Kewalin Samart

Graduate Researcher

University of Colorado Anschutz

Co-mentored by Dr. Arjun Krishnan.


  • Thai Scholar 60, scholarship from The National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), Thailand
  • MSU College of Natural Science Scholarships for Spring 2020, Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Fall 2021
  • L.C. Plant Mathematics Award 2020, MSU Department of Mathematics
  • EnSURE Summer Scholarship 2021
  • McCartney Math Award 2022
  • Dean’s List throughout
  • PhD admits at Michigan State University (both BioMolecular Sciences/Genetics and Genome Sciences and Computational Math Science and Engineering programs), Pennsylvania State University Bioinformatics and Genomics program, University of Colorado Denver (CU Anschutz Medical Campus) Computational Bioscience Program
    • Rasmussen Graduate Recruitment Award at Michigan State University (2022)
    • College of Engineering Distinguished Scholarship for Graduate Studies, Michigan State University (2022)
    • The Graham and Braddock awards, Pennsylvania State University
    • Hirs Fellowship, University of Colorado Denver Graduate School



  • R workshop at Global Alliance for Rapid Diagnostics (GARD) (Mar ‘23)
  • Latin American Congress of Women in Bioinformatics and Data Science (Sep ‘21)
  • Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, ISMB 2021, International Society for Computational Biology flagship conference (Jul ‘21)
  • R-Ladies Pune, India (May ‘21)


  • Colorado Immunology and Microbiology conference (Aug ‘22)
  • Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, ISMB 2022, International Society for Computational Biology flagship conference (Jul ‘22)
  • Great Lakes Bioinformatics Conference (May ‘21)
  • University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum (UURAF) (Apr ‘21)
  • Mid-Michigan Symposium for Undergraduate Research Experience (Aug ‘20)


  • Samart K*, Tuyishime P*, Krishnan A#, Ravi J#. Reconciling multiple connectivity scores for drug repurposing. Briefings in Bioinformatics. 2021 DOI | Live doc | GitHub

* Co-primary; # Co-corresponding.


  • Computational Biology
  • Statistical Genomics
  • Method Development
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Machine Learning


  • PhD in Computational Bioscience, 2022–

    University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

  • B.Sc. in Computational Mathematics; Computational Math Science and Engineering, 2022

    Michigan State University