Ryan S Sprissler

Ryan S Sprissler

Associate Director, Operations
Associate Research Professor, UAGC
Contact
(520) 626-4882

Work Summary

Work Summary

Dr. Sprissler is an Associate Research Professor and founding member of the Center for Applied Genetics and Genomic Medicine at the University of Arizona as well as Director and Lead Scientist of the University of Arizona Genetics Core. Dr. Sprissler's research has a particular focus on clinical human genetics and understanding the role of genetics in human disease onset, progression and response to treatment.

Research Interest

Dr. Sprissler is an Associate Research Professor with a PhD in Genetics and a founding member of the Center for Applied Genetics and Genomic Medicine at the University of Arizona. As Director and Lead Scientist of the University of Arizona Genetics Core Dr. Sprissler has led innovative genetic research in a number of disease states including neurodegenerative disorders, hypertension, SARS-CoV-2 and oncology. With over 10 years experience running the University of Arizona's only CAP/CLIA laboratory certified for clinical human genetic testing, Dr. Sprissler has a particular expertise in the development and validation of clinical assays with the intent of expanding access to this cutting edge testing to the State of Arizona and beyond.