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Angela Sun, MD

Angela Sun, MD

Biochemical Genetics, Genetics

On staff since August 2012

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Recommendations

  • Lexie Wenatchee WA 06.13.13

    Dr. Sun is very knowledgeable and thorough. She doesn’t let things slip through the cracks. She seems to really care about her patients. We are so blessed to have been able to work with her.

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics
Medical Biochemical Genetics
Clinical Genetics (MD)

Medical/Professional School

Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis

Residency

Pediatrics, University of California - Irvine, Irvine

Fellowship

Medical Genetics, University of California - Los Angeles, Los Angeles
Medical Biochemical Genetics, University of California - Los Angeles, Los Angeles

Clinical Interests

Inborn errors of metabolism, neurometabolic disorders

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Medical Genetics Institute Sports Spectacular Endowed Fellow Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 2011
Leo G. Rigler Award for outstanding academic achievement Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 2011
Alice and Y.T. Chen Scholarship ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting 2011
Genzyme Biochemical Genetics training grant Genzyme 2011 - 2012

Publications

  • Sun A, Lam C, Wong DA
    Expanded newborn screening for inborn errors of metabolism: overview and outcomes.
    Advances in pediatrics , 2012 : 59(1)209-45
  • Sun A, Hopwood JJ, Thompson J, Cederbaum SD
    Combined Hurler and Sanfilippo syndrome in a sibling pair.
    Molecular genetics and metabolism , 2011 June : 103(2)135-7
  • Angela Sun, MD
    Cystic Diseases of the Kidney
    Principles and Practice of Medical Genetics

Presentations

Presentations Title Event Location Date
Zellweger syndrome case presentation and review of Peroxisome Biogenesis Disorders Seattle Childrens Hospital Inborn Errors of Metabolism Conference Seattle, WA Feb. 6, 2013
Pompe Disease in Washington State: Clinical Experience and Mutation Update ACMG Clinical Genetics Meeting 2013 Phoenix, AZ 2013
An Unusual Presentation of Glutaric Acidemia Type II Seattle Childrens Hospital Inborn Errors of Metabolism Conference Seattle, WA Sept. 5, 2012
Pulmonary Function and Exercise Intolerance in Boys with Fabry Disease 8th Annual WORLD Symposium 2012 San Diego, CA 2012
Retinitis Pigmentosa, a Previously Unreported Finding in Glutaric Acidemia Type II 35th Annual Society of Inherited Metabolic Disease Meeting, 2012 Charlotte, North Carolina 2012
Genetic and Metabolic Causes of Neonatal Seizures Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics case conference Los Angeles, CA Nov. 3, 2011
Compartment Syndrome: a Rare Complication of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Type IV Western Society of Pediatric Research, 2011 2011
Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome in an Extended Pedigree David W. Smith Workshop on Malformations and Morphogenesis, 2011 Lake Arrowhead, CA 2011
Genomic Imprinting Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics case conference Los Angeles, CA June 8, 2010

Research Funding

Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
Evaluating long-term safety and clinical outcomes of intrathecal Idursulfase-IT in pediatric patients with Hunter syndrome and cognitive impairment Shire Study HGT-HIT-046