Bruce R. Korf

Chair of the Department of Genetics & Director of the Heflin Center for Genomic Sciences at The University of Alabama

Bruce R. Korf

Bruce R. Korf

Chair of the Department of Genetics & Director of the Heflin Center for Genomic Sciences at The University of Alabama

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750

Number of Boards

5

Number of Awards

3

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Co-Editor at Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics

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Co-Founder at Children's Tumor Foundation

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President at Children's Tumor Foundation

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President, Arkansas Chapter at Children's Tumor Foundation

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Director of Financial Operations at The University of Alabama System

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Senior Vice Dean, Basic Sciences at University of Alabama, Birmingham - School of Medicine

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Co-Managing Partner at Belkin Burden Wenig & Goldman, LLP

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Partner at Zeichner Ellman & Krause LLP

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Former Professional at Galloway Promotions, Inc.

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Founder at Silvercup Studios, Inc.

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Bruce R. Korf
Chair of the Department of Genetics & Director of the Heflin Center for Genomic Sciences at The University of Alabama
Education
PhD

The Rockefeller University (the University) is a world renowned center for research (see schedule O) and graduate education in the biomedical sciences, chemistry, bioinformatics, and physics. The University's 82 laboratories conduct both clinical and basic research and study a diverse range of biological and biomedical problems with the mission of improving the understanding of life for the benefit of humanity. Laboratories are loosely clustered in nine research areas covering a wide spectrum of disciplines in the life sciences, including neuroscience, immunology, genetics, structural biology and bioinformatics. The University does not charge tuition. Its revenues are derived primarily from investment income, government grants and contracts, and private gifts and grants.

Undergraduate Degree

Cornell is a privately endowed research university and a partner of the State University of New York. As the federal land-grant institution in New York State, they have a responsibility—unique within the Ivy League—to make contributions in all fields of knowledge in a manner that prioritizes public engagement to help improve the quality of life in our state, the nation, the world.

Medical Degree

Founded in 1898, and affiliated with what is now NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital since 1927, Weill Cornell Medical College is among the top-ranked clinical and medical research centers in the country. In addition to offering degrees in medicine, Weill Cornell also has PhD programs in biomedical research and education at the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and with neighboring Sloan-Kettering Institute and The Rockefeller University, has established a joint MD-PhD program for students to intensify their pursuit of Weill Cornell's triple mission of education, research, and patient care. Weill Cornell Medical College is divided into 24 basic science and patient care departments that focus on the sciences underlying clinical medicine and/or encompass the study, treatment, and prevention of human diseases. In addition to its affiliation with NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College and the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences maintain major affiliations with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, The Rockefeller University, the Hospital for Special Surgery, as well as with the metropolitan-area institutions that constitute NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare Network. Weill Cornell Medical College and the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences are accredited by the Liaison Committee for Medical Education of the American Medical Association and the Association of American Medical Colleges.

Memberships
President
Prior

The Association of Professors was incorporated in 1995 to promote human and medical genetics educational programs of human and medical genetics in North American medical and graduate schools. For a list of members, click here. The Association holds an annual 2-3 day workshop that deals with medical genetics educational issues. The Association is involved in a variety of other academic activities throughout the year.

Career History
Editor-in-Chief
2018 - Current
Chair of the Department of Genetics & Director of the Heflin Center for Genomic Sciences
Current

The University of Alabama is a student-centered research university and an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians. Founded in 1831 as Alabama's first public college, The University of Alabama is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. We provide a creative, nurturing campus environment where our students can become the best individuals possible, can learn from the best and brightest faculty, and can make a positive difference in the community, the state and the world. The University of Alabama family has always expected great things. After all, we are our state's flagship university the Capstone of higher education.

Boards & Committees
President Elect
Prior

THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF MEDICAL GENETICS AND GENOMICS (ACMG) PROVIDES EDUCATION, RESOURCES AND A VOICE FOR THE MEDICAL GENETICS PROFESSION. TO MAKE GENETIC SERVICES AVAILABLE TO AND IMPROVE THE HEALTH OF THE PUBLIC, THE ACMG PROMOTES THE DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF METHODS TO DIAGNOSE, TREAT AND PREVENT GENETIC DISEASES.

Member, Board of Scientific Counselors
Current

National Human Genome Research Institute engages in genetic and genomic research. It provides guidance to scientific programs and oversees the general operation. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Bethesda, MD.

Political Donations
$500
2008

Representative from Ohio's 9th Congressional District

$500
2008

Former President of United States

$200
2007

Minority Leader from United States

Awards & Honors
Board Certification - American Board of Pediatrics
Board Certification - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Board Certification - American Board of Medical Genetics
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