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Dr. Charles Rotimi is the director of the NIH's Center for Research on Genomics and Global Health (CRGGH).
… into the role of culture, lifestyle and genomics in disease etiology , health disparities, and variable drug response. … chief of the metabolic, cardiovascular and inflammatory disease genomics branch in 2014. curriculum vitae … dr. …
Research Funding
​The Undiagnosed Diseases Network accelerates discovery and innovation in how we diagnose and treat patients with previously undiagnosed diseases.
… of investigators; (2) facilitate research into the etiology of undiagnosed diseases , by collecting and sharing … that this type of cross-disciplinary approach to disease diagnosis is feasible to implement in academic …
Research at NHGRI
The Metabolic, Cardiovascular and Inflammatory Disease Genomics Branch studies the genomic and social determinants of complex diseases.
… the metabolic, cardiovascular and inflammatory disease genomics branch (mcidgb) studies the genomic and … geography (e.g., diabetes, hypertension, heart and kidney disease , scleroderma and podoconiosis). mcidgb researchers … human history and how it informs disease distribution and etiology . through large genomic initiatives, such as the …
News Release
In honor of Rare Disease Day, experts from the UDN turned to Reddit to answer questions during an "Ask me Anything."
… sheena faherty, ph.d. … on march 3, 2017, in honor of rare disease day , a day celebrated worldwide to raise awareness … mysterious conditions. on march 3, 2017, in honor of rare disease day , a day celebrated worldwide to raise awareness … where do you strike the balance between seeking out an etiology for a potentially rare disease and over-testing? as …
Research Training
This program offers training in a combined program of maternal-fetal medicine and medical genetics.
… anomalies and the impact of genetic and metabolic disease on healthy and high risk pregnancies. the four year … a complementary training program in the genetic basis of disease , both adult and pediatric, including cytogenetic, … , prenatally diagnosed anomalies, genetic and metabolic disease , healthy pregnancies, high-risk pregnancies, …
Research at NHGRI
CRGGH facilitates understanding of the relationship between genetic variation and population differences in disease distribution to inform health disparities.
… human genetic variation and population differences in disease distribution, with the ultimate goal of informing … the roles of culture, lifestyle, genetics, and genomics in disease etiology , differential susceptibility to disease , and …
Staff
Dr. Sharon Davis is a senior scientist in NHGRI's Metabolic, Cardiovascular and Inflammatory Disease Genomics Branch.
… post-doctoral fellowship in population-based chronic disease and epidemiology from stanford university school of … her research focuses on social factors related to the etiology of the disproportionate burden of cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality in african americans. dr. …
Staff
Heather Colley is a program director in the Division of Genomic Medicine at the National Human Genome Research Institute. ​
Staff
Dr. Benjamin Solomon is the Clinical Director in the Office of the Clinical Director at the National Human Genome Research Institute.
… emphasis on research and the discovery of novel causes of disease.  in this role, which he held until returning to … into aspects of many aspects of human health and disease. these methods and the related results will focus on …
Clinical Research
The study collects genetic and medical information from people with GNE myopathy to understand the symptoms and clinical course of GNE myopathy.
… myopathy type 2 (ibm2) or nonaka myopathy. symptoms of the disease usually appear between 20 and 40 years of age and include foot drop and difficulty walking. the disease slowly affects other muscles of the arms and legs. … ] 2018 carrillo n, malicdan mc, huizing m.  gne myopathy: etiology , diagnosis, and therapeutic challenges.  …