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Barbara Tafuto, MLS, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Informatics

Barbara is an Assistant Professor in the Health Informatics Department at Rutgers School of Health Professions. She is also a Co-Lead at the Workforce Development Core for New Jersey Alliance for Clinical and Translational Science (NJ ACTS).

Barbara has 8 years experience researching the functionality of CTSA foundational informa...

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Riddhi Vyas, PhD

Assistant Professor

Riddhi is currently an Assistant Professor at Rutgers University. She has been a part of Rutgers's University since her graduation with a Doctorate in Biomedical Informatics in 2016.  Riddhi's expertise is in the area of Biomedical Informatics. Her academic and professional research experience has given her substantial exposure to the various aspects of informatics, including data mining, data an...

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Trish Prius, PhD

Manager of Strategic Planning

Trish is the Manager of Strategic Planning at the Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute (OCTRI), a Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) hub at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland, OR. She is responsible for visioning, developing, and maintaining strategic plans for OCTRI’s mission-critical efforts including advisory group management; regional partn...

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Michael Craige

Michael W. Craige, MBA, PhD

Post Doctorate Fellow in Computational Cancer Biology

Michael W. Craige is the 2021 NSF-Funded Computing Innovation Postdoctoral Fellow in the Biomedical and Health Informatics Department at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. His research focuses on understanding and uncovering the transcriptional mechanisms of resistance to anti-androgen treatment in prostate cancer – specifically castration-resistant prostat...

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Alekhya Thota, Dental Student

Graduate Assistant, Intern Fall 2022

Alekhya is a student at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine (RSDM). She is a graduate of the New Jersey Institute of Technology with a BA in Biology as a part of the 7-year dental program with RSDM. Alekhya has developed a growing interest in research, as she is currently working on validating the CTSA search solutions website and investigating programs for clinical research coordinators. After she ...

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Hasan M. Bashir, MD

Graduate Assistant, Intern Fall 2021


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