has earned him a place on Forbes 30 Under 30 list, The Root 100 Most Influential African Americans list, and recognition as an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow.

Before joining Brown, Dr. Crawford received his PhD from the Department of Statistical Science at Duke University and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Clark Atlanta University.


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