Assistant Professor & Graduate Program Director,
Department of Biomedical Informatics
Stony Brook Cancer Center
Department of Pathology
Department of Pharmacological Sciences
Stony Brook, NY 11794
Phone: (631) 638-2271
Bioinformatics, personalized medicine, pancreatic adenocarcinoma, mixture modeling, COVID-19 electronic heath record analytics.
- Predictive models in pancreatic adenocarcinoma, with a focus on precision medicine and patient response to therapy.
- Mixture modeling and next generation sequencing techniques to study tumor, stromal and immune contributions to tumor biology
- Translational bioinformatics and biostatistics methods development for tumor biology and medical data.
Google Scholar | SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:
Clinical Characterization and Prediction of Clinical Severity of SARS-CoV-2 Infection Among US Adults Using Data From the US National COVID Cohort Collaborative
TD Bennett, RA Moffitt, JG Hajagos, B Amor, A Anand, MM Bissell, ...
2021, JAMA Network Open 4 (7), e2116901-e2116901
Purity Independent Subtyping of Tumors (PurIST), A Clinically Robust, Single-sample Classifier for Tumor Subtyping in Pancreatic Cancer
NU Rashid, XL Peng, C Jin, RA Moffitt, KE Volmar, BA Belt, RZ Panni, ...
2020, Clinical Cancer Research 26 (1), 82-92
Real-time genomic characterization of advanced pancreatic cancer to enable precision medicine
AJ Aguirre, JA Nowak, ND Camarda, RA Moffitt, AA Ghazani, ...
2018, Cancer discovery 8 (9), 1096-1111
Integrated Genomic Characterization of Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network
2017, Cancer Cell 32 (2), 185-203. E13
Virtual microdissection identifies distinct tumor-and stroma-specific subtypes of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
RA Moffitt, R Marayati, EL Flate, KE Volmar, SGH Loeza, KA Hoadley, ...
2015, Nature genetics 47 (10), 1168-117
BMI517 Current Research in Signaling Pathways, Biochemistry, and Tissue Morphology of Disease
BMI530 Software Development in Biomedical Informatics, cross-listed as part of the Vertically Integrated Projects program
BMI502 Life Science for Biomedical Informatics
BMI511 Translational Biomedical Informatics
Lucie Chrastecka – PhD Student, Pharmacological Sciences
Ki Oh – MSTP student, Biomedical Informatics
Luke Torre-Healy - MSTP student, Biomedical Informatics
Danielle Fassler - MSTP student, Pharmacology
Anuva Banwasi - Simons Summer Research Program Scholar
Rishabh Rout - Simons Summer Research Program Scholar
Ryan Kawalerski - Undergraduate, Biochemistry & AMS, now at Johns Hopkins MD/PhD
Virginia Ma - Simons Summer Research Program Scholar, now at Harvard BS