Karl V. Voelkerding, MD, FCAP

Karl V. Voelkerding, MD, FCAP

Medical Director: Genomics and Bioinformatics

Professor, University of Utah


  • Medical Degree—University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Residency—Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Residency—Pathology, Rutgers Medical School
  • Fellowship—Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Fellowship—Transfusion Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • American Board of Pathology (Clinical Pathology, Molecular Genetic Pathology)
  • College of American Pathologists’ Next Generation Sequencing Project Team, Chair
  • College of American Pathologists’ Genomic Medicine Resource Committee, Chair

Research Interests

  • Translation of genomics technologies into clinical diagnostics
  • Utilization of genomic approaches to elucidate the genetic basis of primary immune deficiencies