I am a writer, musician, and programmer in both enterprise and bioinformatics.

My general interests in no particular order are: myth and folklore; writing and storytelling; health and medicine (both physical and mental); information architecture, organization, and making connections between ideas and people; teaching and instructional design; sustainability and entrepreneurship; platforms and frameworks–thought, tech, or otherwise; simplicity, minimalism, mindfulness

Interests specifically related to professional pursuits: Reproducible research, machine learning, natural language processing, statistics, polyglot persistence, information architecture, knowledge representation, medical and biological data, infrastructure as code, doctor-patient relationships, medical humanities, global health, graph databases / network analysis


Association Between Early-Life Antibiotic Use and the Risk of Islet or Celiac Disease Autoimmunity.
Kemppainen, Kaisa & Vehik, Kendra & Lynch, Kristian & Elding Larsson, Helena & **J. Canepa, Ronald** & Simell, Ville & Koletzko, Sibylle & Liu, Edwin & G. Simell, Olli & Toppari, Jorma & G. Ziegler, Anette & J. Rewers, Marian & Lernmark, Ake & A. Hagopian, William & She, Jin-Xiong & Akolkar, Beena & A. Schatz, Desmond & Atkinson, Mark & J. Blaser, Martin & Triplett, Eric. (2017).
JAMA Pediatrics. 171. 10.1001 / jamapediatrics.2017.2905.
Integrating DNA Methylation and Gene Expression Data in the Development of the Soybean-Bradyrhizobium N2-Fixing Symbiosis
n Davis-Richardson AG, Russell JT, Dias R, McKinlay AJ, **Canepa R**, Fagen JR, Rusoff KT, Drew JC, Kolaczkowski B, Emerich DW and Triplett EW
Front. Microbiol. 7:518. doi 10.3389 / fmicb.2016.00518