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Margit Burmeister

Associate Chair, Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics; Program Director, Bioinformatics Graduate Program; Professor
Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics
Medicine

Diplom (MS) Biochemistry, Free Univ. Berlin
MS thesis work, Weizmann Inst. of Science, Israel
Postdoctoral Training, UCSF

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
1991-97       Assistant Research Scientist, Mental Health Research Institute
1991-97       Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and of Human Genetics
1994-           Faculty Member, Neuroscience Graduate Program
1997-2005   Research Associate Professor, previously called Senior Associate Research Sci., Mental Health Research Institute
1997-2005   Associate Professor of Psychiatry and of Human Genetics, with tenure
2001-           Member, Center for Statistical Genetics
2005-           Research Professor, Michigan Neuroscience Institute
2005-           Professor of Psychiatry and Human Genetics
2007-08       Associate Director, Bioinformatics Graduate Program
2008-           co-Director, Bioinformatics Graduate Program
2009            Adjunct Professor, University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute, Shanghai, China
2013            Faculty Affiliate, Global Reach
2016            Associate Chair for Education, Graduate program Director, Professor of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, with tenure
2018-19       Part time Professor, Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, China


Projects:

Gene x Environment interaction related to addictions and mental health as well as Performance

Research Area(s)

Artificial Intelligence | Behavioral medicine | Behavioral modeling | Bioinformatics | Biomarkers | Computational Biology | Computational Data Science | Disease Modeling | Genetics / Genomics / other OMICS | Sleep | alcohol and substance use/addictions

Grants

  • Principal investigator of: GENETIC STUDIES OF REM SLEEP LATENCY, MONOAMINE METABOLISM, DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY TRAITS IN A POPULATION BASED SAMPLE
  • Principal investigator of: LONGITUDINAL SUICIDE RISK IN BIPOLAR DEPRESSION
  • Principal investigator of: DOPAMINE AND SEROTONIN PHARMACOGENETICS IN THE TREATMENT OF BIPOLAR DEPRESSION
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