Robert J Desnick

Robert J Desnick, PhD, MD

  • DEAN FOR GENETICS AND GENOMIC MEDICINE
  • PROFESSOR AND CHAIRMAN EMERITUS GENETICS AND GENOMIC SCIENCES
  • PROFESSOR | Pediatrics
  • PROFESSOR | Oncological Sciences
  • PROFESSOR | Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science

Specialty:

Clinical Genetics - MD

Research Topics:

Enzymology, Gene Discovery, Genetics, Genomics, Human Genetics and Genetic Disorders, Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Lysosomes/endosome, Protein Complexes, Protein Degradation, Protein Folding, Protein Structure/Function, Proteomics, Stem Cells

In the News

In this "Daily Check Up" feature from The Daily News, Dr. Desnick talks about treating genetic diseases.
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Certifications

Clinical Molecular Genetics

Clinical Biochemical Genetics

Clinical Genetics

Clinical Focus


Multi-Disciplinary Training Area

Genetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS]

Education

MD, Univ of Minnesota-Med Sch. Minneapo

Residency, Pediatrics, Univ of Minnesota-Med Sch. Minneapo