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Bioinformatics Training

Read more at: Sandra Cortijo, PhD

Sandra Cortijo, PhD


UMR5004 IPSiM (Institut for Plant Sciences of Montpellier)
Montpellier, France

Read more at: Adrian Baez-Ortega, PhD

Adrian Baez-Ortega, PhD

Adrian is a postdoctoral researcher at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, where he works with group leaders Iñigo Martincorena and Peter Campbell to investigate the biological processes that shape the evolution of cells in healthy and diseased tissues.

Read more at: Sergio Martínez Cuesta, PhD

Sergio Martínez Cuesta, PhD

Sergio is an associate director in hit discovery bioinformatics at AstraZeneca R&D leading a group developing computational approaches for target identification and new therapeutics discovery. He builds from his early training in medicinal chemistry and biochemistry followed with a PhD and postdoc in bioinformatics and cheminformatics and develops projects in collaboration with laboratory colleagues and clinical scientists.

Read more at: Laurent Gatto, PhD

Laurent Gatto, PhD

Since September 2018, I am an Associate Professor of Bioinformatics at the UCLouvain, in Belgium, and director of the Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (CBIO) group. I am located in the de Duve Institute, on the medical campus in Brussels, where I run a research group and teach at the faculty of pharmacy and biomedical sciences (FASB).

Read more at: Jing Su, PhD

Jing Su, PhD

Senior Staff Scientist, Sanger Institute

Read more at: Lisa Breckels (Simpson), PhD

Lisa Breckels (Simpson), PhD


Lisa Breckels is a Bioinformatician and Research Associate based at the Cambridge Centre for Proteomics (CCP) at the University of Cambridge, UK. 

Read more at: Chandra Chilamakuri

Chandra Chilamakuri

Bioinformatics Analyst

Read more at: Mark Fernandes

Mark Fernandes

Bioinformatics Teaching Associate


Job Role

Mark will be working with Alexia, initially on supporting material development for the undergraduate NST IB Mathematical and Computational Biology Course before moving on to support the delivery and development of existing portfolio of courses.



Monday to Friday

Read more at: Martin van Rongen, PhD

Martin van Rongen, PhD

Biostatistics Initiative Lead


Job Role

Martin is responsible for the development, delivery and coordination of the biostatistics curriculum.



Monday to Friday, office hours.

Read more at: Hugo Tavares, PhD

Hugo Tavares, PhD

Bioinformatics Training Developer

Job Role

Hugo is responsible for developing and coordinating our "omics" curriculum, as well as recruiting and training instructors from across the University. 



Monday to Friday, office hours.