Margaret Pericak-Vance, Ph.D.

John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics

Miami, FL​


Dr. Pericak-Vance is the Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department Professor of Human Genomics and Director of the John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics. She is a founding fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics and a board-certified Ph.D. medical geneticist. Dr. Pericak-Vance is a global leader in the genetics of common diseases. She excels at the integration of genomic and statistical technologies and their application to diseases of public health importance in general, and to neurologic diseases in particular.