Dr. Susan Thomas


Email: thomass[at]nirrh[dot]res[dot]in, susansherry[at]gmail[dot]com
Phone: +( 91-22) 2419 2107
Department: Biomedical Informatics Centre

  • Ph.D guide for Life Sciences and Biotechnology, University of Mumbai
  • Member of AdHoc Board Of Studies In Molecular Biology, University of Mumbai

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Academic Background

  • M.Sc. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (Biotechnology; 1998)
  • Ph.D Indian Institute of Technology , Bombay (Biotechnology; 2007)

Professional Experience

Scientist NIRRH 2006 – Till date
IUSSTF Post-doctorate Research Fellow University of Miami, Florida, USA 2011-2012
 DHR Fellow
University of Toronto, Canada Sep 2018 – Feb 2019
Queen Elizabeth Scholar
(QES), Center for Global Health Research, St. Michael’s hospital, Canada May 2019 – Aug 2019


Research Interests

  • Machine learning algorithms for prediction and classification
  • Sequence analysis, database creation and data mining
  • Protein-protein interactions
  • Disease informatics