Wendy Raskind, MD, PhD

Personal Statement

​I am a Board certified Internist with subspecialty training in Medical Genetics. I see patients and supervise trainees in the Genetic Medicine Clinic in the CHDD at the UWMC. I study the genetics and pathogenesis of neurobehavioral disorders.

Education

Medical Genetics, University of Washington, 1981-1983
Internal Medicine, University of Washington Medical Center, 1978-1981
PhD, Department of Genetics, University of Washington, 1970-1977
MD, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1972-1978
BA, Mathematics, Brown University, 1960-1964

Department Affiliations

Recent Publications

Mutations in protein kinase Cγ promote spinocerebellar ataxia type 14 by impairing kinase autoinhibition.
(2022 Sep 27)
Sci Signal 15(753): eabk1147
Pilo CA, Baffi TR, Kornev AP, Kunkel MT, Malfavon M, Chen DH, Rossitto LA, Chen DX, Huang LC, Longman C, Kannan N, Raskind WH, Gonzalez DJ, Taylor SS, Gorrie G, Newton AC

Reduced gene dosage is a common mechanism of neuropathologies caused by ATP6AP2 splicing mutations.
(2022 Aug)
Parkinsonism Relat Disord 101(): 31-38
Edelman WC, Kiianitsa K, Virmani T, Martinez RA, Young JE, Keene CD, Bird TD, Raskind WH, Korvatska O

Novel TREM2 splicing isoform that lacks the V-set immunoglobulin domain is abundant in the human brain.
(2021 Nov)
J Leukoc Biol 110(5): 829-837
Kiianitsa K, Kurtz I, Beeman N, Matsushita M, Chien WM, Raskind WH, Korvatska O

Familial Idiopathic Basal Ganglia Calcification: A Father-Son Dyad Demonstrate Heterogeneity of Presentation and Disease Progression.
(2022 Jan 17)
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 37(1): 217-225
Zahniser E, Bird TD, Chen DH, Hu SC, Raskind WH, Trittschuh EH

SAMD9L Ataxia-Pancytopenia Syndrome.
(1993)

Adam MP, Everman DB, Mirzaa GM, Pagon RA, Wallace SE, Bean LJH, Gripp KW, Amemiya A, Raskind WH, Chen DH, Bird T

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