Dr. Jessica Duis, M.D.
Dr. Jessica Duis is a geneticist and special care physician with an emphasis on the management and long-term care of individuals with complex rare disorders. She did her medical training at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Her background and expertise are in building Centers of Excellence to provide comprehensive care, translational research and educational opportunities.
She currently works for BioMarin Pharmaceuticals in Early Clinical Development. She also participates in many working groups to develop clinical outcome measures successful in detecting clinically meaningful change for individuals with neurogenetic conditions. She has a part time clinical practice at SequenceMD, where she offers diagnostic and clinical management expertise to patients.
She has served on the Scientific and Medical Advisory Board at the Schinzel-Giedion Syndrome Foundation since 2020.
Scientific and Medical Advisory Board
Our Scientific and Medical Advisory Board
We are very fortunate to have such a knowledgeable and well-respected team of scientists and medical doctors on our Advisory Board. Each of them shares our commitment to advancing the understanding of Schinzel-Giedion Syndrome and improving the lives of children born with this rare genetic disorder.
Chair of Scientific and Medical Advisory Board | Preclinical Target Discovery
Dr Rocío Acuña Hidalgo
Dr Bregje van Bon
Dr Hans Bjornsson
Human Genetics and Epigenetics
Dr Jessica Duis
Pediatric Geneticist and Special Care Pediatrician
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