Collaborators

Hilary Coon, PhD

Research Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Child Psychiatry, Genetic Epidemiology, Nicotine Dependence, Obesity, Pulmonary fibrosis, Statistical Genetics, Suicide

Email: Hilary.Coon@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-3068

Douglas D. Gray, MD

Dr. Gray received his MD from the University of Colorado, School of Medicine, did his internship and a fellowship at the University of Utah followed by his residency at University of Colorado in Denver. He joined the Department of Psychiatry faculty in 1990, and in 1999 become the Training Director for both the Child Psychiatry and Triple Board Tra... Read More

Research Interests: Suicide Prevention

Specialties: Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health, Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent

Email: doug.gray@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-1212

Todd Grey

Todd Grey

Chief Medical Examiner, Utah Department of Health

Todd M. Darlington, PhD

Research Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Models, Statistical, Psychiatric Genetics, Statistical Genetics, Suicide

Email: todd.darlington@utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-5763

Nicola J. Camp, PhD

Nicola J. Camp, PhD, is a professor in the Departments of Medicine (Division of  Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies) and Human Genetics at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She is a Huntsman Cancer Institute investigator, and a member of the Cancer Control and Population Sciences program. As a genetic epidemiologist/statistical geneti... Read More

Email: nicola.camp@utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-9351

Brooks R. Keeshin, MD

Brooks Keeshin, M.D., is a clinician researcher in the Division of Child Protection and Family Health at the University of Utah and Safe and Healthy Families at Primary Children’s Hospital. Dr. Keeshin is a child abuse pediatrician and child psychiatrist. Dr. Keeshin completed medical school at the University of Cincinnati, residency in pediatrics,... Read More

Specialties: Child Protection and Family Health

Email: u0492464@utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-3601

Megan E. Williams, PhD

Research: Overview The brain contains billions of cells called neurons that wire together to construct an amazingly complicated circuit. During brain development, neurons form synapses, which are specialized inter-neuronal connections crucial for sending and receiving information. Without synapses, our brains would be useless! In theory, synaps... Read More

Research Interests: Cell Adhesion Molecules, Neuronal, Hippocampus, Learning and Memory, Neurosciences, Synapses

Email: megan.williams@neuro.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-8274

Ken R. Smith, PhD

Ken Smith, PhD, is an investigator at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI), a professor in the Department of Family and Consumer Studies at the University of Utah, and a member of the Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program. As a family demographer and medical sociologist, Smith's research has focused on suspected psychosocial consequences of ge... Read More

Email: ken.smith@fcs.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7847

Stacey Knight, PhD

Email: stacey.knight@hsc.utah.edu

Amanda V. Bakian, PhD

Dr. Bakian joined the Department of Psychiatry in 2010 as epidemiologist for the Utah Registry of Autism and Developmental Disabilities (URADD). Her research is in the geographical, environmental and gene-environmental epidemiology of psychiatric conditions including autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and related developmental disorders, and suicide. S... Read More

Research Interests: Environmental Epidemiology, Experimental Design, Outcomes Research, Gene-Environment Interaction, Geographical Epidemiology, Public Health Surveillance Systems, Spatial Statistics

Email: amanda.bakian@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-5413

Perry F. Renshaw, MD, PhD, MBA

Dr. Renshaw is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. He also completed his Ph.D. in Biophysics at the University of Pennsylvania and his M.B.A. at the McCallum Graduate School of Business, Bentley College, in Waltham, MA. Dr. Renshaw serves as the Medical Director of the VISN 19 Mental Illne... Read More

Specialties: Psychiatry

Email: PERRY.RENSHAW@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-1216

Deborah A. Yurgelun-Todd, PhD

Deborah Yurgelun-Todd completed her doctorate in Psychology from Harvard University and subsequently trained at McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School. She serves as Director of the Salt Lake City Mental Illness Research and Clinical Center (MIRECC) for the VISN 19 VA Health Care System and Director of the Salt Lake City VA Advanced Fellowship ... Read More

Specialties: Psychology

Email: DEBORAH.YURGELUN-TODD@utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-1202

Mark Yandell, PhD

Research Interests: Comparative Genomics, Computational Biology, Human Population Genetics, Image Processing, Computer-Assisted, bioinformatics

Email: myandell@genetics.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-4422

Aaron Quinlan, PhD

Research Interests: Algorithm and Genomics Software Development, Application of Genomics to Clinical Care, Cancer Genetics, Chromosome Stability and Somatic Genome Evolution, Genetics of Complex Disease, Human Genome Interpretation, Nucleotide Repeat Disorders, Population Genomics

Email: aaron.quinlan@utah.edu

Gabor Marth, DSc

Email: u0950806@utah.edu

Mary Beth Scholand, MD

Dr. Mary Beth Scholand, MD is an assistant professor in Pulmonary Medicine. Her research and clinical interest is Interstitial Lung Disease. This interest encompasses Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, Autoimmune Lung Diseases and Sarcoidosis. She is the Director of the Interstitial Lung Disease Clinic. She runs clinical trials focused on a cure ... Read More

Research Interests: Pulmonary Fibrosis

Specialties: Advanced Lung Disease, Pulmonary, Pulmonary Fibrosis

Email: marybeth.scholand@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7806

Steven C. Hunt, PhD

Steven C. Hunt, PhD, is a research professor in the Cardiovascular Genetics Division, Department of Internal Medicine. His research is centered around genetic and environmental causes of cardiovascular disease, particularly focusing on hypertension and severe obesity. He directs multiple research grants to find genes that increase the risk of hype... Read More

Email: steve.hunt@utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-3663

Ted Adams, PhD, MPH

Email: ted.adams@utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-8681

David Brent

David Brent

University of Pittsburgh

Douglas Levinson

Douglas Levinson

Stanford University

Chad Huff

Chad Huff

the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Hao Hu

Hao Hu

the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center