Yuan Zhu, PhD

Scientific Director
Chair, Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute
Research Division Chief

Research Center(s) Membership(s)

Center for Genetic Medicine Research

Contact Information


Research Area(s) of Focus

Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), brain tumor, and neurodevelopment

Academic Appointment(s)

  • Professor of Pediatrics at George Washington University

Education & Training

  • BS, Biochemistry, Fudan University, Shanghai, China (1987-1991)
  • PhD, Neuroscience, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX (1994-2000)
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