Our research teams are multi-disciplinary and include physicians, psychologists, molecular geneticists, genetic counselors and statisticians. We support students and trainees at every level, from college and medical students to postdoctoral trainees to visiting faculty.

Tala Barro

Genetic Counselor and Project Manager

Wendi Betting

Research Assistant (part-time)

Carrie Blout, MS, CGC

Director, Research Development
Senior Genetic Counselor and Project Manager

Kurt Christensen, PhD

Instructor, Medicine
Director, Econogenomics

Sheila Diamond, MS, CGC

Genetic Counselor (consultant)

Erin Drake, MA

Director, Research Operations

Romy Fawaz

Research Trainee

Robert C. Green, MD, MPH


Ally Hempel

Research Assistant

Joel Krier, MD, MMSc

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Courtney Kronenthal, PhD

Megan D. Maxwell, MS, LCGC

Genetic Counselor and Project Manager

Emily Sirotich

Research Trainee

Jason Vassy, MD, MPH, SM

Assistant Professor, Medicine
Director, Genomes2Veterans

Emilie Zoltick, ScD, MPH

Post Doctoral Fellow

Current Collaborators

We collaborate closely with nationally and internationally renowned researchers outside of our core G2P Research Team.

Pankaj Agrawal, MBBS, MMSc

Alan H. Beggs, PhD

Scott D. Crawford

Mauricio de Castro, MD, Maj, USAF

Cubby L. Gardner, FNP-C, PhD, Maj, USAF

Ingrid Holm, MD, MPH

William J. Lane, MD, PhD

Matt Lebo, PhD, FACMG

Michael Linderman, PhD

Christine Lu, PhD

Jason Karlawish, MD

Beth Karlson, MD

Kalotina Machini, PhD

Amy McGuire, JD, PhD

Richard Parad, MD, MPH

Stacey Pereria, PhD

Heidi Rehm, PhD, FACMG

J. Scott Roberts, PhD

Jordan Smoller, MD, ScD

Kathleen Welsh-Bohmer, PhD