Program Team

Willard Dere, MD, FACP
Executive Director
Professor of Internal Medicine,
Endocrinology and Metabolism Division
willard.dere@hsc.utah.edu

Michael Varner, MD
Associate Director for Women's Health
Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology,
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division
michael.varner@hsc.utah.edu

Joshua Schiffman, MD
Education Director
Professor of Pediatrics,
Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Medical Director, High Risk Pediatric Cancer Clinic,
Huntsman Cancer Institute/Primary Children's                     Medical Center
joshua.schiffman@hci.utah.edu

Diana Brixner, RPh, PhD
Director of Outcomes
Professor and Chair of Pharmacotherapy
Executive Director, Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research Center
diana.brixner@pharm.utah.edu

Stephen Guthery, MD, MS
Strategic Initiatives
Professor of Pediatrics,
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology,
Adjunct Professor of Human Genetics
Stephen.Guthery@hsc.utah.edu

Wendy Kohlmann, MA
Director of Genetic Counseling Shared Resource
Huntsman Cancer Institute
wendy.kohlmann@hci.utah.edu

Mark Yandell, PhD
Associate Director and Chief Data Strategist
Professor of Human Genetics,
Adjunct Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics
myandell@genetics.utah.edu

Greg Lamb, PhD
Navigator, Utah Population Database
Greg.Lamb@hsc.utah.edu
(801) 585-9572

Lance Pflieger
Predoctoral Fellow
Department of Biomedical Informatics
l.pflieger@utah.edu

Emily Coonrod, PhD
Program Manager
emily.coonrod@hsc.utah.edu
(801) 585-2268