Dr. Clair Francomano is a graduate of Yale College and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She trained in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins and spent 11 years as a full-time faculty member there. In 1994, she left John Hopkins to become the first Clinical Director for the National Human Genome Research Institute at the National Institute of Health.
In 2005, Dr. Francomano became the Director of Adult Genetics at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center where she sees genetics patients at the Harvey Institute for Human Genetics. She also works with the Internal Medicine residents to bring genetics to the care of adult patients. Dr. Francomano is recognized internationally for her contributions to the field of hereditary disorders of connective tissue. She has authored more than 110 articles in peer-reviewed literature and 33 book chapters and reviews.
In addition to her expertise in genetics and the hereditary disorders of connective tissue, Dr. Francomano has a long interest in integrative medicine, including nutritional supplementation and applications of energy medicine to optimize health. Kyani is proud to welcome Dr. Francomano to the Kyani Scientific Advisory Board.