Marcus G. Pezzolesi, PhD, MPH


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Academic Information

  • Departments: Human Genetics - Adjunct Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor
  • Divisions: Nephrology

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-6709
  • School of Medicine
    Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
    30 N 1900 E, Room: 4R312
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Dr. Marcus Pezzolesi is an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine in the University of Utah’s Division of Nephrology and Hypertension and its Diabetes and Metabolism Center and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Human Genetics. After attending the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, MA, he completed his Ph.D. training in Biological Sciences, with a focus on Human Genetics, at The Ohio State University followed by a Master’s of Public Health in Quantitative Methods at the Harvard School of Public Health. He completed his post-doctoral training as a member of the Joslin Diabetes Center’s Section on Genetics and Epidemiology and as an Instructor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

Education History

Type School Degree
Graduate Training Harvard School of Public Health
Quantitative Methods
Research Fellow Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School
Genetics and Epidemiology
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Fellowship Genomic Medicine Institute, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic
Predoctoral Research Fellow
Doctoral Training Ohio State University
Biological Sciences/Genetics
Graduate Training Northeastern University
Graduate Certificate
Undergraduate University of Massachusetts Amherst
Exercise Science/Zoology