Sara Althubaiti is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Bio-Ontology Research Group (BORG) at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) under the supervision of Professor Robert Hoehndorf. Prior to this, Sara received her master's degree in computer science with a focus on bioinformatics from KAUST in December 2018. 

Research Interests

Sara's research interests include bioinformatics, text mining, ontologies, and cancer. Her research focuses on applying machine learning methods in cancer biology and development specifically in the field of finding driver genes and mutations in cancer using genomic and transcriptomic data.​