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Andrew Edmondson, MD, PhD
Andrew C. Edmondson
Attending Physician

Dr. Edmondson is an attending physician with the Metabolic Disease Program and the Division of Human Genetics at CHOP, and an assistant professor of Pediatrics in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. His research focuses on the study of glycosylation in the brain.



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Education and Training

BS, Brigham Young University (Microbiology and Russian, Minors in Molecular Biology and Chemistry, University Honors), 2004

MD/PhD, University Of Pennsylvania (Cell And Molecular Biology), 2013

Residency, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatrics/Genetics)

Fellowship, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (Clinical Biochemical Genetics)

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics, 2013-

American Board of Pediatrics, Diplomate, 2017-

American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics, Clinical Genetics and Genomics, Diplomate, 2017

Professional Awards

2016, Scholarship, Society for Inherited Metabolic Diseases, North American Metabolic Academy

2012, George W. Householder, III Memorial Prize for original and meritorious work in the area of basic or clinical cardiovascular research, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

2011, Tom Kadesch Prize in Genetic Research, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Genetics

2009, Finalist, Trainee Award in Pre-doctoral–Translational Research, American Society of Human Genetic

2009, Holmes Award for Bench Research, University of Pennsylvania Department of Medicine

2008-2011, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (F30 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Predoctoral MD/PhD Fellows)

2008, American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship, Great Rivers Affiliate

2008, Workshop for Clinical Investigators on the Genetics of Complex Disorders, Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT

2004, Magna Cum Laude, Brigham Young University

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