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Marwan Shinawi, MD

Current Position
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Genetics and Genomic Medicine

Specialty Areas
Genetics - Pediatric

Patients Seen At
St Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place, Suite D, 2nd Floor
St. Louis, MO  63110
Fax:   314-454-2075
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Additional Languages Spoken

Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics, CB 8116
660 South Euclid Ave
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
genetic counseling, birth defects, screening for newborns, inborn metabolic diseases, genetic syndromes, familial cancer syndromes, chromosomal abnormalities, autism spectrum disorders, cytogenetic abnormalities, microarray technology, and metabolic conditions, skeletal dysplasia

Board Certification
Clinical Genetics -- Certified
Medical Biochemical Genetics -- Certified

Medical Education
BS (Biology): The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel,, 1989
Medical School: Technion-Faculty of Medicine,Israel, 1996
Residency: Pediatrics, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel,, 2000
Residency: Clinical Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2005
Fellowship: Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2005
Hospital Affiliations
St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO

Selected or Recent Journal Articles
Miller NB, Beigelman A, Utterson E, Shinawi M. Transient Massive Trimethylaminuria Associated with Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome. JIMD Rep. 2013 Jul 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Perlman SJ, Kulkarni S, Manwaring L, Shinawi M. Haploinsufficiency of ZNF238 is associated with corpus callosum abnormalities in 1q44 deletions. Am J Med Genet A. 2013 Apr;161(4):711-6.

Al-Kateb H, Shimony JS, Vineyard M, Manwaring L, Kulkarni S, Shinawi M. NR2F1 haploinsufficiency is associated with optic atrophy, dysmorphism and global developmental delay. Am J Med Genet A. 2013 Feb;161A(2):377-81.

Mills KI, Anderson J, Levy PT, Cole FS, Silva JN, Kulkarni S, Shinawi M. Duplication of 20p12.3 associated with familial Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2013 Jan;161A(1):137-44.

Schroer RJ, Beaudet AL, Shinawi M, Sahoo T, Patel A, Sun Q, Skinner C, Stevenson RE. Duplication of OCRL and adjacent genes associated with autism but not Lowe syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2012 Oct;158A(10):2602-5.

Anyaegbu E, Goodman M, Ahn SY, Thangarajh M, Wong M, Shinawi M. Acute intermittent porphyria: a diagnostic challenge. J Child Neurol. 2012 Jul;27(7):917-21.

Berk DR, Armstrong NL, Shinawi M, Whelan AJ. ADULT syndrome due to an R243W mutation in TP63. Int J Dermatol. 2012 Jun;51(6):693-6.

Celestino-Soper PB, Violante S, Crawford EL, Luo R, Lionel AC, Delaby E, Cai G, Sadikovic B, Lee K, Lo C, Gao K, Person RE, Moss TJ, German JR, Huang N, Shinawi M, Treadwell-Deering D, Szatmari P, Roberts W, Fernandez B, Schroer RJ, Stevenson RE, Buxbaum JD, Betancur C, Scherer SW, Sanders SJ, Geschwind DH, Sutcliffe JS, Hurles ME, Wanders RJ, Shaw CA, Leal SM, Cook EH Jr, Goin-Kochel RP, Vaz FM, Beaudet AL. A common X-linked inborn error of carnitine biosynthesis may be a risk factor for nondysmorphic autism. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 May 22;109(21):7974-81.

Stankiewicz P, Kulkarni S, Dharmadhikari AV, Sampath S, Bhatt SS, Shaikh TH, Xia Z, Pursley AN, Cooper ML, Shinawi M, Paciorkowski AR, Grange DK, Noetzel MJ, Saunders S, Simons P, Summar M, Lee B, Scaglia F, Fellmann F, Martinet D, Beckmann JS, Asamoah A, Platky K, Sparks S, Martin AS, Madan-Khetarpal S, Hoover J, Medne L, Bonnemann CG, Moeschler JB, Vallee SE, Parikh S, Irwin P, Dalzell VP, Smith WE, Banks VC, Flannery DB, Lovell CM, Bellus GA, Golden-Grant K, Gorski JL, Kussmann JL, McGregor TL, Hamid R, Pfotenhauer J, Ballif BC, Shaw CA, Kang SH, Bacino CA, Patel A, Rosenfeld JA, Cheung SW, Shaffer LG. Recurrent deletions and reciprocal duplications of 10q11.21q11.23 including CHAT and SLC18A3 are likely mediated by complex low-copy repeats. Hum Mutat. 2012 Jan;33(1):165-79.

Oladipo O, Rosenblatt DS, Watkins D, Miousse IR, Sprietsma L, Dietzen DJ, Shinawi M. Cobalamin F disease detected by newborn screening and follow-up on a 14-year-old patient. Pediatrics. 2011 Dec;128(6):e1636-40.

Shinawi M, Dietzen DJ, White FV, Sprietsma L, Weymann A. Early-onset hepatic fibrosis in lysinuric protein intolerance. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2011 Dec;53(6):695-8.

Jalil Ur Rehman, Shinawi M, Aslam M, Kelta M. Acute myeloid leukemia post-allogeneic peripheral stem cell transplant with gastric chloroma. Ann Saudi Med. 2011 Nov-Dec;31(6):658-60.

Schaaf CP, Koster J, Katsonis P, Kratz L, Shchelochkov OA, Scaglia F, Kelley RI, Lichtarge O, Waterham HR, Shinawi M. Desmosterolosis-phenotypic and molecular characterization of a third case and review of the literature. Am J Med Genet A. 2011 Jul;155A(7):1597-604.

Shinawi M, Sahoo T, Maranda B, Skinner SA, Skinner C, Chinault C, Zascavage R, Peters SU, Patel A, Stevenson RE, Beaudet AL. 11p14.1 microdeletions associated with ADHD, autism, developmental delay, and obesity. Am J Med Genet A. 2011 Jun;155A(6):1272-80.

Liu P, Erez A, Nagamani SC, Bi W, Carvalho CM, Simmons AD, Wiszniewska J, Fang P, Eng PA, Cooper ML, Sutton VR, Roeder ER, Bodensteiner JB, Delgado MR, Prakash SK, Belmont JW, Stankiewicz P, Berg JS, Shinawi M, Patel A, Cheung SW, Lupski JR. Copy number gain at Xp22.31 includes complex duplication rearrangements and recurrent triplications. Hum Mol Genet. 2011 May 15;20(10):1975-88.

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