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Murugu Manickam

Murugu Manickam

Professor, Ohio State University College of Medicine
Murugu Manickam, MD, FACMG, is a clinical geneticist/genomicist at Nationwide Children's Hospital as a Professor of Clinical Medicine with a joint appointment at the Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University Medical Center Dr. Manickam received his medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, completed a residency in internal medicine-pediatrics at Case Western/MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland and completed a fellowship in clinical genetics at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He is board certified in internal medicine and clinical genetics and received an MPH from UNC-Chapel Hill. His specialty clinical interests are Down Syndrome and Neurofibromatosis. Additionally he is a national expert in the use of exome/genome testing including secondary findings. Other areas of interest are the societal and ethical considerations of genetic testing and health disparities with genetics. He has been an invited lecturer and moderator at national and international meetings on the genetics and genomics.