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Vaidehi Jobanputra

Vaidehi Jobanputra

Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology, New York Genome Center
Vaidehi Jobanputra
Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology
Chief Diagnostic Officer, New York Genome Center

Vaidehi serves as the Chief Diagnostic Officer and Medical Director of the Clinical Laboratory at the New York Genome Center. Concurrently, she holds a academic position as a Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.

Vaidehi earned her Ph.D. in Genetics from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi. Subsequently, she achieved an M.S. in Biostatistics from Columbia University. She holds Board certifications from the American Board of Medical Genetics in Clinical Cytogenetics and Clinical Molecular Genetics. She is also a fellow of the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomes.

In her role at NYGC, Vaidehi has been instrumental in establishing the clinical laboratory. She has played a pivotal role in the validation and launch of key tests such as Constitutional Genome Sequencing and Oncology Genome and Transcriptome sequencing.

Specializing in clinical genome sequencing for rare diseases, Vaidehi's lab actively contributes to various NIH-funded clinical research studies. Furthermore, her laboratory is an integral part of the Women's Genetics Center, a collaboration between Columbia University Department of Ob/Gyn and New York Genome Center. The Women's Genetics Center is committed to innovation, development, and implementation of new clinical genomic tests, aligning with the mission of the Columbia Department of OB/Gyn. The ultimate objective is to deliver the highest quality women's healthcare services.