Big Data Training for Cancer Research Purdue University Center for Cancer Research

Special Lecturers

Stephen Chanock

Director, Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics

Senior Investigator, Office of the Director

National Cancer Institute

Phone: 240-276-7150



Sean Davis

Associate Director for Informatics and Data Science, University of Colorado Cancer Center

The inaugural Rifkin and Bennis Endowed Chair in Cancer Bioinformatics

Professor Of Medicine, Divisions of Medical Oncology and Hematology, Department of Medicine

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus



Rebecca Doerge

The Glen de Vries Dean, Mellon College of Science

The Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department of Statistics and Data Science 

Department of Biological Sciences

Carnegie Mellon University

Phone: 412-268-8156




Mark Kelley

Betty and Earl Professor of Pediatric Oncology Research

Associate Director, IU Simon Cancer Center

Indiana University School of Medicine

Phone: 317-274-2755




Warren Kibbe

Chief, Translational Biomedical Informatics

Professor, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Chief Data Officer, Duke Cancer Institute

Phone: 919-668-7384



Hongzhe Li

Perelman Professor in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics

Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Graduate Group in Genomics and Computational Biology (GCB)

University of Pennsylvania 

Phone: 215-573-5038




James L. Mohler

Research Integrity Officer

Associate Dean of the Graduate School

Professor of Computer Graphics Technology

Purdue University 

Phone: 765-496-3844




John Quackenbush

Chair, Department of Biostatistics

Henry Pickering Walcott Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Phone: 617-432-9028