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Katrina Dipple, MD, PhD

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Katrina Dipple, MD, PhD

UCLA Physician Katrina Dipple, MD, PhD specializes in Pediatrics.
Specialty
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
A61420
Contact
(310) 825-5904 UCLA Craniofacial Clinic
(310) 206-6581 Genetics Clinic Phone
(310) 825-1997 Research Office
(310) 825-7967 Laboratory Phone
PRACTICE LOCATION

UCLA Children's Health Center
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 265
Los Angeles, CA 90095

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Clinical Genetics (M.D.), American Board of Medical Genetics, 2002, 2013
Clinical Biochemical Genetics, American Board of Medical Genetics, 2002, 2013
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Genetics, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 1998 - 2001
Residency
Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 1996 - 1998
Internship
Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 1995 - 1996
Degree
MD, PhD, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1995
CLINICAL INTEREST
Craniofacial
AFFILIATION
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Additional Information

Katrina M. Dipple, MD, PhD has always been interested in biochemistry and medicine. She has a BS in Biochemistry from Indiana University in Bloomington. During her undergraduate education she became interested in genetics and decided to go to graduate school. Dr. Dipple did a combined MD/PhD degree at Indiana University School of Medicine. Her PhD is in biochemistry and molecular biology. After finishing graduate school, she came to UCLA for a pediatric residency and postdoctoral fellowship in Genetics.

Her career has focused on combining basic research and clinical work. Since joining the faculty, her work has focused on understanding the complexity of genetic disorders including the role of fat metabolism in type 2 diabetes mellitus.

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