Researcher | Research Overview
Dr. Sliz is a structural biologist with expertise in non-coding RNA regulation, an Associate Professor in Pediatrics and in Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Sliz has been leading research computing at Boston Children’s Hospital since 2016.
Some of the BCH-wide programs developed under his leadership include Pediatric Scholar, Children’s Rare-Disease Cohorts genomic data initiative, bioinformatics and genomics consulting services, and a Longwood-wide CryoEM computing effort. Dr. Sliz also founded and leads SBGrid - a global structural bioinformatics consortium. He is affiliated with Manton Center for Orphan Disease Research.