Biomedical and Translational Informatics Laboratory

Theodore Drivas

 Post-Doctoral Fellow

A301 Richards Building 
3700 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104

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 Education and Clinical Training

Clinical Fellowship
Medical Genetics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA. (2017 -Present)

Internship and Residency
Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center – New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY (2015 – 2017)               

M.D., Ph.D.
Cellular and Molecular Biology; Gene Therapy and Vaccines, The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA (2008 – 2015)

Classics, and Molecular and Cellular Biology, The Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD (2003 – 2007)

Research Experience

Postdoctoral Research
Laboratory of Marylyn Ritchie, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (2018-Present)
Genomic data integration into the EHR, Mendelian approaches to genomic data

Graduate School Research
Laboratory of Jean Bennett, M.D. Ph.D., University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, PA (2008-2014)
Molecular mechanisms and treatment approaches to CEP290-related disorders
Cell biology, cell culture, gene therapy, molecular biology, biochemistry

Research Assistant
Laboratory of Gunter Blobel, M.D. Ph.D., Rockefeller University, New York, NY (2007-2008)
Mechanisms of association between the microtubule network and the eukaryote nucleus in S. pombe
Yeast genetics, chromatin immunoprecipitation, biochemistry

Undergraduate Research
Laboratory of Beverly Wendland, Ph.D ., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD (2005-2007)
Identification of novel endocytic pathways in S. cerevisiae
Yeast genetics, genetic screens, cell biology, molecular biology

High School Research
Laboratory of Gunter Blobel, M.D., Ph.D., Rockefeller University, New York, NY (2000-2004)
The role of nucleoporin Nup358 in nuclear export
Biophysics, cell biology, molecular biology


For the list of my publications please visit Google Scholar