Director

  • Nancy J. Cox, PhD

    Director, Vanderbilt Genetics Institute
    Professor of Medicine, Division of Genetic Medicine
    Director, Division of Genetic Medicine
    Mary Phillips Edmonds Gray Professor of Genetics
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Associate Director

  • Todd Edwards, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Epidemiology
    Associate Director, Vanderbilt Genetics Institute

Faculty

  • Melinda C. Aldrich, PhD, MPH

    Assistant Professor of Thoracic Surgery
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Epidemiology
  • Thomas Aune, PhD

    Professor of Medicine
    Division of Rheumatology
  • H. Scott Baldwin, MD

    Katrina Overall McDonald Chair in Pediatrics
    Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology
    Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiology

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  • Kendal Scot Broadie, PhD

    Stevenson Professor of Neurobiology
    Professor of Biological Sciences
    Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
    Professor of Pharmacology
  • John (Tony) Capra, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Computer Science
  • Ellen Wright Clayton, MD, JD

    Craig-Weaver Professor of Pediatrics
    Professor of Law
    Professor of Health Policy
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society
  • James Crowe, MD

    Ann Scott Carell Chair in Pediatrics
    Professor of Pediatrics
    Professor of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
    Director, Vanderbilt Vaccine Center
  • Katherine L. Friedman, PhD

    Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
  • Ela Knapik, MD

    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Division of Genetic Medicine
    Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Bingshan Li, PhD

    Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
  • MacRae Linton, MD

    Professor of Medicine
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
    Schillig Chair in Medicine
  • Jirong Long, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Division of Epidemiology
  • James Patton, PhD

    Stevenson Professor of Biological Sciences
    Director, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program
    Director, Honors Program in Biological Sciences
  • John A. Phillips, MD

    David T. Karzon Professor of Pediatrics
    Professor of Biochemistry, Medicine, and Pathology
    Director, Pediatric Division of Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine
  • Dan Roden, MD

    Professor of Medicine
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology
    William Stokes Professor of Experimental Therapeutics
    Professor of Pharmacology
    Professor of Biomedical Informatics
    Director, Oates Institute for Experimental Therapeutics
    Principal Investigator, BioVU
  • Antonis Rokas, PhD

    Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Biological Sciences
    Professor of Biological Sciences
    Professor of Biomedical Informatics
  • Shirley Russell, PhD

    Research Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Dermatology
  • Barbara Schneider, PhD

    Research Professor of Medicine
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
  • Jeffrey R. Smith, MD, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Division of Genetic Medicine
    Associate Professor of Cancer Biology
  • E. Michelle Southard-Smith, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Division of Genetic Medicine
    Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
  • James Sutcliffe, PhD

    Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
  • Digna Velez Edwards, PhD

    Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Bryan Venters, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
  • Zhongming Zhao, PhD, MS

    Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Informatics
  • Laurence Zwiebel, PhD

    Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair of Biological Sciences
    Professor of Biological Sciences
    Professor of Pharmacology
  • Emily Hodges, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
  • Joshua Denny, MD, MS

    Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics
    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Director, Center for Precision Medicine
  • Yan Guo, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Cancer Biology
    VANGARD Technical Director for Bioinformatics
  • Simon Mallal, MBBS

    Professor of Medicine
    Division of Infectious Disease
    Professor of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
    Major E. B. Stahlman Chair in Infectious Diseases and Inflammation
    Director, Vanderbilt Center for Translational and Clinical Immunology
  • C. Michael Stein, MBChB

    Dan May Chair in Medicine
    Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology
  • Sara Van Driest, MD

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
    Division of General Pediatrics
  • Seth Bordenstein, PhD

    Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
    Associate Professor of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
  • Yu Shyr, PhD

    Harold L. Moses Chair in Cancer Research
    Director, Vanderbilt Center for Quantitative Sciences
    Director, Vanderbilt Technologies for Advanced Genomics Analysis and Research Design (VANGARD)
    Associate Director, Quantitative Sciences Integration
    Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
    Professor of Biostatistics, Biomedical Informatics, Cancer Biology, and Health Policy
  • Xue Zhong, PhD

    Research Instructor in Medicine
    Division of Genetic Medicine
  • David Samuels, PhD

    Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
    Director of Graduate Studies
    Human Genetics Training Program
  • QiPing Feng, PhD

    Research Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology
  • Lea Davis, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Genetic Medicine
  • Douglas Ruderfer, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Genetic Medicine
    Departments of Medicine, Psychiatry and Biomedical Informatics
  • Zheng Zheng (Jane) Tang, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
  • Jeffrey Blume, PhD

    Associate Professor of Biostatistics, Director of Graduate Studies
    Department of Biostatistics
  • Chang Yu, PhD

    Associate Professor
    Department of Biostatistics


     

  • Jada Benn Torres, PhD

    Associate Professor
    Department of Anthropology
  • Guanhua Chen, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biostatistics
  • Andrea H. Ramirez, MD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine
  • Yaomin Xu, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
    Center for Quantitative Sciences
  • Milam A Brantley, Jr., MD, PhD

    Associate Professor
    Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Vanderbilt Eye Institute
  • Cecilia Chung, MD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Rheumatology
  • Eric Gamazon, PhD, MS

    Research Instructor
    Department of Medicine
  • Timothy Hohman, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Neurology

Research Fellows