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Carlos E. Prada, MD

Carlos E. Prada, MD

Head, Genetics, Birth Defects and Metabolism; Valerie and George D. Kennedy Research Professorship in Human Molecular Genetics Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Genetics, Birth Defects, and Metabolism), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Languages: English, Spanish

Appointments & Referrals

1.800.543.7362 (1.800.KIDS DOC)

About Me

Dr. Prada is internationally regarded as an outstanding clinician, researcher, and mentor.

He received his medical degree at the Universidad Industrial de Santander in Bucaramanga, Colombia. He completed his residency in Pediatrics and Medical Genetics and fellowship in Clinical Biochemical Genetics at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. He also completed his postdoctoral fellowship in cancer genetics research at the University of California, San Diego.

Dr. Prada serves as the Director of the Center for Medical Genomics and Metabolism for the Cardiovascular Foundation of Colombia.

Education & Training

Education: Universidad Industrial de Santander, Bucaramanga, Colombia, 2003

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in clinical biochemical genetics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2011-2013; Residency in pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2006-2011; Fellowship in cancer genetics research , University of California - San Diego, 2003-2006

Board Certifications: Clinical biochemical genetics, clinical genetics, pediatrics

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