Inga Peter

Inga Peter, PhD

  • PROFESSOR | Genetics and Genomic Sciences

Research Topics:

Diabetes, Genetics, Genomics, Obesity

I am a Genetic Epidemiologist in the Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences and Icahn Institute for Data Science and Genomic Technology. I have extensive experience in designing studies aimed to identify genetic risk factors associated with complex diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease and Crohn’s disease, as well as with response to therapeutic and lifestyle interventions. 

Multi-Disciplinary Training Area

Genetics and Data Science [GDS]


MSc, Tel Aviv University

PhD, Tel Aviv University

Tufts University

Weizmann Institute of Science