Yang Fann, Ph.D.

Yang Fann, Ph.D.

Yang Fann

Name: Yang Fann, Ph.D.

Department of Primary Appointment: Center for Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine
Position: National Faculty
Title: Co-PI, Informatics Core

Affiliated Center: CNRM

Email: fann@ninds.nih.gov (link sends e-mail)
Office Phone: (301) 451-5153


Dr. Fann joined NINDS in 2002 as the Director of the Intramural IT and Bioinformatics Program overseeing the information technology support services and infrastructures as well as developing biomedical informatics research programs. He currently leads the development of an integrated information management system, Clinical Informatics and Management System (CIMS), for clinical and bioinformatics research as well as an intramural bioinformatics facility. He is also currently a co-PI of the Informatics Core of CNRM working on building the informatics infrastructure for the National Traumatic Brian Injury (TBI) Study, a collaborative project of the DoD and NIH. In addition, his bioinformatics group has been developing several database tools, such as Stem Cell Database and EvoPrinter, to catalyze the neuroscience research. His current research interests are computational biology, bioinformatics, clinical research informatics and applying information technology for advancing translational biomedical research.

NIH/NINDS, Intramural IT and Bioinformatics Program
Building 35A Room GD717
35A Convent Dr.
Bethesda, MD 20892