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Barbara K. Burton, MD

Clinical and Community Trials

Research Interests

  • Phenylketonuria
  • Lysosomal Storage Disorder
  • Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Biography

  • Attending Physician, Genetics, Birth Defects, and Metabolism, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Professor of Pediatrics (Genetics, Birth Defects, and Metabolism), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Education and Background

  • Children's Memorial Hospital 1973-1977
  • MD, Northwestern University 1973

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Clinical and Community Trials

Research Interests

Genetics, Genomic Medicine, Metabolism (Inborn Errors of Metabolism), Gene Therapy, Biomarkers, RASopathies, Neurofibromatosis, Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Gene Discovery, Clinical Trials

Recent Publication

The 2019-2020 Dengue Fever Epidemic: Genomic Markers Indicating Severity in Dominican Republic Children.

Basic and Preclinical Science

Divakar S. Mithal, MD, PhD

Mithal (Divakar) Laboratory

Research Interests

Neuroscience, Mitochondrial Disease, Metabolism, Genetic, Neurocritical Care

Recent Publication

DEPDC5-dependent mTORC1 signaling mechanisms are critical for the anti-seizure effects of acute fasting.

Community, Population Health, and Outcomes

Research Interests

Developmental Origins of Childhood Metabolic Disease, Thyroid Cancer in Children and Adolescents, Epigenetics, Maternal/Fetal Nutrition and Metabolism

Recent Publication

Short-Term Complications After Total Thyroidectomy in Children.