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Peter Gruber, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
Email: pgruber@mail.med.upenn.edu
Phone: 215-590-2712

Assistant Surgeon at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia since 2002.  Gruber is also the Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia since 2002.  Gruber received his B.A. and M.D. from from the University of Pennsylvania which he completed in 1992; he also received a Ph.D. in Biochemistry/Biophysics. Gruber’s research interests include the molecular basis of cardiac development and physiology. In particular, his research studies are focused on the genetics of cardiac malformations and molecular mechanisms that regulate cardiac morphogenesis. Peter Gruber has authored 39 peer-reviewed journal publications, 24 abstracts, and 7 book chapters and is a member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation.

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