Dr. Mitrofanova is an Assistant Professor in Biomedical and Health Informatics at Rutgers University, School of Health Professions. She received her PhD in Computer Science from NYU Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and PostDoctoral training in Computational Cancer Biology from Columbia University Cancer Center. Her main research interests are in developing computational algorithms to elucidate mechanisms of cancer progression and treatment resistance in cancer patients. Dr. Mitrofanova’s publications span Cancer Cell, Nature Communications, Cell Reports, Nature Cell Biology, PNAS, EBioMedicine, and Nature Communications Biology. She is a recipient of the NSF Computing Innovation Fellowship and a Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award.