Daniel Brazeau is a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences. He received his B.S. and M.S. in Biology from the University of Toledo and earned his Ph.D. in Biological Sciences (1989) from the University at Buffalo. After completing postdoctoral training in population genetics at the University of Houston he was a research assistant professor in the Department of Zoology at the University of Florida and Director of the University of Florida's Genetic Analysis Laboratory in the Interdisciplinary Research Center for Biotechnology. In 2000 he became Director of the University at Buffalo the Pharmaceutical Genetics Laboratory. In 2010 he was the recipient of the University at Buffalo's Exceptional Scholar Teaching Innovation Award.He teaches courses in molecular genetics methodologies and a required course in pharmacogenomics for graduate and pharmacy professional students. Dr. Brazeau is also a participating scientist in the Nation Science Foundation's Geneticist-Educator Network Alliances (GENA) working with high school science teachers to incorporate genetics into the classroom. He has served as Chair of the Biological Sciences section in 2008 and is one of the founding chairs of the new Pharmacogenomics Special Interest Group.
population molecular genetics and pharmcogenomics