obtained his medical degree at Hahnemann Medical College in 1975 and
went on to train in Internal Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology at
the University of Chicago. He joined the faculty of the University
of Michigan in 1982, and is currently Professor of Internal
Medicine. He became Chief of the Hypertension Division in June 1999.
Dr. Weder's research interests include the genetic epidemiology of
hypertension and the mechanisms of action of antihypertensive drugs.
He is currently the director of GenNet, whose aims are described at http://www.med.umich.edu/intmed/hypertension/research.htm#fbpp.
practice, he specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of severe
and resistant hypertension.
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