Graduate Programs in Molecular Genetics and Genomics

A challenging, research intensive PhD graduate program which prepares students for careers in academia or industry.

Genetics Residencies & Fellowships

Provide medical care to patients with birth defects, metabolic diseases, and a family history of inherited conditions.

Masters Degree in Genetic Counseling

Develop the skills and knowledge to function successfully as a genetic counselor.

Upcoming Events

  • Dissertation Defense: Nermin Gerges, Laboratory of Russell Finley, Jr., PhD

 

  • New Student Introduction & Welcome

 

  • Graduate Student Research Day at the School of Medicine

 

Calendar of Events

Research

Our underlying goal is excellence in molecular biology, molecular medicine, and genetics to increase the understanding, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of human disease.

Research Areas

The Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics is interdisciplinary by design, built around modern molecular genetics, and comprising basic researchers, physician-scientists, computational scientists, and genetic counselors.  This assembly of disciplines has lead to a diverse portfolio of projects.