PCPGM Leadership

A distinguished group of Harvard Medical School faculty members advise the Center on its many programs, and a strong management team drives the Center’s mission forward on a daily basis. The Center is led by the Scientific Director, Scott T. Weiss.

Scott T. Weiss, M.D., M.S.

The Scientific Director of PCPGM is Scott T. Weiss, M.D., M.S.. In this capacity he leads over 100 faculty and staff in PCPGM's CLIA-certified Laboratory for Molecular Medicine; its research core laboratories; the Partners biobanking initiative known as the Partners Biorepository for Medical Discovery (PBMD); and educational programs for healthcare providors, investigators and the public.

He also is Associate Director of Brigham and Women’s Hospital's Channing Laboratory. At the Channing, Dr. Weiss leads a research group of 29 investigators and 110 support staff performing 72 separate research projects, predominantly in the field of asthma genetics, asthma pharmacogenomics, COPD genetics and in predictive medicine, with over $50 million in NIH grant funding. He is the author or co-author of over 500 publications.

Partners HealthCare Center for Personalized Genetic Medicine
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