Valerie Arboleda, MD PhD

I am a physician-scientist trained in human genetics and clinical pathology.

The overarching research goals in the lab is to integrate large-scale data sets to improve our biological understanding and clinical treatment of human disease. In no other time in human history do we have such rich biological and clinical data, the bioinformatics tools to explore these relationships on a large scale, and the molecular genetic tools to rapidly experimentally validate findings in model systems.


2005 to 2014           David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California

                                    Medical Scientist Training Program

                                    Ph.D., Human Genetics, 2012

                                    M.D., 2014


2001 to 2005           Columbia College, Columbia University

                                    New York, New York

                                    Bachelor of Arts in Biology with Asian-American Studies concentration