Computational and Systems Biology

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General Information

Department of Computational & Systems Biology
School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
800 Murdoch I Bldg
3420 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-648-3333

Department Administration

Haniza Yaacob-Ritz
Executive Administrator

Kelly Gentille
Educational Programs Administrator

Amanda M. Shaheen
Assistant to the Chair

Amanda Axelson
Master’s Program & Office Coordinator

Jennifer Watt
Administrative Manager (Employment)

Scott Frantz
Senior Financial Administrator

Gengkon Lum
System Administrator

Afshin Eskandari Nasrabad
System Administrator

Jamie Brian
Communications Specialist


RJ Thompson
Manager of Multimedia and Digital Strategy
University of Pittsburgh Strategic Communications


For media requests, please reach out to Anastasia (Ana) Gorelova at or 412-647-9966. Ana is part of the University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Health Sciences Media Team.