Rachit Kumar is an MD-PhD student at the University of Pennsylvania, where he is advised by Dr. Marylyn Ritchie. His research focuses on using graph deep learning and other network methods to better understand the mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease by leveraging genomics and EHR data. He is particularly passionate about developing methods that are broadly generalizable to a wide range of diseases and paradigms. Rachit previously received a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.