Dr. Jason Mezey is a Principal Investigator in the Cornell University Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, and a new Member of the Englander Institute for Precision Medicine.
Dr. Mezey received a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and a Ph.D. from Yale University. He is currently a (tenured, full) Professor at Cornell University in the Department of Computational Biology and concurrently a Professor in the Department of Genetic Medicine and a Professor in the Institute for Computational Biomedicine at Weill Cornell Medicine. He is a statistical geneticist by training and spent the last two decades working with genomic data. The core of his research program is the development of computational statistics and machine learning methodology for the study, diagnosis, and prediction of complex diseases.