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Heidi Rehm

Associate Professor of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Director, Partners Laboratory for Molecular Medicine

Dr. Heidi L. Rehm, PhD, FACMG is the Director of the Partners Healthcare Laboratory for Molecular Medicine (LMM), the Medical Director of the Broad Institute's Clinical Research Sequencing Platform and Associate Professor of Pathology at Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Both clinical labs focus on the rapid translation of new genetic discoveries into clinical tests and bringing novel technologies and software systems into molecular diagnostics to support the integration of genomics into clinical use. Rehm has also been a leader in genomic medicine research, supporting several programs from discovery (Center for Mendelian Genomics), to translation (MedSeq, BabySeq, eMERGE) to building standards to support genomics (ClinGen, GA4GH, ACMG).