Dr. Katrina Steiling is a physician-scientist and Assistant Professor of Medicine and Bioinformatics in the Section of Computational Biomedicine at Boston University School of Medicine. She completed her Doctorate of Medicine at Boston University Medical School, and her Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Boston University Medical Center followed by a post-doctoral research fellowship with The Pulmonary Center. Concurrent with her clinical fellowship training in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Boston University Medical Center, Katie completed a Masters of Science in Bioinformatics through the Boston University College of Engineering. Katie is with us today to tell us all about her journey through life and science.
Katie is the recipient of an Excellence in Teaching Award from Boston University Medical Center, a Dharma Master Jiantai Innovative Grant for Lung Cancer Research from the American Association for Cancer Research, and a Young Clinician Award from the Consortia for Improving Medicine with Innovation and Technology. She works to integrate emerging computational technologies and the practice of clinical medicine with ultimate goal of discovering better ways to diagnose, treat, and predict lung diseases like COPD and lung cancer.