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 prostate cancer (CRPC) and identifying drugs and drug combinations that inhibit these mechanisms. Outside of the lab, as the CiDrep SickKids Foundation’s Founder and Director, Michael raise funds for sick children who have exhausted insurance and other financial resources. Learn more at CiDrep SickKids Foundation
Antonina Mitrofanova Laboratory: Computational Medicine and Therapeutics
Awards & Distinctions
2021 NSF Computing Innovation Fellowship
Dr. Craige was awarded the Computing Research Association (CRA), Computer Community Consortium (CCC) Fellowship with funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his postdoctoral research.
2006 PROMISE, Postbaccalaureate Fellowship
Awarded by National Institute of General Medical Studies (NIH-NIGMS PREP ) · Feb 2006 for Postbaccalaureate Research Opportunities for Minorities in the Biomedical Sciences at Emory University.
Area of Study/Expertise
Biomedical Informatics, Neurology Research (Epilepsy), Clinical Informatics, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology