Leadership

Administration

Larry Shapiro, MD

Larry Shapiro, MD

Executive Vice Chancelor for Medical Affairs and Dean
Washington University School of Medicine

Jennifer Lodge, PhD

Jennifer Lodge, PhD

Associate Dean for Research
Professor of Molecular Microbiology
Washington University School of Medicine

Cornerstones

Center for Clinical Imaging Research

Director: Pamela Woodard, MD

Professor of radiology

The Genome Institute

Director: Richard Wilson, PhD

Professor of genetics and of molecular microbiology

Co-Director: Elaine Mardis, PhD

Professor of genetics and of molecular microbiology

Associate Director: George Weinstock, PhD

Professor of genetics and of molecular microbiology

Associate Director: Timothy Ley, MD

Lewis T. and Rosalind B. Apple Professor of Medicine, professor of genetics

Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences

Director: Bradley Evanoff, MD, MPH

Richard A. and Elizabeth Henby Sutter Chair inOccupational, Industrial, and Environmental Medicine; chief, Division of General Medical Sciences; assistant dean for clinical and translational research

Co-Director: Kelle H. Moley, MD

James P. Crane Professor and vice chair of basic science research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Interdisciplinary Research Centers (IRCs)

BRIGHT Institute

Director: David Piwnica-Worms, MD, PhD

Professor of radiology, of cell biology and physiology, and of developmental biology

Co-Director: Helen Piwnica-Worms, PhD

Gerty T. Cori Professor and professor of medicine and of cell biology and physiology

Center for Genome Sciences and Systems Biology

Director: Jeffrey Gordon, MD

Dr. Robert J. Glaser Distinguished University Professor and professor of medicine, of developmental biology and of pathology and immunology

Center for the Investigation of Membrane Excitability Diseases

Director: Colin Nichols, PhD

Carl F. Cori Professor and professor of cell biology and physiology

Co-Director: Jeanne Nerbonne, PhD

Alumni Endowed Professor of Molecular Biology and Pharmacology in Developmental Biology and professor of medicine

Center for the Study of Itch

Director: Zhou-Feng Chen, PhD

Professor of anesthesiology, developmental biology and psychiatry

Co-Director: Lynn Cornelius, MD

Winfred A. and Emma N. Showman Professor of Dermatology and professor of medicine

Center for Women’s Infectious Disease Research

Director: Scott Hultgren, PhD

Helen L. Stoever Professor of Molecular Microbiology

Co-Director: Michael Caparon, PhD

Professor of molecular microbiology

Diabetic Cardiovascular Disease Center

Director: Jean Schaffer, MD

Virginia Minnich Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Co-Director: Daniel Ory, MD

Professor of medicine

Hope Center Program on Protein Aggregation and Neurodegeneration

Co-Director: Alison Goate, PhD

Samuel and Mae S. Ludwig Professor of Psychiatry and professor of neurology and of genetics

Co-Director: David Holtzman, MD

Andrew B. and Gretchen P. Jones Professor, head of the Department of Neurology, and professor of developmental biology