Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics. Baylor College of Medicine
Dr. Sarah H. Elsea is an Associate Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine and Senior Division Director of Biochemical Genetics at Baylor Genetics. Dr. Elsea received a B.S. in chemistry with a minor in biology from Missouri State University and a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Vanderbilt University. She completed postdoctoral fellowships in molecular and biochemical genetics at the Baylor College of Medicine and is a board certified geneticist through the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics. She has held faculty appointments at Michigan State University and the Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University. Her research is focused on the discovery, pathomechanisms, diagnosis, and treatment of rare disease, particularly neurodevelopmental and neurometabolic disorders. She is a member of several professional societies and has authored more than 80 scientific and lay articles.