Dr. Coren obtained a BA in Biology from the University of Pennsylvania in 1983. He obtained a Ph.D. in Genetics from Cornell University in 1991. He performed an academic postdoc at Thomas Jefferson from 1991-1993 and an industrial postdoc at DuPont Merck Pharmaceutical Company from 1993-1997. He was an adjunct professor at St. Joseph’s University from 1997-1999. Dr. Coren was an Assistant professor at Southwestern Oklahoma State University from 1999-2002.