Tanvi Mehta, B.A., joined the Biostatistics Branch (BB) as a postbaccalaureate fellow in June 2020 after receiving her B.A. in statistics and biology from Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota. During the summer of 2019, Ms. Mehta participated in the Summer Institute of Biostatistics at the University of Colorado Denver, an NIH supported program that introduces interested undergraduates to biostatistics coursework and research. She has also worked as an intern in the statistical sciences group at Los Alamos National Laboratory, where she helped develop R functions to facilitate multimodal data analysis.
In BB, Ms. Mehta works under the mentorship of Paul Albert, Ph.D., Chief and senior investigator, and Sung Duk Kim, Ph.D., staff scientist, on developing group testing methodology to understand antibody associations as well as utilizing imputation to establish metabolic profiles.