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Robert Brosh

Robert Brosh, Ph.D.
Title: Senior Investigator
Office(s): Helicases and Genomic Integrity Section (HGIS)
Phone Number: 410-558-8578
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Dr. Robert Brosh received his Ph.D. in Biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1996, his M.S. in Biochemistry from Texas A&M University in 1988, and his B.S. in Chemistry from Bethany College in 1985. He conducted postdoctoral training at the Laboratory of Molecular Genetics (NIA, NIH) and served as an adjunct faculty member at Towson University before assuming his position at NIA in 2000. He became a tenured Senior Investigator in 2006. Dr. Brosh’s research is supported by the NIA Intramural Research Program (NIH), and he has received funding from the Fanconi Anemia Research Fund, an NIH R03 Grant, and an NIA Inter-Lab Fund. Dr. Brosh serves as a Mentor for the NIH Summer Student Intramural Research Training Award Program, NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program, and NIH Community College Enrichment Program. In 2015, he received the NIH National Institute on Aging Post Baccalaureate Distinguished Mentor Award. He serves on Editorial Boards for Journal of Biological Chemistry and other journals, and is Associate Editor of Ageing Research Reviews. Dr. Brosh has participated on several grant review committees including NIH, German Research Foundation, and Scientific Committee for Telethon. He also is involved in Outreach Programs to provide children hands-on learning opportunities in science.


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