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Marina Sirota, PhD

Marina Sirota, PhD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Prior to this position, Marina was the Lead Research Scientist in Systems Medicine at Stanford. She has worked as a Senior Research Scientist at Pfizer where she focused on developing Precision Medicine strategies in drug discovery. Marina has a PhD in Biomedical Informatics from Stanford University, where her graduate work focused on predicting drug-disease relationships based on gene expression to identify novel therapeutic indications for known drugs.

Research Overview:

Data Science in Disease Diagnosis and Treatment 
The Sirota lab develops incremental computational methods in the context of disease diagnostics and therapeutics – especially leveraging ‘omics and clinical data to better understand the role of the immune system.

Computational health science interests: