Kim Keppler-Noreuil, M.D., recently joined the Division of Genetics and Metabolism, Rare Disease Institute at Children’s National Hospital as professor of pediatrics after her tenure at the National Human Genome Research Institute/National Institutes of Health as clinician associate investigator from 2012-2018.
Dr. Keppler-Noreuil completed her pediatric residency at the Arkansas Children’s Hospital, University of Arkansas for Medical Science, and her fellowship in medical genetics in the Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama. She was on faculty as professor of pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, clinical director of the Iowa Registry of Inherited and Congenital Defects, and program director of the Medical Genetics Residency Training Program up to 2012.
Dr. Keppler-Noreuil’s clinical and research interests include clinical characterization, genetic studies and therapeutic interventions of somatic overgrowth and vascular malformation disorders, including Proteus syndrome and PIK3CA-related overgrowth spectrum (PROS). In addition, her other areas of research include clinical delineation of multiple malformation syndromes, and studies of epidemiology and pathogenesis of birth defects, inherited and chromosomal disorders.