Hilary Vernon, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University and at the Kennedy Krieger Institute; Director, Barth Syndrome Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
Dr. Vernon’s research interests include understanding intermediary metabolism in Barth syndrome and in disorders of branch chain amino acid metabolism. Dr. Vernon is the director of the Mitochondrial Medicine Center at Johns Hopkins Hospital and the Barth Syndrome Interdisciplinary Clinic at the Kennedy Krieger Institute. She is also the co-director of the Department of Genetic Medicine Clinical Trials Unit at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Dr. Vernon received her MD and PhD from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA. She completed residencies in Genetics and Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University, and a fellowship in Clinical Laboratory Biochemical Genetics at Johns Hopkins University. She is board certified in Pediatrics, Clinical Genetics, and Clinical Laboratory Biochemical Genetics.