Peter McGarvey, PhD

Associate Professor, Bioinformatics


Dr. Peter McGarvey is Deputy Director of ICBI and Research Associate Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular & Cellular Biology, Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC). He has academic and commercial experience in molecular biology, biotechnology, bioinformatics and software development, and his research interests include genomic and proteomic analysis, biological databases, and data visualization.

Currently, Dr. McGarvey helps manage several projects at ICBI and GUMC including the CPTAC Data Center, the Georgetown Centers of Excellence in Regulatory Sciences, the Bioinformatics component of the Georgetown-Howard University CTSA , The Protein Information Resource  and the UniProt Knowledgebase. Dr. McGarvey has a PhD in Biological Sciences from the University of Michigan and MS in Technology Management from University of Maryland University College.

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Affilated Websites:

CPTAC Data Center (

Georgetown CERSI (

Georgetown-Howard CTSA (

Protein Information Resource (

UniProt Knowledgebase (

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