Pediatric Genetics and Metabolism Faculty

Dr. Ralph DeBerardinis

Ralph DeBerardinis, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor, Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern, Eugene McDermott Center for Human Growth and Development, Pediatrics
  • Division Chief
  • Joel B. Steinberg, M.D. Chair in Pediatrics; Sowell Family Scholar in Medical Research
  • Interests: Metabolism; mitochondrial disorders; newborn screening; cancer; genetic disorders in children; inborn errors of metabolism
Dr. Garrett Gotway

Garrett Gotway, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Dr. Rachel Lombardo

Rachel Lombardo, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Interests: Application of genetic testing in cerebral palsy; congenital heart disease, arrhythmia, and mutation in PHOX2B; genetic sequencing in congenital diarrheal disorders and very early onset inflammatory bowel disease; phenotype-genotype relationship congenital central hypoventilation syndrome; skeletal dysplasia
Dr. Angela Scheuerle

Angela E. Scheuerle, M.D.

  • Professor
  • Interests: Public health genetics and birth defect surveillance; syndrome definition; teratogenic risks of prescription medication/drug safety
Dr. Luis Umana

Luis A. Umana, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Interests: Newborn screening; management of inborn errors of metabolism; diagnosis and management of inherited genetic disorders