Masahiro Kanai

Masahiro Kanai is a PhD student in the Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics PhD Program, Harvard Medical School. Co-advised by Drs. Mark Daly and Hilary Finucane, his research focuses on trans-ethnic analysis of complex diseases and traits to better understand their genetic architecture and diversity in multiple populations. Prior to joining ATGU, Masahiro completed his B.S. degree in Japan, where he worked closely with Dr. Yukinori Okada to study genetics of complex traits in the Japanese population using the Biobank Japan data.
Twitter: @masakanai