Marwan Shinawi, M.D.

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Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Genetics and Genomic Medicine
Program Director of Combined Pediatrics Genetics Residency Training Program
Program Director of Medical Biochemical Fellowship Training Program
Genetics and Genomic Medicine

phone: (314) 454-6093

Clinical Interests

I am a clinical genetic specialist. My focus is on genetic skeletal dysplasia and bone diseases, congenital malformation syndromes, chromosomal disorders, microarray analysis, whole exome sequencing, autistic spectrum disorders, metabolic disorders, newborn screen for inborn error of metabolism.


  • BS, Cum Laude , Hebrew University of Jerusalem1989
  • MD, Summa Cum Laude, Technion-Faculty of Medicine 1996


  • Residency, Rambam Medical Center1996 - 2000
  • Post Doc, Baylor College of Medicine2001 - 2002
  • Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine2003 - 2005

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2000 - PresIsraeli Board of Pediatrics
  • 2005 - 2009TX, Texas Medical License
  • 2005 - PresClinical Genetics (Recertification 2015)
  • 2009 - PresMO, Missouri State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts
  • 2009 - PresMedical Biochemical Genetics
  • 2020 - PresIL, Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

Honors and Awards

  • B.Sc. in Biology (Cum Laude)1990
  • Dean's Award in faculty of medicine1990
  • Dean's Award in faculty of medicine1991
  • Dean's Award in faculty of medicine1992
  • M.D. Diploma (Summa Cum Laude)1996
  • M.D. Thesis (Cum Laude)1996
  • Outstanding tutor of medical students in pediatrics1998
  • Board Examination in Pediatrics (Cum Laude)2000
  • Cure Autism Now Young Investigator Award2005 - 2007
  • The Simons Young Investigator Award at Columbia University2005 - 2007
  • K12 award-Child Health Research Center (Baylor College of Medicine)2007 - 2008

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