Bio

Dr. Tenenbaum joined Duke in 2007, serving as Associate Director for Bioinformatics for the Duke Translational Medicine Institute from 2008 to 2015, when she joined the faculty of the department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics. Dr. Tenenbaum is a member of the Board of Directors for the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA). She is past-chair of AMIA’s Genomics and Translational Bioinformatics Working Group and Chair and co-founder of AMIA’s Mental Health Informatics Working Group. She is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Biomedical Informatics and serves on the advisory panel for Nature Publishing Group’s Scientific Data initiative and the Board of Scientific Counselors for the National Library of Medicine.  After earning her bachelor’s degree in biology from Harvard, Dr. Tenenbaum worked as a program manager at Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, WA for six years before pursuing a PhD in biomedical informatics at Stanford University. Dr. Tenenbaum is on partial leave from Duke until summer 2021 serving as Chief Data Officer for North Carolina’s Department of Health and Human Services.

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