Organization AddressToronto Medical Discovery Tower 11-311 101 College St Toronto, ON M5G 1L7 Canada
Organization NamePrincess Margaret Cancer Centre
Your RoleProfessor/Group Leader
Short BiographyMichael Hoffman is a principal investigator at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and Assistant Professor in the Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto. He researches the application of machine learning techniques to epigenomic data. He previously led the National Institutes of Health ENCODE Project's large-scale integration task group while at the University of Washington. He has a PhD from the University of Cambridge, where he conducted computational genomics studies at the European Bioinformatics Institute. He also has a B.S. in Biochemistry and a B.A. in the Plan II Honors Program at The University of Texas at Austin. He was named a Genome Technology Young Investigator and has received several awards for his academic work, including a NIH K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award.