Steering Committee

ClinGen is a National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded resource dedicated to building an authoritative central resource that defines the clinical relevance of genes and variants for use in precision medicine and research. The ClinGen Steering Committee (SC) is composed of representatives from the various grant sites across the ClinGen Resource.   These individuals are responsibile for providing oversight and guidance and for making executive decisions to ensure ClinGen reaches its goals.  

Leadership & Members

Chair
Heidi Rehm, PhD
Principal Investigator, "Unified Clinical Genomics Database" (U41 Grant)
Coordinators
Members
Jonathan Berg, MD, PhD
Principal Investigator, “A Knowledge Base for Clinically Relevant Genes and Variants" (U01 Grant)
Carlos Bustamante, PhD
Principal Investigator, U01 HG007436 grant
Andy Freedman
Branch Chief, Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute (NCI), NIH
David Ledbetter, PhD
Principal Investigator, "Unified Clinical Genomics Database" (U41 Grant)
Christa Lese Martin, PhD, FACMG
Principal Investigator, "Unified Clinical Genomics Database" (U41 Grant)
Sharon E. Plon, MD, PhD
2014 ClinGen Steering Committee Chair. Principal Investigator, U01 HG007436 grant
Heidi Rehm, PhD
Principal Investigator, "Unified Clinical Genomics Database" (U41 Grant)