Prof. David Fenyo
Dr. David Fenyö received a PhD in Physics from Uppsala University in Sweden and after switching to computational biology, he did a postdoc at the Rockefeller University, co-founded a bioinformatics company and worked at GE Healthcare. He has over 30 years of experience with all aspects of biomedical data analysis in both academia and industry and his work has resulted in over 200 scientific publications. In 2010 he joined NYU School of Medicine where he is currently Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Director for the Ph.D. program in Systems and Computational Biomedicine and the Master’s program in Biomedical Informatics.. His research focuses on applying data science methods to analyze quantitative data and to model biological systems. His efforts to integrate data from multiple technologies—including mass spectrometry, sequencing, and microscopy—have provided a wide array of powerful tools to discover and verify biomarkers and therapeutic targets in cancer.