Katherine Abell  abell_k@wustl.edu

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  • BA, St. Olaf College2011
  • MD, University of Mississippi Medical Center2015


  • Resident physician, St. Louis Children's Hospital2015 - 2018
  • Fellow physician, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center2018 - 2020

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2018 - PresOH, State Medical License
  • 2018 - PresAmerican Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Beta Kappa Member2011
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society Member2014
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Member2015

Recent Publications view all (7)

  1. Prenatal diagnosis of Proteus syndrome: Diagnosis of an AKT1 mutation from amniocytes Birth Defects Res. 2020. doi:10.1002/bdr2.1801  PMID:32935482 
  2. Case Report: Is Catatonia a Clinical Feature of the Natural Progression of NLGN2-Related Neurodevelopmental Disorder? J Autism Dev Disord. 2020. PMID:32405903 
  3. XY Gonadal Dysgenesis in a Phenotypic Female Identified by Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing Pediatrics. 2020. 
  4. Update on newborn screening and therapy for congenital hypothyroidism American Academy of Pediatics. 2019. 
  5. Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders and assessment of maxillary and mandibular arc measurements. Am J Med Genet A. 2016;170(7):1763-71. PMID:27253440 
  6. Non-tender pre-auricular nodule and papules Journal of American Academy of Dermatology: Images in Dermatology. . 2015;37(1):e3-e4. 
  7. Gastric dysmotility and low serum vitamin D levels in patients with gastroparesis. Horm Metab Res. 2013;45(1):47-53. PMCID:PMC5089061  PMID:22956309 
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