Research & Clinical Faculty

Helen Hobbs

Genetics of lipid metabolism

Helen H. Hobbs, M.D.
Howard Hughes Investigator
Director, McDermott Center
Professor of Internal Medicine & Molecular Genetics
Lab website: Hobbs–Cohen Lab

Jonathan Cohen

Genetics of quantitative traits

Jonathan C. Cohen, Ph.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
Lab website: Hobbs–Cohen Lab

Andrew Zinn

Genetics of obesity

Andrew R. Zinn, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
Dean, UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Maria Chahrour

Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Maria Chahrour, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Psychiatry
Lab website: Chahrour Lab

Ralf Kittler

Cancer genetics and genomics

Ralf Kittler, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pharmacology
Director, Next Generation Sequencing Core Facility
Lab website: Kittler Lab

Julia Kozlitina

Statistical genetics

Julia Kozlitina, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

Markey C. McNutt, M.D., Ph.D.

Genetics of rare disease

Markey C. McNutt, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Carol Wise, M.D.

Genetics of pediatric musculoskeletal disorders

Carol Wise, Ph.D.
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director and PI, Division of Molecular Genetics,Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

Xiao-Song Xie

Biochemistry of membrane transporters

Xiao-Song Xie, Ph.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
Lab website: Xie Lab

Chao Xing

Statistical genetics and bioinformatics

Chao Xing, Ph.D.
Associate Professor,
Director, McDermott Center Bioinformatics Lab
Lab website: Xing Lab
Core website: McDermott Center Bioinformatics Core

Linda A. Baker

Urologic genetics and development

Linda A. Baker, M.D.
Professor of Urology
Lab website: Baker Lab

Ralph J. DeBernadinis

Cancer metabolism
Inborn errors of metabolism

Ralph J. DeBerardinis, M.D., Ph.D.
Howard Hughes Investigator
Division Chief, Associate Professor of Pediatrics & Genetics
Lab website: DeBerardinis Lab

Amanda Fox

Perioperative Genomics

Amanda Fox, M.D.
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Division Chief, Cardiovascular and Thoracic

Donald Glass

Genetics of skin disorders

Donald A. Glass II, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Keloid Study

Garrett Gotway, M.D., Ph.D.

Pediatric genetics

Garrett Gotway, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Program Director, Medical Genetics Residency Program

Steven Gray, Ph.D.

Gene therapy for neurological diseases

Steven Gray, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Molecular Biology, and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics

V. Vinod Mootha, M.D.

Genetics of cornea disease

V. Vinod Mootha, M.D.
Professor of Ophthalmology
Lab website: Mootha Lab

Nikhil Munshi, M.D., Ph.D.

Transcriptional control of cardiac rhythm

Nikhil V. Munshi, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular Biology
Lab website: Munshi Lab

Jason Park, M.D., Ph.D.

Genomic Medicine, Gastrointestinal Diseases, Clinical Informatics

Jason Park, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology
Clinical Director, Advanced Diagnostics Laboratory at Children's Health

Jonathan Rios, Ph.D.

Computational genomics

Jonathan Rios, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Orthopedic Surgery
PI, Division of Molecular Genetics,Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

Angela Scheuerle, M.D.

Pediatric genetics and metabolism

Angela Scheuerle, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics

Kathleen S. Wilson, M.D.

Medical genetics/Genetic disorders

Kathleen S. Wilson, M.D.
Professor of Pathology
Cytogenomic Microarray Analysis Lab
Associate Director, cytogenetics, Veripath Laboratories (Internal link)

Zhenyu Xuan, Ph.D.

Computational biology

Zhenyu Xuan, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Lab website (UT Dallas): Xuan Lab