The Center for Genetic Muscle Disorders is staffed by an interdisciplinary team of professionals with extensive experience in the care of children and adults with disabilities, as well as clinicians and basic scientists who have dedicated their careers to understanding the biology of muscle disorders and discovering better treatments:

Clinical:

Kathryn Wagner's headshot

Kathryn Wagner
,
MD, PhD

Director and Neurologist
Doris Leung's headshot

Doris Leung
,
MD, PhD

Neurologist

Jessica Nance
,
MD

Pediatric Neurologist
Matthew Elrick's headshot

Matthew Elrick
,
MD

Pediatric Neurologist
Andreas S. Barth's headshot

Andreas S. Barth
,
MD

Adult Cardiologist
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William Reid Thompson III
,
MD, PhD

Pediatric Cardiologist
Rebecca Dezube's headshot

Rebecca Dezube
,
MD

Adult Pulmonologist
Sharon McGrath-Morrow's headshot

Sharon McGrath-Morrow
,
MD

Pediatric Pulmonologist
Janet Crane's headshot

Janet L. Crane
,
MD

Pediatric Endocrinologist
Julie Cohen's headshot

Julie Cohen
,
ScM

Genetic Counselor
Andrea Jaworek's headshot

Andrea Jaworek
,
PT, DPT, CLT

Physical Therapist
Nikia Stinson's headshot

Nikia Stinson
,
PT, DPT

Physical Therapist
Kiley Morgart's headshot

Kiley Morgart
,
LCSW-C

Social Worker
Jennifer Mosier's headshot

Jennifer Mosier
,
MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist
Susan Schiaffino's headshot

Susan Schiaffino
,
MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Michael Munchel
,
BSN

Clinical and Research Nurse
M. Angela Lasseth's headshot

M. Angela Lasseth

Clinic Coordinator

Clinical Research:

Genila Bibat's headshot

Genila Bibat
,
MD

Research Associate
Shivali Gupta's headshot

Shivali Gupta

Clinical Research Coordinator
Arjun Ramesh's headshot

Arjun Ramesh

Clinical Research Coordinator
Mary Yep's headshot

Mary Yep

Clinical Research Coordinator

Laboratory Research:

Aaron Black's headshot

Aaron Black
,
PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Sunny Congshan Sun's headshot

Sunny Congshan Sun
,
PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Yazmin Gonzalez's headshot

Yazmin Gonzalez
,
PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Hannah Pulcastro's headshot

Hannah Pulcastro

Research Technician
Carlo Serra's headshot

Carlo Serra
,
PhD

Research Associate