Joel M. Charrow, MD

Head, Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism; Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Special Interests

​Skeletal dysplasia, birth defects, dwarfism, Gaucher, Fabry and Pompe disease (lysosomal storage disorders), metabolic disorders, neurofibromatosis, Tay-Sachs Disease

Research Interests

Tay-Sachs disease; natural history of genetic disorders; neurofibromatosis-1; Gaucher disease; lysosomal storage diseases

Biographical Information

Medical School

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, 1976

Postgraduate Training

Fellowship in genetics, Children's Memorial Hospital, 1979-1981; Residency in pediatrics, Children's Memorial Hospital, 1976-1979


Board certified in: Medical Genetics, Clinical Genetics, General Pediatrics, Clinical Biochemical Genetics

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