Jennifer M. Kalish, M.D., Ph.D.

Jennifer M. Kalish, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Attending Physician, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Genetics
Research Scientist, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Center for Childhood Cancer Research
Director , Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome Clinic, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Director, Program of Excellence in Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome, Orphan Disease Center, University of Pennsylvania

Contact Information

Division of Human Genetics
Center for Childhood Cancer Research
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
3501 Civic Center Blvd
Colket Translational Research Building, Rm 3028
Philadelphia, PA 19104-5157
Office: 215-590-1278
Lab: 267-426-5429
jmkalish@pennmedicine.upenn.edu
kalishj@email.chop.edu

Research Interest

Identification of Genetic and Epigenetic Factors That Contribute to the Increased Risk of Cancer in Children with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome. Unraveling Epigenetic Mosaicism in Patients with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome and Russell-Silver Syndrome. Improving Outcomes through the Use of Standardized Protocols for Surveillance in Children Predisposed to Cancer Identification of Genetic and Epigenetic Factors That Contribute to the Increased Risk of Cancer in Children with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome.