Division of Genetics and Metabolism

Robert Zori, M.D.

Robert Zori, M.D.

Professor
Chief, Division of Genetics and Metabolism

Email: zorirt@peds.ufl.edu

Education and Certifications:

  • B.S. in Psychology and Zoology, Duke University, North Carolina, 1970-1973
  • M.D., Odense University School of Medicine, Odense University, Denmark, 1974-1979
  • Resident, Department of Pediatrics, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA (major affiliation with Tufts University and the University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA), June 1980 – June 1983
  • Fellow, Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida, June 1988-1990
  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics, 1990, recertification 1995, 2002
  • Diplomate, American Board of Medical Genetics, certified in Clinical Genetics, 1990, and in Clinical Cytogenetics, 1993, recertification 2002, 2005

Appointments:

  • Professor, Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, and the Department of Pathology, University of Florida, College of Medicine
  • Chief, Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, 2000 to present
  • Director, Cytogenetics Laboratory, R.C. Phillips Unit, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, 1992-present
  • Director, University of Florida Clinical Genetics Residency Program, 2004-present
  • Director, Cytogenetics Fellowship Program University of Florida 2005- present
  • Director, Genetic Residency Program
  • Director, Regional Genetics Program
  • Member, Florida Newborn Screening Advisory Committee
  • Consultant, UF Craniofacial Clinic

Interests:

Dr. Zori is a clinical geneticist and cytogeneticist. In addition to his chief and other directorship duties, he is interested in clinical syndromes, especially neurogenetic syndromes. He is a consultant to the craniofacial clinic for clinical genetics diagnostic and counseling issues.

 

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