Dr. Joel Dudley is the Director of the Institute for Next Generation Healthcare at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Through his vision, the institute has set out to build a new model of research, innovation, and market delivery to hasten and help shape the impending revolution in health care. Dr. Dudley is also an Assistant Professor for Genetics and Genomic Sciences and the Director of Biomedical Informatics at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
Prior to Mount Sinai, Dr. Dudley has held positions as Co-founder and Director of Informatics at NuMedii, Inc. and Consulting Professor of Systems Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at Stanford University School of Medicine, where he participated in leading research to incorporate genome sequencing into clinical practice (published in The Lancet, Cell, and PLoS Genetics). Dr. Dudley’s current research is focused towards solving key problems in genomics and precision medicine through the development and application of translational and biomedical informatics methodologies.
The Dudley Lab publishes in areas of bioinformatics, genomic medicine, personal and clinical genomics, as well as drug and biomarker discovery. Dr. Dudley’s recent work with co-authors describing a novel systems based approach for computational drug repositioning (published in Science Translational Medicine) was featured in the print edition of the Wall Street Journal, and earned designation as the NHGRI Director’s Genome Advance of the Month. He is co-author of the book Exploring Personal Genomics from Oxford University Press. He received a BS in Microbiology from Arizona State University and an MS and PhD in Biomedical Informatics from Stanford University School of Medicine.Show more