Yann Klimentidis, PhD

Assistant Professor, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Member, Division of Population Genetics, Center for Applied Genetics and Genomic Medicine
Member, BIO5 Institute
Member, Graduate Interdisciplinary Program in Genetics

Yann Klimentidis, PhD is a genetic epidemiologist, focused primarily on cardiometabolic traits and diseases. My research group uses genetic and epigenetic information to: 1) understand disease pathophysiology, 2) understand the origins of health disparities, 3) individually tailor treatment and prevention approaches, and 4) improve prediction of disease risk.