Harvey Mohrenweiser, PhD

Dr. Harvey W. Mohrenweiser serves on the Scientific Review Committee of the AKC Canine Health Foundation. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science and his Master of Science degree in Nutrition from the University of Minnesota. He then went on to complete his PhD in Biochemistry at Michigan State University. Following several years at the National Center for Toxicological Research of the Food and Drug Administration, Harvey joined the Department of Human Genetics at the University of Michigan. He also served as Director of the Institute for Genetics and Genomics at the University of California, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Currently, Dr. Mohrenweiser is a Senior Scientist at the Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology at Oregon Health & Sciences University in Portland. His work focuses on the interaction of genetic susceptibility and common exposure.

Dr. Mohrenweiser is a member of the Standard Schnauzer Club of America. He and his wife, Elizabeth, have handled their six Standard Schnauzers to conformation championships as well as obedience and tracking titles. They live in Turner, Oregon.

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