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Glenn S. Gerhard, MD

Chair, Department of Medical Genetics and Molecular Biochemistry
Professor, Medical Genetics and Molecular Biochemistry
Joseph and Rebecca Goodfriend Endowed Chair in Genetics
Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Glenn  Gerhard
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Human genetics
  • Obesity
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Cancer
  • Genetics of complex traits and human disease
  • Animal models of human disease
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Transfusion Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 1995
  • Fellowship, Program Director, Robert Nussbaum, Department of Human Genetics, University of Pennsylvania, 1992
  • Residency, Clinical Pathology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, 1990
  • Residency, Anatomic Pathology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, 1988
  • Fellowship, Laboratory of Dr. Vincent Cristofalo, Wistar Institute, Cellular and Molecular Biology of Aging, 1987
  • MD, Penn State University, 1986
  • BS, Biochemistry, Penn State University, 1982


  • Clinical Pathology


  • American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
  • The Obesity Society (TOS)
  • International Biolron Society

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