Dr. Yuan is the Project Director for Translational Bioinformatics at National Institute on Aging (NIA). Dr. Yuan had training in clinical medicine and pathology (M.D.), computer science (M.S.) and computational biology (Ph.D.). Before joining NIA, she was a Scientific Review Officer managing the review of grants in Data Science, Biomedical Computing, Health Informatics, Mobile Health Technology and Sensors, and SBIR/STTR Health Informatics. Dr. Yuan has broad expertise in data science, pre-clinical and clinical drug development, has led efforts in the development of portfolio analysis tools when working at the Office of Director at NIH, and played a key role as Senior Investigator in leading genomics and precision medicine clinical trial programs at GlaxoSmithKline R&D.