Mikaela Keller is a research fellow at the Children’s Hospital
informatics program at Harvard Medical School, a member of the HealthMap
team and a part time member of Peter J. Park’s Computational Genomics lab. She
has a hybrid background in mathematics and computer science. She obtained a
PhD in computer science from Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
(Switzerland) in 2006. The topic of her thesis was on statistical machine
learning applications to textual information retrieval. She is interested in
statistics and computation tools for epidemiology and genomics.