Freida Blostein, MD, PhD

Postdocoral Fellow
Department of Genetic Medicne
2525 West End Avenue

Freida Bolstein, MD, PhD joined the Davis and Cox Labs as a postdoctoral fellow supported on the Vanderbilt Genomic Medicine Training Program. She received a PhD and MPH in Epidemiology from the University of Michigan, and a BS in Evolutionary Anthropology from the University of Michigan. Freida’s doctoral research focused on creating biomarkers for the causal chain – susceptibility, exposure, and disease – using omics data in longitudinal, epidemiological cohorts. She is especially interested in gene-environment interactions in multifactorial diseases.