Program Directors


Core program faculty are responsible for education of specific aspects of our training program.

Wayne Grody, MD, PhD
Director, UCLA Intercampus Medical Genetics Training Program

Derek Wong, MD
Program Director, Medical Genetics Residency
Program Director, Combined Pediatrics/Medical Genetics Residency

Josh Deignan, PhD
Program Director, Clinical Laboratory Genetics
Training Director, Laboratory Genetics and Genomics

Jose Abdenur, MD
Program Director, Medical Biochemical Training Programs
Training Director, Clinical Biochemical Genetics