The Genetics and Metabolism Section provides consultative inpatient services at Children's Hospital Colorado and affiliated hospitals, as well as regional outreach programs in genetics in Colorado, Wyoming, and Montana.
Clinics organized and staffed by this Section include the Genetics & Inherited Metabolic Diseases at Children's Hospital Colorado, the Neurocutaneous Clinic and Inherited Metabolic Diseases (IMD) Clinic.
The Section also participates in specialty clinics in neuromuscular disorders, tuberous sclerosis, skeletal dysplasia, growth, ophthalmology, cleft lip and palate, spina bifida, autism, as well as the Bill Daniels Center for Children’s Hearing at Children's Colorado.
Back row, left to right:
Curtis Couglin, Cindy Freehauf, David
Manchester, Janet Thomas
Front row, left to right: Peter Baker,
Gary Bellus, Carol Walton, Laurie
Missing: James Weisfeld-Adams,
Ellen Elias, Renata Gallagher,
Naomi Meeks, Margarita Saenz,
Johan Van Hove
Clinical laboratory services are available in diagnostic cytogenetics, molecular genetics, and biochemical genetics.
Biochemical Genetics Lab
Front Row, left to right: Leah Venturoni, Marissa Hawkins, Lisa Schlichting
Back Row, left to right: Michael Woontner, Robert Binard, Stephen Goodman, Cheryl Peck
Molecular Genetics Lab
Front Row, left to right: Yong Shi, Leroy Montano, Elaine Spector, Geralyn Creandon-Swindell
Back Row, left to right: Catherine Wren, Steven Sperber, Samantha Reno, Haixue Gan
Missing: Daniela Harstern, Naomi Meeks, Kathryn Kronquist
Left to right: Michael Swanson,
Johan Van Hove, Marisa Freidrich