Who is Stanley Nelson?
Stanley F. Nelson, M.D. is professor and vice chair of human genetics
and professor of psychiatry within the David Geffen School of Medicine
at UCLA where he has been on faculty since 1993. Dr. Nelson attended
the University of Michigan and obtained a B.S. degree in physics in
1982. He graduated from Duke University School of Medicine in 1987 and
completed an ITT International Fellowship to Sweden in the Laboratory
of George Klein. He was trained in pediatrics and pediatric
hematology-oncology at UCSF School of Medicine, and subsequently
trained as a postdoctoral fellow with Patrick Brown from 1990-1993
where he developed genomic mismatch scanning and initiated the lab
development of DNA microarrays for genomic applications. At UCLA, Dr.
Nelson has continued to be interested in technology development and
application of genomics to cancer biology and common human diseases
with active research areas in Autism, ADHD, vertigo and brain cancers.
He developed and continues to direct the UCLA DNA Microarray Facility
which provides access to whole genome expression array analysis for
faculty on campus and for the NIH Neuroscience Blueprint.
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