Professor of Medicine and Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Dr. Fornoni is tenured Professor of Medicine and Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She is the Chief of the Katz Family Division of Nephrology and Hypertension and serves as and Director and Chair of the Peggy and Harold Katz Drug Discovery Center. She is also the Associate Director of the MSTP program and the Co-Director of the CTSI/KL2 program. In 2013, Dr. Fornoni gained experience in drug development as Global Head of Discovery in Cardiovascular and Metabolism at Hoffman-La Roche in Basel. She funded several startup companies focused on finding a cure for patients affected by chronic kidney diseases.