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Zeeshan Ahmed, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Genetics and Genome Sciences
Academic Office Location:
Genetics and Genome Sciences
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 860-679-2643
Email: zahmed@uchc.edu
Website(s):

Department of Genetics and Genome Sciences

Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.University of Central PunjabComputer Science
M.S.University of Central PunjabSofware Engineering
M.S.Blekinge Institute of TechnologyArtificial Intelligence
Ph.D.University of WuerzburgBioinformatics

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
FellowshipFraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software EngineeringArtificial Intelligence
FellowshipVienna University of TechnologyArtificial Intelligence
PostdoctoralUniversity of Massachusetts Medical SchoolBioinformatics
PostdoctoralUniversity of WuerzburgBioinformatics
Professional TrainingSchool of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science UniversityHealthcare Data Analytics

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Director Subsidy Award, HGM-HUGOThe Jackson Laboratory, USA
DAAD International AlumniUniversity of Wuerzburg, Germany
Early Career Award for Excellent ResearchInternational Conference of the Metabolomics Society, UC Davis, NIH, USA
Postdoc Research FellowshipUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School, NIH, USA
Postdoc Research FellowshipUniversity of Wuerzburg, DFG, Germany
Travel Grant AwardUniversity of Wuerzburg, DFG-SFB-1047, Germany
Travel Grant AwardThe 25th International Workshop on Description Logics, Italy
Travel Grant AwardThe 14th International Workshop on Non-Monotonic Reasoning, Italy
Nominated for Biocenter Science AwardUniversity of Wuerzburg, Germany
PhD with Magna Cum LaudeUniversity of Wuerzburg, Germany
Potential Conference Paper6th I*PROMS, Cardiff University, UK
IEEE Young Researcher AwardIEEE International Conference on Computer, Control & Communication
The Donn B. Parker AwardInformation Management & Computer Security, Emerald Group Publishing, UK
Best Conference PaperIEEE International Conference on Computer, Control & Communication
Travel Grant AwardIEEE International Conference on Computer, Control & Communication
Doctoral Research FellowshipUniversity of Wuerzburg, Germany
Young Researcher Travel Grant AwardMicrosoft, Yahoo, Nokia, ACM Conference on Web Search & Data Mining, Spain
Doctoral Research FellowshipVienna University of Technology, Austria
Pre-Doc FellowshipFraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering, Germany
Scholarship for MS programBlekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden
Scholarship for MS programUniversity of Central Punjab, Pakistan
Annual Advance Programming Competition Winner 2002University of Central Punjab, Pakistan
Annual On Spot Programming Competition Winner 2003University of Central Punjab, Pakistan

Journal Articles

Books

Book Chapters

Abstracts

Conference Papers

Other

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Dealing practical issues associated to the clinical and genomic data integration for precision medicineTalkDepartment of Genetics and Genome Sciences, UConn Health2017Farmington, CT
MAV-Clic: Management, Analysis, and Visualization of Clinical Data. University of Massachusetts Medical School, Center for Health Policy and ResearchTalkUMass Medical School, Center for Health Policy and Research2017Shrewsbury, MA
Dealing practical issues associated to the clinical and high throughput genomic data integration for precision medicine.TalkUniversity of Texas Health Science Center2017Houston, TX
MAV-seq: An interactive platform for the Management, Analysis, and Visualization of Sequence DataTalkHuman Genome Meeting, Translational Genomics, Human Genome Organisation2016Houston, TX
Developing sustainable software solutions for bioinformatics by the “Butterfly” paradigmTalkThe Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine2015Farmington, CT
Scientific software solutions development using “Butterfly” paradigmTalkProgram in Bioinformatics and Integrative Biology, UMass Medical School2015Greater Boston, MA
New Scientific software solutions: DroLIGHT, Ant-App-DB and Lipid-Pro.TalkGerman Research Foundation (DFG) SFB-CRC-1047 Project Annual Meeting2014Tagungshaus Schoenenberg,Tauberbischofsheim, Germany
Intellieppi, A system for non-contact monitoring of reaction vessels: Software Design & Implementation.TalkEppendorf2013Hamburg, Germany
Bioinformatics Software for Metabolic and Health Care Data ManagementTalkDepartment of Bioinformatics, Biocenter, Faculty of Biology2012University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany
Software for Metabolic Modeling.TalkDFG-SPP1316 Meeting, Obergurgl University Center2012Obergurgl, Austria
Bioinformatic tools and OMICS databases. German Research Foundation (DFG) SFB/Transregio 34 Official Meeting at The Institute for Molecular Infection BiologyTalkDFG SFB/Transregio 34 Meeting, IMIB, University of Wuerzburg2011Germany
Metabolism of Bacterial Infections- LS-MIDA and Isotopo.TalkTechnical University of Munich2011Munich, Germany
LS-MIDA and Isotopo.TalkDFG-SPP1316 Meeting, Gustav-Stresemann-Institut (GSI)2011Bonn-Bad Godesberg, Germany
Demonstration of Software for Biological Experimental Data Analysis (SBEDA).TalkDFG Meeting, Institue of Biology & Chemistry, University Osnabrueck2010Osnabrueck, Germany
SW, NLP and IUI using Intelligent Semantic Oriented Agent based Search (I-SOAS)TalkDoctoral Symposium, Semantics Week, University of Amsterdam2009Amsterdam, Netherlands
Integration of variants handling in M-system NTTalkBlekinge Institute of Technology2006University of Blekinge, Sweden