Li Shen

Li Shen, PhD

Adjunct Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences


Li Shen, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Radiology and Imaging Sciences at Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM), and Associate Director of IU Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. The central theme of his lab is focused on developing computational and informatics methods for integrative analysis of multimodal imaging data, high throughput "omics" data, cognitive and other biomarker data, electronic health record data, and rich biological knowledge such as pathways and networks, with applications to various complex disorders. The goal is twofold: (1) advance computer science and bioinformatics by producing novel algorithms for analyzing large scale heterogeneous data sets; and (2) provide important new insights into the phenotypic characteristics and genetic mechanisms of normal and/or disordered biological structures and functions to impact the development of new diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive approaches.Dr. Shen’s research is primarily supported by NIH (NIBIB, NLM, NIA, NCATS, NIAAA), NSF, DOD and NCAA.


(317) 963-7504 

Radiology & Imaging Sciences
GH 4100 RADY
Indianapolis, IN


Titles & Appointments

  • Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Informatics and Computing
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Computer Science