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

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania

Research Scientist, Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Attending Physician, Division of Human Genetics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Faculty Webpages

http://www.chop.edu/pages/beckwith-wiedemann-syndrome-research

https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g275/p8169557

Lab Webpages

http://www.chop.edu/cccr/labs/jennifer-kalish-laboratory

Contact Information

Division of Human Genetics
Center for Childhood Cancer Research
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Colket Translational Research Building, Rm 3028
3501 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104-5157

Office: 215-590-1278

Lab: 267-426-5429
jmkalish@pennmedicine.upenn.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