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Robert Nussbaum, MD, Medical Genetics, San Francisco, CA, UCSF Medical Center

RobertLNussbaumMD

Medical Genetics San Francisco, CA

Clinical Genetics, Clinical Molecular Genetics

Professor, Medicine, UCSF School of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • Baylor College of MedicineFellowship, Clinical Genetics, 1978 - 1980
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Barnes-Jewish HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1978
  • Harvard Medical School
    Harvard Medical SchoolClass of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 2017 - 2022
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2006 - 2022
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1995 - 2007
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1984 - 1994
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1981 - 1985
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics Clinical Genetics
  • American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics Clinical Molecular Genetics

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013
  • Elected Member Institute of Medicine, 2004
  • Elected Member The American Society for Clinical Investigation, 1987
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Comparison of Universal Genetic Testing vs Guideline-Directed Targeted Testing for Patients with Hereditary Cancer Syndrome  
    Scott Okuno, Luke Mountjoy, Neej Patel, Cameron S Thorpe, Edward D Esplin, Robert L Nussbaum, Alan H Bryce, Tanios S Bekaii-Saab, Aleksandar Sekulic, JAMA Oncology
  • Distinguishing Variant Pathogenicity from Genetic Diagnosis  
    Heidi L Rehm, Robert L Nussbaum, JAMA
  • Height and Body Mass Index as Modifiers of Breast Cancer Risk in BRCA1/2 Mutation Carriers: A Mendelian Randomization Study  
    Susan M Domchek, Wendy K Chung, Patricia A Ganz, Robert L Nussbaum, Journal of the National Cancer Institute
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Press Mentions

  • DNA Project Aims to Make Public a Company’s Data on Cancer Genes
    DNA Project Aims to Make Public a Company’s Data on Cancer GenesApril 12th, 2013
  • Genetics for Preventive Cardiology
    Genetics for Preventive CardiologySeptember 21st, 2015
  • Why Not All Genetic Testing Is Created Equal on Coast Live
    Why Not All Genetic Testing Is Created Equal on Coast LiveJune 17th, 2019
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Grant Support

  • Combined BAC Transgenic And Knock-Out Mouse Model Of Lowe Syndrome NephropathyNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2012
  • Glucocerebrosidase Mutations In A Mouse Synucleinopathy ModelNational Institute On Aging2011
  • GI Endotoxin As An Environmental Trigger In An Alpha-Synuclein Transgenic MouseNational Institute Of Environmental Health Sciences2010–2011
  • Combined BAC Transgenic And Knock-Out Mouse Model Of Lowe Syndrome NephropathyNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2010
  • Glucocerebrosidase Mutations In A Mouse Synucleinopathy ModelNational Institute On Aging2009–2010
  • Studies On Mouse VIT C TransporterNational Human Genome Research Institute2002–2005
  • The Lowe Oculocerebrorenal SyndromeNational Human Genome Research Institute2000–2005
  • Genetics Of Parkinson'S DiseaseNational Human Genome Research Institute1997–2005
  • Outcomes Of Education And Counseling For HnpcctestingNational Human Genome Research Institute2004
  • Lowe Oculocerebrorenal SyndromeNational Human Genome Research Institute1995–2004
  • Positional Cloning Of Autosomal Dominant Fanconi SyndromNational Human Genome Research Institute2001
  • Studies On Mouse Vitamin C TransporterNational Human Genome Research Institute2001
  • Mouse Vitamin C TransporterNational Human Genome Research Institute2000
  • Batten DiseaseNational Human Genome Research Institute2000
  • Mouse Model For Batten'S DiseaseNational Human Genome Research Institute1999
  • Genetics Of ParkinsonNational Human Genome Research Institute1998–1999
  • Mice Defective In Phosphatidylinositol SignalingNational Human Genome Research Institute1995–1999
  • Mutation Analysis In Patients With Lowe Oculocerebrorenal SyndromeNational Human Genome Research Institute1996–1998
  • Triplet Repeat Amplification In The Fragile X SyndromeNational Human Genome Research Institute1995–1997
  • Isolating The Gene For ChoroideremiaNational Eye Institute1987–1993
  • Molecular Genetic Analysis Of Lowe'S SyndromeEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development1989–1992
  • Postdoctoral Training In Molecular Genetic ResearchNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences1988–1992
  • Genetic &Molecular Studies In Lowe'S SyndromeEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development1987–1988
  • Molecular Analysis Of Fragile X In Somatic Cell HybridsEunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute Of Child Health &Human Development1985–1987

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