Technical Project Manager, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
Mathangi Thiagarajan manages the Genomic Characterization Center (GCC) contracts for CPTAC Phase III and NCI-MATCH (Molecular Analysis for Therapy Choice) programs for the Frederick National Lab for Cancer Research. Prior to this role, she managed the CPTAC phase II and Cancer Genomics HUB (a genomic data repository for the TCGA program). She also contributed to the transition of the legacy system to the Genomic Data Commons (GDC). Ms. Thiagarajan received her M.S in Biomedical informatics with a specialization in genomics and bioinformatics from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), and M.Sc. in Biochemistry from India. Ms. Thiagarajan has been a scientific and technical lead for over a decade at the J. Craig Venter Institute. She has authored over 20 scientific research papers and has presented at numerous scientific conferences. She is a PMI certified project management professional (PMP).