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Cynthia Curry

Cynthia Curry

Medical Director Genetic Medicine, Stanford
Dr Cynthia Curry is Professor of Pediatrics, Emerita, at the University of California, San Francisco, and an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Stanford University. She is a graduate of Mt Holyoke College and Yale University School of Medicine. Her pediatric residencies were at the University of Washington and University of Minnesota and her clinical genetics training at UCSF. She developed the clinical genetics program, prenatal diagnosis and a cytogenetics laboratory at Valley Children's Hospital in Madera, Ca and currently serves as medical director of clinical genetics, prenatal diagnosis and cancer genetics at Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno, Ca. Research interests in dysmorphology and clinical genetics have evolved along with advances in the field, including fetal and neonatal syndrome delineation and description of microarray and single gene defects in over 150 publications. She has worked with the California Birth Defects Monitoring program for over 3 decades. She is co- author of Genetic Consultations in the Newborn published by Oxford University Press in 2019. She has been active in multiple committees of ACMG since its inception including chairing "curbstone consults"for several years. She was secretary/treasurer and, later, president of the Western Society for Pediatric Research. She has served on the boards of the American Board of Medical Genetics and the American Society of Human Genetics.