Li Shen

Li Shen, PhD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Neuroscience

Research Topics:

Bioinformatics, Biomedical Informatics, Computational Biology, Epigenomics, Image Analysis, Mathematical Modeling of Biomedical Systems, Mathematical and Computational Biology

Dr. Shen joined the Department of Neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in 2009 with a Ph.D. in computer science. He is currently associate professor of bioinformatics. He has made contributions to epigenomics in brain diseases and bioinformatic tools development. His current research interests include the applications of machine learning in healthcare and genomics. He has more than 100 publications with >7,700 total citations. See his Google scholar page for a full list of his publications. Visit Li Shen's Laboratory of Bioinformatics for more information on his research activities.

Multi-Disciplinary Training Area

Genetics and Data Science [GDS]


BS, Fudan University

PhD, Nanyang Technological University

Postdoc, University of California San Diego