David van Dijk, Ph.D University of Amsterdam
David completed his PhD at the University of Amsterdam (with Prof. Jaap Kaandorp and Prof. Peter Sloot) and the Weizmann Institute of Science (with Prof. Eran Segal) in Computer Science. David then was a postdoctoral fellow and associate research scientist at Yale Medical School (Dept. of Genetics) and Yale Computer Science with Prof. Smita Krishnaswamy. There he developed new machine learning tools for unsupervised learning on biomedical data with an emphasis on single-cell data. David is currently an Assistant Professor in Medicine and in Computer Science at Yale, where he leads a research group in machine learning on biomedical data.