Committed to genetics and genomics research, education, and clinical care

The Department of Genetics is comprised of an interdisciplinary group of faculty focused on performing basic laboratory and clinical research, providing inpatient and outpatient consultation services and offering state-of-the-art genetic diagnostic testing.

Patient Care

The experienced geneticists at UAB deliver outstanding care for patients and families through integrated clinical and laboratory services.


We seek to expand knowledge and create new applications through laboratory and clinical research.


We provide genetics education and training to students, health professionals, researchers and the public.

Labs Accepting Graduate Students

Faculty labs are now providing students the opportunity to assist in their research.