Dwi U. Kemaladewi, PhD

Dwi headshot.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Genetic and Genomic Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Scholar, Richard King Mellon Institute for Pediatric Research, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh


Graduate School:
2012 PhD, Human Genetics, Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands

2019 Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Research Interests

Dwi Kemaladewi, PhD, aspires to streamline the translation of cutting-edge genetic technology and knowledge among rare diseases with unmet therapeutic needs, including congenital muscular dystrophy and Snyder-Robinson syndrome. She leads an active, collaborative, and multicultural research group, embedded within the Division of Genetic and Genomic Medicine at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. As an early-career investigator, she has received a prestigious National Institutes of Health Director's New Innovator Award, part of the High-Risk/High-Reward Research Program, for her outside-the-box thinking and trailblazing idea in translational genetics.

View Dr. Kemaladewi’s full list of publications from PubMed.
View Dr. Kemaladewi’s lab website.