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Chris Wellington, B.S.

Chris Wellington
Program Director
Computational Genomics and Data Science

Division of Genome Sciences

Program Director
Centers for Mendelian Genomics (CMG)

Division of Genome Sciences

B.S. University of Richmond, 2007

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Computational Genomics and Data Science Program

Centers for Mendelian Genomics (CMG)

Chris Wellington is a program director for the Genome Informatics and Computational Biology Program at the National Human Genome Research Institute. Mr. Wellington oversees a range of bioinformatics and computational biology awards, focusing on training, genome analysis tools and software resources. Mr. Wellington also helps track and manage the overall bioinformatics and computational biology portfolio.

Mr. Wellington's other responsibilities at NHGRI include managing the creation and implementation of a new NHGRI-wide budget-tracking system. The system is being developed to better track NHGRI's investments in various aspects of genomics. Previously, Mr. Wellington worked on the NIH Common Fund Human Microbiome Project.

Mr. Wellington received his undergraduate degree in biology and math from the University of Richmond in 2007.


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Last Updated: September 28, 2017