Qingrong Chen, Ph.D.

Project Manager


Dr. Qingrong Chen joined CBIIT in 2011 and currently serves as a project manager and biomedical informatics specialist with the Computational Genomics and Bioinformatics Group in the Informatics and Data Science Program. Prior to her appointment at CBIIT, Dr. Chen worked as a senior computational biologist in the NCI Center for Cancer Research. She has co-authored over 70 papers in peer-reviewed journals, covering bioinformatics and next generation sequencing data analysis. She received her medical degree from the Zhejiang University School of Medicine and her doctorate in philosophy from Showa University.


  • Application Support
  • The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA)
  • Therapeutically Applicable Research to Generate Effective Treatments (TARGET)