Faculty Mentors

Program Leadership

j scott robertsScott Roberts, PhD
Director, University of Michigan ELSI Research Training Program
Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education
Director, Public Health Genetics Certificate Program
Co-Director, Dual Degree Program in Public Health and Genetic Counseling
University of Michigan School of Public Health


Raymond De VriesRaymond De Vries, PhD
Associate Director, Center for Bioethics & Social Sciences in Medicine
Professor, Departments of Learning Health Sciences and Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Michigan Medical School


Kayte Spector-BagdadyKayte Spector-Bagdady, JD, MBE
Chief of Research Ethics Service, Center for Bioethics & Social Sciences in Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Michigan Medical School


Wendy UhlmannWendy Uhlmann, MS, CGC
Clinical Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Clinical Professor, Department of Human Genetics
University of Michigan Medical School


Beverly YasharBeverly Yashar, PhD, MS
Director, Genetic Counseling Program
Clinical Professor, Department of Human Genetics
University of Michigan Medical School


brian zikmund-fisherBrian Zikmund-Fisher, PhD
Associate Director, Center for Bioethics & Social Sciences in Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education
Research Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Schools of Public Health and Medicine


Faculty Mentors

Goncalo AbecasisGoncalo Abecasis, DPhil
Co-Director, UM Precision Health
Felix Moore Collegiate Professor, Department of Biostatistics
Michigan Genomics Initiative
University of Michigan School of Public Health


Lawrence AnLawrence An, MD
Director, Center for Health Communications Research (CHCR)
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School


Arul ChinnaiyanArul Chinnaiyan, MD, PhD
Director, Michigan Center for Translational Pathology
S.P. Hicks Endowed Professor, Department of Pathology
Professor, Department of Urology
American Cancer Society Research Professor
University of Michigan Medical School


Toby CitrinToby Citrin, JD
Director, Center for Public Health and Community Genomics
Co-Director, University of Michigan Life Sciences and Society Program
Adjunct Professor, Department of Health Management and Policy
University of Michigan School of Public Health


Melissa CrearyMelissa Creary, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Management and Policy
University of Michigan School of Public Health


Jeffrey InnisJeffrey Innis, MD, PhD
Division Director, Pediatric Genetics
Medical Director, Michigan Medical Genetics Laboratories
Professor, Departments of Pediatrics, Human Genetics, & Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School


Donna MartinDonna Martin, MD, PhD
Director, Division of Pediatric Genetics, Metabolism and Genomic Medicine
Donita B. Sullivan Research Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Professor, Department of Human Genetics
University of Michigan Medical School


Shobita ParthasarathysShobita Parthasarathy, PhD
Professor, Department of Public Policy
Director, Science, Technology and Public Policy Program
University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy


Jodyn PlattJodyn Platt, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Learning Health Sciences
University of Michigan Medical School


Lisa ProsserLisa Prosser, PhD
Director, Child Health Evaluation And Research (CHEAR) Center
Professor, Division of General Pediatrics
Professor, Department of Health Management & Policy
University of Michigan Schools of Public Health and Medicine


Laura RozekLaura Rozek, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences
University of Michigan School of Public Health


Alex SternAlexandra Minna Stern, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of American Culture 
Professor, Department of History
Professor, Department of Women's Studies
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Michigan College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

Elena Martinez StoffelElena Martinez Stoffel, MD, MPH
Director, University of Michigan Cancer Genetics Clinic
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School