Graduate Programs in Molecular Genetics and Genomics

A challenging, research intensive PhD graduate program which prepares students for careers in academia or industry.

Genetics Residencies & Fellowships

Provide medical care to patients with birth defects, metabolic diseases, and a family history of inherited conditions.

Masters Degree in Genetic Counseling

Develop the skills and knowledge to become a professional genetic counselor.

Upcoming Events

  • CMMG Seminar: Yanzhuang Wang, PhD, "Golgi Biogenesis, Function and Defects in Diseases," 10/8/2015 at 12:05 p.m. in 2268 Scott Hall
  • Dissertation Defense: Graham Johnson, Laboratory of Stephen Krawetz, PhD; "Towards a unified model of sperm chromatin structure;" 10/09/15 at 1:30 p.m., 2268 Scott Hall
  • CMMG Seminar: Molly Estill, MS, Graduate Research Assistant, Laboratory of Stephen Krawetz, PhD. 10/15/2015 at 12:05 p.m.
  • CMMG Seminar: Vanesa Ramseyer, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Laboratory of James Granneman, PhD. 10/29/2015 at 12:05 p.m.

Calendar of Events


Our underlying goal is excellence in molecular biology, molecular medicine, and genetics to increase the understanding, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of human disease.

Research Areas

The Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics is interdisciplinary by design, built around modern molecular genetics, and comprising basic researchers, physician-scientists, computational scientists, and genetic counselors.  This assembly of disciplines has lead to a diverse portfolio of projects.