Lois J. Starr, M.D., PhD

My Medical Specialty: Genetics
female | Speaks: English


Dr. Lois J. Starr is a Clinical Geneticist and Associate Professor of Pediatrics. She serves as the Program Director for the Medical Genetics Fellowship and is the Medical Director for the Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation. She is board certified in Pediatrics, Clinical Genetics, and Clinical Cytogenetics and Genomics. Dr. Starr received her medical degree, pediatrics residency training, clinical genetics and clinical cytogenetics and genomics fellowship training, and PhD from the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

Dr. Starr is interested in rare disorders in general and is involved with education of medical students, residents, and learners from a variety of programs. She provides expertise to specialty clinics including craniofacial/craniosynostosis, cardiovascular, and outreach clinics across the state of Nebraska.

Research Projects & Interests

Myhre syndrome
Professional Advisory Board Member
Rare Disorders in General

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Board Certification

Clinical Cytogenetics
Clinical Genetics


Doctorate: Clinical Translational Research Scholars Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Fellowship: Clinical Cytogenetics and Genomics, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Fellowship: Clinical Genetics, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Residency: Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center/Children’s Hospital and Medical Center/Creighton University Medical Center-Program, Omaha NE 2010

Medical School: University of Nebraska Medical Center

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Children’s Nebraska Specialty Pediatric Center

111 N. 84th St.
Omaha, NE 68114

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