Dr. Peter Kopp is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Molecular Medicine, and he has directed the Center for Genetic Medicine (CGM) at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University in Chicago from 2007 to 2014. Dr. Kopp has extensive clinical experience in clinical endocrinology with a focus on thyroid cancer and thyroid dysfunction. His research is focusing on the molecular pathophysiology and genetics of thyroid and other endocrine disorders. Since 2013 he is the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Thyroid, an appointment that reflects his recognized expertise in clinical and basic thyroidology. Dr. Kopp is an author or co-author of more than 160 publications, including chapters in major textbooks such as Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, Werner and Ingbar’s The Thyroid, and DeGroot and Jameson’s Endocrinology.