Jason Moore, PhD
Director, Penn Institute for Biomedical Informatics
Jason is a translational bioinformatics scientist and human geneticist. Moore’s research focuses on the development and application of informatics methods for identifying combinations of DNA sequence variations and environmental factors that are predictive of human health and complex disease. He is currently the Edward Rose Professor of Informatics and Director of the Institute for Biomedical Informatics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania where he also serves as Associate Dean for Informatics and Director of the Division of Informatics in the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology. His translational bioinformatics research program has been continuously funded by multiple grants from the National Institutes of Health for the last 15 years. In 2011 he was elected as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and was selected as a Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences in 2013. In 2015 he was elected a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI).