Biographical Sketch: Veerasamy (Ravi) Ravichandran, Ph.D.

Veerasamy (Ravi) Ravichandran, Ph.D., is a program director in the Division of Biophysics, Biomedical Technology, and Computational Biosciences. Dr. Ravichandran manages research and training grants in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. Ravichandran oversees the Initiative for Maximizing Student Development program and is also involved in facilitating and coordinating trans-NIH activities related to big data. Earlier in his career, he was a staff scientist at NIH’s National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, a research scientist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and an associate research scientist at Yale University School of Medicine and the University of Pennsylvania.

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