Saturday, March 31, 2018
Drew Michael, Ph.D.
Dr. Drew Michael is a Clinical Molecular Geneticist and Clinical Biochemical Genetics fellow. He holds a Ph.D. in Molecular Cell Biology and an M.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He is focused on the molecular and biochemical diagnosis of rare human disease and has an extensive background in molecular biology and computational genomics. He also likes dogs and lives in Washington, D.C. with two german shepherds.

Drew Michael, Ph.D.

Dr. Michael currently serves as the Chief Clinical Genetics fellow at the National Institutes of Health/National Human Genome Research Institute.  He is a American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Biochemical Genetics fellow at the NIH.  He completed his Ph.D. in Molecular Cell Biology at the Center for Genome Sciences and Systems Biology at the Washington University in Saint Louis School of Medicine where he was appointed as a fellow in the NIH Genome Analysis Training Program.  Dr. Michael’s research utilizes molecular and computational methods to map and understand the role of regulatory DNA in the control of gene expression.  His research program was jointly awarded the NIH Director’s Innovative Research award in 2017 to develop clinical whole genome analysis systems for the NIH.

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