Elizabeth M. McCormick, MS, CGC

Elizabeth M. McCormick, MS, CGC

Elizabeth M. McCormick, MS, CGC, is a Certified Genetic Counselor and Research Coordinator in Mitochondrial Medicine at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Mitochondrial genetics
Locations: Main Campus
Phone: 267-426-4961

Email: mdccappts@email.chop.edu

Education and Training

Board Certification

Certified Genetic Counselor (CGC)

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Biology - Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

Graduate Degree

MS in Genetic Counseling - Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Certified Genetic Counselor

Research Coordinator, Mitochondrial Medicine

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2018

Muraresku CC, McCormick EM, Falk MJ. "Mitochondrial Disease: Advances in Clinical Diagnosis, Management, Therapeutic Development, and Preventative Strategies. Current Genetic Medicine Reports. 2018 May.

2016

Li D, Yuan H, Ortiz-Gonzalez XR, Marsh ED, Tian L, McCormick EM, Kosobucki GJ, Chen W, Schulien AJ, Chiavacci R, Tankovic A, Naase C, Brueckner F, von Stülpnagel-Steinbeis C, Hu C, Kusumoto H, Hedrich UB, Elsen G, Hörtnagel K, Aizenman E, Lemke JR, Hakonarson H, Traynelis SF, Falk MJ. GRIN2D Recurrent De Novo Dominant Mutation Causes a Severe Epileptic Encephalopathy Treatable with NMDA Receptor Channel Blockers. Am J Hum Genet. 2016 Oct 6;99(4):802-816.

Koene S, Hendriks JC, Dirks I, de Boer L, de Vries MC, Janssen MC, Smuts I, Fung CW, Wong VC, de Coo IR, Vill K, Stendel C, Klopstock T, Falk MJ, McCormick EM, McFarland R, de Groot IJ, Smeitink JA. International Paediatric Mitochondrial Disease Scale. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2016 Sep;39(5):705-12.

Madeo M, Stewart M, Sun Y, Sahir N, Wiethoff S, Chandrasekar I, Yarrow A, Rosenfeld JA, Yang Y, Cordeiro D, McCormick EM, Muraresku CC, Jepperson TN, McBeth LJ, Seidahmed MZ, El Khashab HY, Hamad M, Azzedine H, Clark K, Corrochano S, Wells S, Elting MW, Weiss MM, Burn S, Myers A, Landsverk M, Crotwell PL, Waisfisz Q, Wolf NI, Nolan PM, Padilla-Lopez S, Houlden H, Lifton R, Mane S, Singh BB, Falk MJ, Mercimek-Mahmutoglu S, Bilguvar K, Salih MA, Acevedo-Arozena A, Kruer MC. Loss-of-Function Mutations in FRRS1L Lead to an Epileptic-Dyskinetic Encephalopathy. Am J Hum Genet. 2016 Jun 2;98(6):1249-55.

Li D, Bhoj E, McCormick E, Wang F, Snyder J, Wang T, Zhao Y, Kim C, Chiavacci R, Tian L, Falk MJ, Hakonarson H. Early Infantile Epileptic Encephalopathy in an STXBP1 Patient with Lactic Acidemia and Normal Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Function. Case Rep Genet. 2016;2016:4140780.

Falk MJ, Gai X, Shigematsu M, Vilardo E, Takase R, McCormick E, Christian T, Place E, Pierce EA, Consugar M, Gamper HB, Rossmanith W, Hou YM.  A novel HSD17B10 mutation impairing the activities of the mitochondrial RNase P complex causes X-linked intractable epilepsy and neurodevelopmental regression. RNA Biol. 2016 May 3;13(5):477-85

2015

McCormick EM, Kenyon L, Falk MJ. Desmin common mutation is associated with multi-systemic disease manifestations and depletion of mitochondria and mitochondrial DNA. Front Genet. 2015 Jun 5;6:199.

Kruszka P, Li D, Harr MH, Wilson NR, Swarr D, McCormick EM, Chiavacci RM, Li M, Martinez AF, Hart RA, McDonald-McGinn DM, Deardorff MA, Falk MJ, Allanson JE, Hudson C, Johnson JP, Saadi I, Hakonarson H, Muenke M, Zackai EH. Mutations in SPECC1L, encoding sperm antigen with calponin homology and coiled-coil domains 1-like, are found in some cases of autosomal dominant Opitz G/BBB syndrome. J Med Genet. 2015 Feb;52(2):104-10.

2014

Falk MJ, Li D, Gai X, McCormick E, Place E, Lasorsa FM, Otieno FG, Hou C, Kim CE, Abdel-Magid N, Vazquez L, Mentch FD, Chiavacci R, Liang J, Liu X, Jiang H, Giannuzzi G, Marsh ED, Yiran G, Tian L, Palmieri F, Hakonarson H. AGC1 Deficiency Causes Infantile Epilepsy, Abnormal Myelination, and Reduced N-Acetylaspartate. JIMD Rep. 2014;14:77-85.