Joel Charrow, MD

Joel Charrow, MD

Clinical Practice Director, Genetics, Birth Defects and Metabolism; Attending Physician, Genetics, Birth Defects & Metabolism Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Director, Biochemical Genetics Laboratory

Language: English

Appointments & Referrals

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About Me

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

Education & Training

Education: MD - Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, 1976; BS - Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH, 1972

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

Board Certifications: Pediatrics, Clinical Genetics, Clinical Biochemical Genetics

Professional Organizations: American Academy of Pediatrics; Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders; American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics

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

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