skip to Cookie NoticeSkip to contents
  • Information for patients, visitors, referring providers, and the general public. Learn More
  • Support the Brigham COVID-19 Response Fund. Give Now

Header Skipped.

Combined Residency in Genetics and Medicine Faculty

Over 35 outstanding program faculty from BWH and the other Harvard-affiliated Hospitals, including 5 who are dual certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Genetics. Faculty with expertise in the genetics of specific diseases as well as those with expertise across specific subspecialties of Internal Medicine precept residents in their clinics. The Program leadership includes:

Richard Maas, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, BWH Division of Genetics

Joel Katz, M.D.
Director, BWH Internal Medical Residency Program

Scott Weiss, M.D., M.S.
Scientific Director, Partners HealthCare Center for Personalized Genetic Medicine
Associate Director, Channing Laboratory, BWH

Mira Irons, M.D.
Associate Chief, Genetics Division, Childrens Hospital Boston
Director, HMS Genetics Training Program

Cynthia Morton, Ph.D.
Director, BWH Cytogenetics Laboratory
Principal Investigator, HMS Genetics Training Grant

Bruce D. Levy, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Academics and Career Development
BWH Internal Medicine Residency Program


For over a century, a leader in patient care, medical education and research, with expertise in virtually every specialty of medicine and surgery.

About BWH