Diaspora Peserta SCKD 2019

Dr. Beben Benyamin

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Biografi Singkat

Dr Beben Benyamin adalah seorang Senior Lecturer di Australian Centre for Precision Health, University of South Australia. Dia juga Adjunct Senior Fellow di University of Queensland dan Senior Research Fellow di South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute.

Beben menggunakan metode statistik dan genomik untuk dalam memahami mekanisme genetik penyakit-penyakit kompleks, seperti skizophrenia, Alzheimer’s dan motor neuron disease. Dia lulus S1 dari IPB (2000), S2 dari University of Sydney (2002) dan S3 dari University of Edinburgh (2007)

Dia sudah mempublikasikan 53 paper, sebagian di jurnal-jurnal ternama seperti Nature, Nature Genetics dan Nature Communications dengan jumlah sitasi di Google Scholar lebih dari 6300 dan h-index 28. Beberapa penelitiannya mendapatkan sorotan media asiang seperti The Guardian, New York Times dan Forbes.

Diantara penghargaan yang pernah diterima adalah Nina Buscombe Award dari MND Victoria Australia (2016), RD Wright Fellow (2015-2018) dan Peter Doherty Fellow (2009-2012) dari Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

link laman Profesional

https://people.unisa.edu.au/Beben.Benyamin

Riwayat Pendidikan
Jenjang Institusi Fakultas/Bidang Tahun (mulai – selesai)
S1 Institut Pertanian Bogor Animal Sciences 1995-2000
S2 University of Sydney Genetics 2001-2002
S3 University of Edinburgh Statistical Genomics 2003-3007
Riwayat Pekerjaan Formal
Institusi Posisi/Jabatan Tahun
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute Research Officer and Senior Research Officer 2006-2011
The University of Queensland Research Fellow 2012-2017
Institusi Saat ini

University of South Australia

Bidang Ilmu

Statistical Genomics, Genetic Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Quantitative Genetics, Human Genetics, Medical Genetics

Fokus Penelitian
  • My research objective is to dissect the aetiology and biological mechanism of complex traits and diseases, such as neuropsychiatric diseases through the use and development of advanced and novel statistical methods applied to high throughput genomic and clinical data
Publikasi
Judul Nama Jurnal Tahun
Gill, D, Benyamin, B. et.al. Associations of genetically determined iron status across the phenome: A Mendelian randomization study. Plos Medicine. Accepted.May 2019. Plos Medicine 2019
Benyamin et al. Cross-ethnic meta-analysis identifies association of the GPX3-TNIP1 locus with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Nature Communications 8 (1) 611 Nature Communications 2017
Polderman, Benyamin et al. Meta-analysis of the heritability of human traits based on fifty years of twin studies. Nature Genetics 47 (7), 702-709 Nature Genetics 2015
Benyamin B, et al. Novel loci affecting iron homeostasis and their effects in individuals at risk for hemochromatosis Nature Communication 5 (4926) Nature Communications 2014
van der Hast et al. Seventy-five genetic loci influencing the human red blood cell. Nature (2012) 492(7429):369-75 Nature 2012
Yang and Benyamin et al. Common SNPs explain a large proportion of the heritability for human height. Nature Genetics 42 7 565-9 Nature Genetics 2010
Daftar Hibah yang Diperoleh
Judul, role Tahun Jumlah Dana Pemberi Hibah
Career Development Fellowship, Chief Investigator 2015-2018 AUD 419,179.00 NHMRC
Project Grant, Chief Investigator 2015-2018 AUD 358,957.00 NHMRC
Motor Neuron Disease Australia Ice Bucket Challenge Grant, One of the Investigator 2015-2017 AUD 1,050,000.00 MNDRIA
NHMRC Peter Doherty Biomedical Training Fellowship (CIA; $285,000) 2009-2012 AUD 285,000.00 NHMRC