Dr. Maher is a professor at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and specializes in Genetics. He received his undergraduate degree in Zoology from the University of Texas, Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Post Doctorate Training in Internal Medicine from UT Southwestern Medical Center.
He is a fan of Komen since medical school days in Dallas and believes Komen has and continues to make a major impact on saving lives and curing breast cancer, through their funding research, education, and screening for breast cancer. He says, “Komen is highly respected worldwide for these efforts”
Dr. Maher is married to Lisa Vernino Maher and they have two daughters, Mary and Sarah.