Daniela Varela Luquetti
Clinical Reviewer, Food and Drug Administration
Dr. Daniela Luquetti attended the Federal University of Uberlandia School of Medicine and completed her clinical genetics three-year residency at the University of Campinas in Brazil. After clinical training, she pursued additional experience in research through the Public Health and Environment PhD program at the National School of Public Health (Brazil) and the Certificate of Public Health Genetics at the University of Washington. She moved to the US, in 2009, joining the Craniofacial Division at the School of Medicine of the University of Washington and becoming an Associate Professor in 2019. During her time at the UW, she designed and conducted multi-center studies, funded by the NIH, on the genetic and non-genetic causes of craniofacial congenital conditions. In 2021, she joined the FDA in the Division of Rare Diseases and Medical Genetics as a clinical reviewer.