Chitra Prasad

Genetics & Development Dr. Chitra Prasad


Scientist, Division of Genetics & Development, Children’s Health Research Institute
Director and Medical Geneticist, The Metabolic Clinic in the Medical Genetics Program, London Health Sciences Centre
Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

Awards & Grants

Awards & Grants

Funding in support of The Incidence of Medium Chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency in Canada using the Canadian Paediatric Surveillance Program – Awarded by Lawson Health Research Institute

Recent Publications


9 year old girl with progressive weakness
Seemann N, Campbell C, Hammond R, Prasad C
Brain Pathol. 2010 Jan; 20(1):255-6

Ataxia-telangiectasia: atypical presentation and toxicity of cancer treatment
Yanofsky RA, Seshia SS, Dawson AJ, Stobart K, Greenberg CR, Booth FA, Prasad C, Del Bigio MR, Wrogemann JJ, Fike F, Gatti RA
Can J Neurol Sci. 2009 Jul; 36(4):462-7

Agenesis of the corpus callosum and cerebral anomalies in inborn errors of metabolism
Prasad AN, Bunzeluk K, Prasad C, Chodirker BN, Magnus KG, Greenberg CR
Congenit Anom (Kyoto). 2007 Dec; 47(4):125-35

Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) secondary to cobalamin C (cblC) disorder
Sharma AP, Greenberg CR, Prasad AN, Prasad C
Pediatr Nephrol. 2007 Dec; 22(12):2097-103

CHARGE syndrome
Blake KD, Prasad C
Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2006 Sep 7; 1:34

Congenital indifference to pain and deletion of chromosome 10q-: new association
Joshi C, Dawson AJ, Sanders SR, Prasad C
J Child Neurol. 2006 Feb; 21(2):174-7

The floppy infant: retrospective analysis of clinical experience (1990-2000) in a tertiary care facility
Birdi K, Prasad AN, Prasad C, Chodirker B, Chudley AE
J Child Neurol. 2005 Oct; 20(10):803-8

An epidemiological analysis of CHARGE syndrome: preliminary results from a Canadian study
Issekutz KA, Graham JM Jr, Prasad C, Smith IM, Blake KD
Am J Med Genet A. 2005 Mar 15; 133A(3):309-17

CHARGE syndrome from birth to adulthood: an individual reported on from 0 to 33 years
Searle LC, Graham JM Jr, Prasad C, Blake KD
Am J Med Genet A. 2005 Mar 15; 133A(3):344-9

Additional publications



Phone: (519) 685-8500, x58140
Fax: (519) 685-8214
Email: chitra [dot] prasad [at] lhsc [dot] on [dot] ca
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