Neal Sondheimer, MD, PhD

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  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL


    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    American Board of Medical Genetics/Biochemical Genetics
    American Board of Medical Genetics/Clinical Genetics
    American Board of Pediatrics

    Graduate Degree

    PhD — University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications


    Falk MJ, Sondheimer N. Mitochondrial genetic diseases. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2010 Nov 1. [Epub ahead of print] Read abstract.

    Sondheimer N, Fang JK, Polyak E, Falk MJ, Avadhani NG. Leucine-rich pentatricopeptide-repeat containing protein regulates mitochondrial transcription. Biochemistry. 2010 Sep 7;49(35):7467-73. Read abstract.