Position: Project Lead
Organisation: The Centre for Computational Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
Area of work: Bioinformatics
Marta Girdea is a Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Toronto and the Centre for Computational Medicine at the Hospital for Sick Children. After researching new methods for biological sequence alignment during her PhD at Universite Lille 1 & INRIA Lille - Nord Europe Research Centre in France, she is now putting most of her efforts into designing and developing software that can help research scientists and clinicians who study genetic disorders work more efficiently.