Heidi L. Rehm, PhD, FACMG
Associate Professor, Pathology, BWH and Harvard Medical School
Director, Partners Laboratory for Molecular Medicine
Heidi is the Director of the Partners Laboratory for Molecular Medicine and Associate Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School. Her lab focuses on the rapid translation of new genetic discoveries into clinical tests and bringing novel technologies and software systems into molecular diagnostics to support the integration of genetics into clinical use and improve patient outcomes, supporting the model of personalized medicine. She is also one of several principal investigators of a major NIH-funded effort called ClinGen (Clinical Genome Resource Program) to support broad sharing of genotype and phenotype data and clinical annotations of genetic variants. She also directs the Clinical Molecular Genetics training program at Harvard Medical School and conducts research in hearing loss, Usher syndrome, cardiomyopathy, healthcare IT and genomic medicine.