Daoud Meerzaman, Ph.D.

Computational Genomics & Bioinformatics Branch Chief


Dr. Daoud Meerzaman is the Computational Genomics & Bioinformatics Branch (CGBB) Chief at CBIIT. Under his supervision, CGBB provides bioinformatics analysis support for life sciences and clinical and translational research for intramural scientists, including NCI’s Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics and Center for Cancer Research (CCR). Dr. Meerzaman has published many articles and served as an invited reviewer for multiple peer-reviewed scientific journals. Prior to joining CBIIT, he worked as a research scientist at the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington D.C., as well as served as a fellow in a joint program at the University of Maryland at Baltimore and Johns Hopkins University. He then joined CCR at NCI as a research fellow and later as a scientific team leader. Dr. Meerzaman received his bachelor’s degree and doctorate from George Washington University in Washington, D.C, where he currently serves as an adjunct professor and teaches Molecular Mechanisms of Cancer.