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Brian S. White, PhD

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Stem Cell Biology Section
The Genome Institute

Research Interests

  • Statistical inference and machine learning in cancer
  • Clonal evolution
  • Cancer-associated splicing perturbation

Contact

  • 314-362-7482 (NW Tower)
  • 314-286-1814 (Genome Institute)
  • 314-286-1810 (fax)
  • Room 14128 Northwest Tower
    Room 4113 Genome Institute (office)
  • The Genome Institute, Room 4113
    Washington University
    4444 Forest Park Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1998 BS in Computer Science (Mathematics Minor), Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
2002 Master’s of Computer Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
2008 PhD in Electrical & Computer Engineering (Physics Minor), Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Professional/Research Experience
2001-2002 Visiting Research Assistant, School of Computing (Mentor: Prof. Jay Lepreau), University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
2004-2005 Student Guest, Lawrence Livermore Lab (Mentor: Dr. Daniel Quinlan), Livermore, CA
2008-2011 Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics (Shalloway Lab), Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2009-2010 Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics (Shalloway and Tumbar Labs), Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2011-2012 Research Associate, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics (Shalloway Lab), Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2012-present Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Honors & Awards
1998-1999 University of Virginia Dean’s Scholarship
2003-2007 Department of Energy Krell High-Performance Computer Science Fellowship
Professional Activities
  Associate Member, American Association for Cancer Research
  Certificate from Management Institute for Academic Staff