Welcome! My name is Pegah Khosravi, and I am currently a Postdoctoral Associate at Institute for Computational Biomedicine, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York City. Check out my website to find more information about my research, and publications.

pek2012 at med dot cornell dot edu

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Education and Experience

2017-current: Postdoctoral Associate

  • Institute for Computational Biomedicine, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Weill Cornell Medical College, NY, USA
    • Assessing human blastocyst quality and predict implantation success using AI techniques
    • Digital MRI Image analysis of prostate cancer using convolutional neural networks
    • Estimating tumor purity from pathology images via deep convolutional neural networks

2014-2017: Postdoctoral Fellow

  • School of Biological Sciences of Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (IPM), Tehran, Iran
    • Developing new methods for detecting biomarkers and critical molecular changes during cancer progression using expression data

2012-2013: Visiting Research Scholar

  • Donnelly Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    • Supervisor: Prof. Gary Bader

2009-2014: Ph.D., Bioinformatics

  • Department of Bioinformatics, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics (IBB), University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    • Thesis: Dynamical analysis of cellular networks via studying interaction and hub types
    • Supervisors and Advisor: Prof. Bahram Goliaei, Prof. Gary Bader, and Prof. Mehdi Sadeghi

2004-2007: M.Sc., Plants Breeding

  • University of Mazandaran, Sari, Iran
    • Dissertation: Producing new roses by chromosome doubling
    • Supervisors and Advisor: Prof. Gorban Ali Nematzadeh, Prof. Maryam Jafarkhani Kermani, and Prof. Mohamad Reza Bihamta

1999-2003: B.Sc., Agronomy and Plants Breeding

  • University of Bahonar, Kerman, Iran
    • Dissertation: Effect of different levels of nitrogen fertilizer on yield and yield components of triticale
    • Supervisor: Prof. Mehri Safari