David Viskochil, MD/PhD
Dr. Viskochil is a Professor of Pediatrics and Director of Clinical Services in the Division of Medical Genetics at the University of Utah; Chair Emeritus of the (NF) Clinical Care Advisory Board at the Children’s Tumor Foundation; Key opinion leader in NF cell biology and genetics for over 25 years; Lead researcher on the original study and description of the NF1 gene in 1993, and Recipient of the 2016 von Recklinghausen Award for lifetime dedication to Neurofibromatosis. Graduated University North Carolina MD/PhD (1985). Currently lives and practices in Salt Lake City, Utah. Dr. Viskochil has been a key supporter and member of the Infixion Bioscience Scientific Advisory Board since 2018.