Gail P. Jarvik, MD, PhD, is the Arno G. Motulsky Endowed Chair in Medicine (Medical Genetics), Professor of Medicine, Professor of Genome Sciences, and Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology at the University of Washington. She is an internist and medical geneticist who cares for adult medical genetics patients. Her research focuses on the genetics of complex diseases, genetic epidemiology, statistics genetics, and genomic medicine implementation. A longtime member of ASHG, she served on the Society’s Program Committee from 2008-12, the Nominations Committee in 2011, and the Board of Directors from 2015-18. She currently serves as Secretary of the Board of Directors, and is on the editorial board of The American Journal of Human Genetics (AJHG), an ASHG journal.
Announcement from ASHG website: ASHG Announces 2020 Board of Directors