Christopher Amos, M.D., Ph.D.
Christopher Amos, M.D., Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
Titles & Positions

  • Director, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Associate Director for Quantitative Sciences, Daniel L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center

  • Professor of Medicine

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Biography

Grant Information

Grant ID: RR170048
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of Established Investigators
Recruited From: 
Dartmouth - Geisel School of Medicine
Date Awarded: 
August 16, 2017
Grant Amount: 
$6,000,000

Dr. Christopher Amos received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in 1985 and 1988 from the Louisiana State University Medical Center in New Orleans from the Department of Biometry and Genetics. In his graduate studies he developed novel approaches for conducting genetic linkage analysis for multivariate data and in extended families. Subsequently, Dr. Amos completed training in Medical Genetics through the Inter-institute training program in Genetics at the NIH (1992), where he also completed postdoctoral training in the Family Studies Section of the Environmental Epidemiology Branch at the National Cancer Institute. 

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