Alumni Outcomes

A chart showing first post-graduation outcomes for M.S. in Health Informatics & Data Science alumni based on 2020-2021 surveys. Of 14 outcomes, 86% are employed and 14% are looking for opportunities.

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HIDS Alumni

2022-2023 Graduates

Nelson Moore
Capstone Project: Modeling and code implementation to support data search and filter through the NCI Cancer Data Aggregator (Industry Mentor: Frederick National Lab for Cancer Research: FNLCR)

2021-2022 Graduates

Ahson Saiyed, Data Scientist at Open Health Network 
Capstone Project: Research Data Platform Pipelines (Industry Mentor: Invitae)

Walid Nashashibi
Xenopus RNA-Seq Analysis to Understand Tissue Regeneration Mechanisms (Industry Mentor: FDA)

Tony Albini
Data Mining to understand the patient landscape of Chronic Kidney Disease Population (Industry Mentor: AstraZeneca)

Anvitha Gooty Agraharam
Capstone Project: Computational estimation of Pleiotropy in Genome-Phenome Associations for target discovery (Industry Mentor: AstraZeneca)

Natalie Cortopassi
Analysis of Clinical Trial Attrition in Neuropsychiatric Clinical Trials using Machine Learning (Industry Mentor: AstraZeneca)

Christle Iroezi
Visualize Digital HealthCare ROI (Industry Mentor: MedStar Health)

Huahua Cai
Heat Waves and Health Outcomes (Industry Mentor: ICF)

Jin Peng, Research Specialist at Georgetown University
Mental Health Data Commons (Industry Mentor: ICF)

2020-2021 Graduates


Ali Kaleem, Transformation Associate, Grant Thornton LLP
Capstone Project: Research Data Platform Pipelines (Industry Mentor: Invitae)

Jie Lu, Research Technician at Georgetown University
Capstone Project: Using a configurable, open-source framework to create a fully functional data commons with the REMBRANDT dataset (Industry Mentor: Frederick National Lab for Cancer Research – FNLCR)

Gaby Rivas, Consultant at Deloitte
Capstone Project: Building a patient centric data warehouse (Industry Mentor: Invitae)

Marcio Rosas, Project Manager of Technology and Informatics at Georgetown University
Capstone Project: Knowledge-Based Predictive Modeling of Clinical Trials Enrollment Rates (Industry Mentor: AstraZeneca)

Yuezheng (Kerry) He
Capstone Project: ClinicalTrials2Vec – Accelerating trial-level computing using a vectorized model of clinical trial summaries and results (Industry Mentor: AstraZeneca)

Junxia Lin, Data Programmer at Chemonics International
Capstone Project: Multi-scale modeling to enable data-driven biomarker and target discovery (Industry Mentor: AstraZeneca)

2019-2020 Graduates

Pratyush Tandale, Informatics Specialist I at Mayo Clinic
Capstone Project: Creating Data Visualization packages for rendering analysis results with Flatiron Health Data (Industry Mentor: Flatiron Roche)

Shabeeb Kannattikuni, Senior Statistical Programmer at PRA Health Sciences (ICON Pl)
Capstone Project: NGS Data Analysis for the QA of viral vaccines (Industry Mentor: Argentys Informatics)

Fuyuan Wang (Bruce), Software Engineer at Essential Software Inc , Frederick National Labs
Capstone Project: Cancer Data Model Visualization framework (Industry Mentor: Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research)

Ayah Elshikh, Performance Outcomes Consultant at AmeriHealth Caritas
Capstone Project: NGS Data Analysis for the QA of viral vaccines (Industry Mentor: Argentys Informatics)

Yue Li, Statistical Programmer, Baim Institute for Clinical Research
Capstone Project: Analysis of COVID-19 Serological test data to improve the COVID-19 Detection capabalities (Industry Mentor: Argentys Informatics)

Linyu Li, Algorithm Performance Engineer at Optovue
Capstone Project: Socioeconomic factors to readmissions after major cancer surgery (Industry Mentor: Medstar Health)

Jiazhong Zhang, Management Trainee at China Bohai Bank
Capstone Project: Socioeconomic factors to readmissions after major cancer surgery (Industry Mentor: Medstar Health)

Chen Wang
Capstone Project: Improving clinical mapping process for lab data using LOINC (Industry Mentor: Flatiron Roche)

Jianyi Zhang
Capstone Project: Improving clinical mapping process for lab data using LOINC (Industry Mentor: Flatiron Roche)