Suneeta Madan-Khetarpal, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Clinical Director, Medical Genetics

Professional Affiliations/Society Memberships

  • American Medical Association 
  • American College of Medical Genetics 
  • American Society of Human Genetics 
  • National Marfan Foundation 

Major Lectureships and Seminars

  • “Dysmorphology Assessment for Ear, Nose, and Throat,” UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa., 2016 
  • “Introduction to Dysmorphology,” UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa., October 2016 
  • “A Day in Clinical Genetics,” immunology grand rounds, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa., November 2016 
  • HHT rounds speaker, UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa., 2016 
  • HHT rounds speaker, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa., 2016 

Education & Training

  • MD: Lady Hardinge Medical College Delhi, India
  • Residency: Safdarjang Hospital New Delhi, India
  • Residency: Lady Hardinge Medical College Delhi, India
  • Residency: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Newark, NJ
  • Fellowship: University of South Florida School of Medicine Tampa, FL
  • Fellowship: Albert Einstein College of Medicine Bronx, NY
  • Fellowship: Boston Medical Center Boston, MA

Research Interests

Dr. Madan-Khetarpal is a co-investigator on Dr. Vockley’s clinical trial projects. She also is a co-investigator on an R01 grant with Zsolt Urban of the Department of Human Genetics in the Graduate School of Public Health, examining genetic disorders of the extracellular matrix. She is a co-investigator on a grant with Judith Yanowitz of the Magee-Womens Research Institute, looking at the effects of the CHD7 genetic mutation. Dr. Madan-Khetarpal is collaborating with Drs. Cecilia Lo and Ashok Panigraphy on researching the genetic causes of congenital heart defects and brain–cilia defects. She also collaborates with Beth Roman on research regarding hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT). 

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