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Dr. Elizabeth Sellars is Section Chief of Genetics and Metabolism at Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH). She is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics & Metabolism at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and ACH. She is the medical director of the INSTEP clinic for children with differences in sexual differentiation and development. She is a co-medical director for the Neurofibromatosis clinic. She is a co-director of the UAMS Genetic Counseling program. She is the medical director of the Arkansas Reproductive Health Monitoring System for birth defect tracking in Arkansas.
Dr. Sellars received a B.S. in Biology from Davidson College in North Carolina in 2002 and earned her medical degree from UAMS in 2007. She completed a combined residency in pediatrics and genetics from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in 2012. She is dual board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and The American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics. Dr. Sellars is a Fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics as well as American Academy of Pediatrics.
Primary Clinical Interests: General Genetics, Disorders of Sexual Differentiation, Neurofibromatosis, Pediatric Hereditary Cancer.
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