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.


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

A data-fusion approach to identifying developmental dyslexia from multi-omics datasets.
(2023 Feb 27)
Carrion J, Nandakumar R, Shi X, Gu H, Kim Y, Raskind WH, Peter B, Dinu V

Full-length isoform sequencing for resolving the molecular basis of Charcot-Marie-Tooth 2A.
(2023 Feb 7)
Stergachis AB, Blue EE, Gillentine MA, Wang LK, Schwarze U, Cortés AS, Ranchalis J, Allworth A, Bland AE, Chanprasert S, Chen J, Doherty D, Folta AB, Glass I, Horike-Pyne M, Huang AY, Khan AT, Leppig KA, Miller DE, Mirzaa G, Parhin A, Raskind W, Rosenthal EA, Sheppeard S, Strohbehn S, Sybert VP, Tran TT, Wener M, University of Washington Center for Mendelian Genomics (UW-CMG), Undiagnosed Diseases Network (UDN), Byers PH, Nelson SF, Bamshad MJ, Dipple KM, Jarvik GP, Hoppins S, Hisama FM

GATA1-Related Cytopenia.

Adam MP, Mirzaa GM, Pagon RA, Wallace SE, Bean LJH, Gripp KW, Amemiya A, Takasaki K, Kacena MA, Raskind WH, Weiss MJ, Chou ST

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

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