Alisa Surkis

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  • Title: Head, Data Services/Translational Science Librarian
  • Phone: 212-263-2953
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Alisa Surkis is the Head of Data Services and the Translational Science librarian. The Data Services unit provides support for research data management and data visualization, maintains an institutional data catalog, and serves as a locus for education on collecting, managing, analyzing, visualizing, and sharing data. In her role as Translational Science Librarian, Dr. Surkis is the Director of Team Science for the NYU-HHC CTSI and works to facilitate research collaboration. She also leads a cross-institutional effort that uses machine learning to classify studies along the translational research spectrum.

She received her MLS from Queens College, and has an MS in physics from Stanford University, and a PhD in neuroscience from NYU.

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