University of Wisconsin–Madison
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences | School of Medicine and Public Health



Murray Brilliant

Clinical Adjunct Professor


The relationship between albinism and leprosy Development of treatments to improve vision in people with albinism Early detection and prevention of Age-related Macular Degeneration Genetic Services disparities among Native Americans

Scott Hebring

Clinical Adjunct Professor


One of Dr. Hebbring’s main interests is to identify genetic variants associated with clinical phenotypes using phenome-wide association studies

Judith Kimble



Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Medical Genetics
Molecular regulation of germ line self-renewal and differentiation in C. elegans

Jennifer Laffin

Associate Professor

Pediatrics - Genetics and Metabolism
Human Genetics and Genomics Clinical Genetics and Genomics Chromosome structure and function Molecular genetics Prenatal genetics Postnatal genetics Oncology

Marisa Otegui

Associate Professor


Botany and Genetics
Cellular trafficking and signaling

De-Ann M. Pillers

Affiliate Professor

Pediatrics and Medical Genetics
Molecular and medical genetics, non-muscle manifestations of inherited muscular dystrophies, genetic risk factors for premature birth and its complications, vision science

Terri L. Young


Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Ophthalmic genetics, refractive error genetics, and pediatric ophthalmology clinical studies