Geoffrey Ginsburg

Founding Director for the Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine at Duke University - School of Medicine

Geoffrey Ginsburg

Geoffrey Ginsburg

Founding Director for the Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine at Duke University - School of Medicine

Career Highlights

Duke Center for Personalized Medicine
Personalized Medicine Coalition

RelSci Relationships


Number of Boards






Number of Awards


RelSci Relationships are individuals Geoffrey Ginsburg likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Vice Chancellor & Dean, SOM at Duke University

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Acting Chief Information Officer at U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Medical Officer & Senior Vice President-Medical Affairs at Natera, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Head-Strategy & Policy at Alphabet, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Director, Center for Translational Neuroscience at Duke University - School of Medicine

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Interim Vice President for Research & Innovation at Duke University

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Medical Director, Primary Care Site-Based Research Group at Duke University - Medical Center

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Compliance Auditor at Duke University

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Administrative Director at Duke University

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Associate Chief Nursing Officer at Duke University

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Geoffrey Ginsburg
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
Geoffrey Ginsburg
Founding Director for the Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine at Duke University - School of Medicine
Family Members
Ursula Geller Professor for Research in Cardiovascular Disease at Duke University - School of Medicine

Duke Medicine conceptually integrates the Duke University Health System, the Duke University School of Medicine, and the Duke University School of Nursing. It is the combination of research, clinical care, and education that takes place through the efforts of our faculty, staff, students, and trainees at many different sites throughout our region and worldwide. In 2006, Duke Medicine adopted new mission and vision statements that describe the overarching goals and shared aspirations of all of its components -- including the Duke University Health System, the Duke University School of Medicine, and the Duke University School of Nursing. We also finalized strategic plans to guide our efforts over the next five to 10 years.


Boston University School of Medicine is one of the graduate schools of Boston University. It holds the unique distinction as the first institution in the world to formally educate female physicians. Boston University School of Medicine offers MA, MS, and PhD degrees through its Division of Graduate Medical Sciences (GMS). GMS offers MA degrees in bioimaging, clinical investigation, medical sciences, mental health counseling, and behavioral medicine. MS degrees are available in biomedical forensics, forensic anthropology, and genetic counseling. GMS also grants MD and PhD degrees in areas such as anatomy and neurobiology, biomedical neuroscience, genetics and genomics, microbiology, pathology and laboratory medicine, behavioral neuroscience, biophysics, immunology, molecular medicine, pharmacology, biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, medical nutrition sciences, oral biology, and physiology. Originally known as the New England Female Medical College, the university was subsequently renamed Boston University School of Medicine in 1873. It is notably also the first medical school in the United States to award an M.D. degree to an African-American woman in 1864. As the only medical school located in the South End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, its primary teaching hospital, operates the largest 24-hour Level I trauma center in New England, the largest network of regional community health centers, and possesses the most diverse patient base in New England. Boston University School of Medicine is also the home of the world-renowned Framingham Heart Study, from which all knowledge of cardiovascular disease risk factors were originally discovered. Notable alumni of the medical school include Marcia Angell, former editor-in-chief of the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine and the only woman to hold the position in the journal's almost 200 year history, as well as Louis Wade Sullivan, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and founder of Morehouse School of Medicine. Boston University School of Medicine is ranked 30th on the 2014 list of Best Medical Schools by the U.S. News and World Report. Boston University School of Medicine was founded in 1848 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

PhD in Biophysics

Boston University (most commonly referred to as BU) is a private research university located in Boston, Massachusetts. The university is nonsectarian, but is historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The university has more than 4,000 faculty members and 29,000 students,and is one of Boston's largest employers. It offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees, and medical and dental degrees through 18 schools and colleges on two urban campuses. The main campus is situated along the Charles River in Boston's Fenway-Kenmore and Allston neighborhoods, while the Boston University Medical Campus is in Boston's South End neighborhood. BU also operates 75 study abroad programs in over 33 cities in over 20 countries and has internship opportunities in 10 different countries (including the United States and abroad).

BS Chemistry

Wesleyan University is known for the excellence of its academic and co-curricular programs. About 2,900 undergraduates—and some 200 graduate students—from around the world pursue their classroom studies, research projects, and co-curricular interests in ways that are demanding and intensely rewarding. Here, on a beautiful campus overlooking the Connecticut River, students learn to do productive and innovative work that makes a positive difference in the world—that’s what Wesleyan is about.

Co-Chairman, Roundtable on Genome-Based Research to Human Health

The National Academy of Medicine (NAM), formerly called the Institute of Medicine (IoM), is an American nonprofit, non-governmental organization. The National Academy of Medicine is a part of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, along with the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), National Academy of Engineering (NAE), and the National Research Council (NRC). The National Academy of Medicine provides national advice on issues relating to biomedical science, medicine, and health, and serves as an adviser to the nation to improve health. It aims to provide unbiased, evidence-based, and authoritative information and advice concerning health and science policy to policy-makers, professionals, leaders in every sector of society, and the public at large. Operating outside the framework of the U.S. federal government, it relies on a volunteer workforce of scientists and other experts, operating under a formal peer-review system. As a national academy, new members of the organization are elected annually by current members, based on their distinguished and continuing achievements in a relevant field as well as for their willingness to participate actively.

Career History
2016 - Current
Founding Director & Professor
2000 - Current

Duke University Medical Center is a premier center for medical education, clinical care and biomedical research. The university offers a variety of doctor of medicine degrees and dual degree programs. It also offers an unique curriculum for M.D. students, with an entire year dedicated to research or work towards a second degree.   The university also offers graduate health professions programs, graduate programs in biomedical science and PhD programs. Duke University Medical Center was established in 1930 and is governed by the Duke University Board of Trustees.

Boards & Committees
International Expert Panel Member

Genome Canada provides genomic research services. It connects ideas and people across public and private sectors to find new uses for genomics, invests in large-scale science and technology to fuel innovation,and translates discoveries into applications, new technologies, societal impacts and solutions across key sectors of national importance, including health, agriculture, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture, energy, mining, and the environment. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada.

Member of Secretary of Veterans Affairs Advisory Council on Genomic Medicine

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs is a government-run military veteran benefit system. Its primary function is to support veterans in their time after service by providing benefits and support. The VA works with the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness to address these issues. It was established in 1930 and is headed by the secretary of veterans affairs, appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate.

Member of the Board of External Experts
Awards & Honors
Duke University - Basic Research Achievement Award in Cardiovascular Medicine
Bugher Foundation Fellow
Millennium Pharmaceuticals - Innovator in Medicine Award
This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Geoffrey Ginsburg. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Geoffrey Ginsburg's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Geoffrey Ginsburg.