Bruce Gelb

Director and Gogel Family Professor, Mindich Child Health and Development Institute, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai

Bruce D. Gelb, M.D. is the Director and Gogel Family Professor of the Mindich Child Health and Development Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He is Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics and Genomic Sciences. He oversees an extensive program in gene discovery for congenital heart disease as well as in pediatric precision medicine. He is Director of the Mindich Child Health and Development Institute, which he helped found in 2009. He is former President of the American Pediatric Society and an elected member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation and the National Academy of Medicine.