Science at the heart of medicine

Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences



Dec 08, 2015
5:00 PM
Careers in Data Science
Dr. Friederike Schüür
Forchheimer Medical Science Building 5th Floor Lecture Hall


Dec 10, 2015
4:00 PM
International Coffee Hour
Forchheimer Medical Science Building Main Street

Thesis Defense Seminars

Friday, December 18, 2015
2:00 PM

Thesis Defense
Raquel Furtado


Bernice Morrow, Ph.D.

Dr. Bernice Morrow 

Professor, Department of Genetics
Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health
Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Cardiology)
Director, Division of Translational Genetics, Department of Genetics
Sidney L. and Miriam K. Olson Chair in Cardiology

Dr. Morrow's laboratory uses human, mouse and zebrafish approaches to identify the genes and genetic pathways involved in the development of organs and structures in mammalian embryos for future genetic testing and therapy.

Dr. Morrow and colleagues are interested in early ear development, and embryologic formation of the palate and jaw, as well as the heart.

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By the Numbers



Number of scientific papers published last year


Scientific Laboratories

$170 million

Einstein's NIH Funding for 2011


Top-10-ranked Departments for Faculty Research Productivity (Chronicle of Higher Education)


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