Zhaohui Qin, PhD, Emory University

Dr. Zhaohui Qin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at Emory University. His long-term research interest is on developing and evaluating model-based statistical and computational methods to analyze high-throughput genetics, genomics, and epigenomics data. In the past five years, his research has focused on developing model-based methods to analyze data generated from applications of next generation sequencing technologies. More recently, he has been working with computer scientists and data scientists to develop technologies and methods to mine massive and diverse biomedical BigData. He is also actively collaborating with biologists and clinicians on various projects that utilize next generation sequencing technologies to understand the etiology of human diseases.