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Assistant Professor of Medicine & Core Faculty Member
Area of Study/Expertise
Healthcare, Multi-omics / Genomics, Bioinformatics, Artificial Intelligence, Cardiovascular Diseases, Precision Medicine
Office Location
112 Paterson Street, Floor 4th, Room 424. New Brunswick, NJ 08901.
Phone Number

Zeeshan Ahmed, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine – Tenure Track and Core Faculty Member.
Rutgers Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research (IFH).
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS).
Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences.
Rutgers The State University of New Jersey.

Dr. Zeeshan Ahmed is Assistant Professor of Medicine and Core Faculty Member at the Rutgers Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research; Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, which is the part of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Dr. Ahmed is Full Academic Member of the Rutgers Microbiology and Molecular Genetics; Center for Cancer Health Equity, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey; and Rutgers Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey.

Dr. Ahmed is a Computer Scientist, driven towards the development of an intelligent health system that systematically incorporates genomic data into clinical care for practicing precision medicine. He is focused on dealing with unprecedented challenges in data science and provide better understanding of biology to revolutionize the field of medicine. He has developed many bioinformatics tools, genomics pipelines, annotation databases, mobile health platforms, high-performance & secure computing based frameworks for clinical and multi-omics/genomics data analysis and dissemination.

Dr. Ahmed’s lab at Rutgers IFH & RWJMS is underpinned with skills and resource development to build expertise in sequence-based genomic analysis, clinical variant interpretation, and evidence-based diagnostic and prediction model development and validation. His lab is doing research with focus on intelligent and multi-functional systems development for integrative healthcare, multi-omics/genomics data analysis to discover disease biomarkers and different forms of phenotypic information for advanced diagnostic and personalized treatment in Precision Medicine.

Rutgers Profile, Ahmed Lab, ResearchGate, LinkedIn