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Katherine A. Rauen, M.D., Ph.D. View profile as PDF

Katherine A. Rauen

Title:

Chief, Division of Genomic Medicine
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Albert Holmes Rowe Endowed Chair in Human Genetics II

Specialty:

Genomics, Genetics, RASopathies

Department:

Division:

Genomic Medicine

Address/Phone:

UC Davis MIND Institute
2825 50th St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Additional Phone:

Phone: 916-703-0204
Clinic Fax: 916-703-0235
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Education:

M.D., UC Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine CA 1995
Ph.D., Genetics, UC Davis, Davis CA 1992
B.S. Biology, California State University, Bakersfield, Bakersfield CA 1981
M.S. Physiology, UC Davis, Davis CA 1985

Residency:

Pediatrics, UC San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco CA 1995-1997

Fellowships:

Medical Genetics, UC San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco CA 1997-2000

Board Certifications:

American Board of Medical Genetics,
American Board of Pediatrics,

Select Honors and Awards:

Gustave D. Suffin, M.D. Award, Outstanding Senior in Clinical Medicine, UC Irvine, 1995

CFC International Achievement Award for Gene Discovery, 2006

Costello Syndrome Family Network Award of Dedication, 2007

CFC International Award of Service, 2007

NF Inc Go the Extra Mile Award, 2009

Award of Appreciation - Children?s Tumor Foundation, 2010

Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, 2013

Global Genes RARE Champion of Hope ? Science, 2014

Select Recent Publications:

Rodriguez-Viciana P, O Tetsu, AL Estep, WE Tidyman, BA Conger, M Santa Cruz, F McCormick, KA Rauen. 2006. Germline mutations in genes within the MAPK cascade causecardio-facio-cutaneous syndrome. Science. 311(5765):1287-90. Epub 2006 Jan 26

Tidyman WE, HS Lee, KA Rauen. Skeletal muscle pathology in Costello and cardiofacio-cutaneous syndromes: Developmental consequences of germline Ras/MAPK activation on myogenesis. American Journal of Medical Genetics. 2011;157(2):104-14.

Pierpont MEM, PL Magoulas, S Adi, MI Kavamura, G Neri, J Noonan, El Pierpont, K Reinker, A Roberts, S Shankar, J Sullivan, M Woldford, B Conger, M Santa Cruz, KA Rauen. Journal of Pediatrics. 2014; Oct;134(4):e1149-62.

KA Rauen. The RASopathies.  Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics. 2013; 14:355-69.

To see if Katherine A. Rauen is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).