Austin Larson, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Clinical Genetics and Metabolism

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Medical School:
  • MD, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University (2010)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, Dartmouth College (NH) (2005)
Internship:
  • University of Colorado (2011)
Residencies:
  • University of Colorado, Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD) (2015)
  • University of Colorado, Pediatrics (2013)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado, Medical Biochemical Genetics (2017)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-Clinical Genetics and Metabolism

Professional Titles

  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Clinical Genetics and Metabolism
  • Instructor

Research Interests

Clinical trials in mitochondrial disease and inherited metabolic diseases Natural history of mitochondrial diseases Impact of rapid genomic sequencing Novel gene discovery

Teaching

  • Lecturer (2016)
    School of Medicine, Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics
  • Lecturer (2015)
    Graduate School, Other
    Mitochondrial disease, inherited metabolic diseases; Genetic Counseling Graduate Program

Publications

  • Emrick LT, Rosenfeld JA, Lalani SR, Jain M, Desai NK, Larson A, Kripps K, Vanderver A, Taft RJ, Bluske K, Perry D, Nagakura H, Immken LL, Burrage LC, Bacino CA, Belmont JW, Network UD, Lee B. Microdeletions excluding YWHAE and PAFAH1B1 cause a unique leukoencephalopathy: further delineation of the 17p13.3 microdeletion spectrum. Genet Med. 2018 Dec 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30568308
  • Van Damme T, Pang X, Guillemyn B, Gulberti S, Syx D, De Rycke R, Kaye O, de Die-Smulders CEM, Pfundt R, Kariminejad A, Nampoothiri S, Pierquin G, Bulk S, Larson AA, Chatfield KC, Simon M, Legrand A, Gerard M, Symoens S, Fournel-Gigleux S, Malfait F. Biallelic B3GALT6 mutations cause spondylodysplastic Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. Hum Mol Genet. 2018 Oct 15;27(20):3475-3487. PubMed PMID: 29931299
  • Starr MC, Chang IJ, Finn LS, Sun A, Larson AA, Goebel J, Hanevold C, Thies J, Van Hove JLK, Hingorani SR, Lam C. COQ2 nephropathy: a treatable cause of nephrotic syndrome in children. Pediatr Nephrol. 2018 Jul;33(7):1257-1261. PubMed PMID: 29637272

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Medical Genetics, Member
  • American Society for Human Genetics, Member
  • Society for Inherited Metabolic Disease, Member
  • Mitochondrial Medicine Society, Member

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Care by Children's Hospital Colorado
151 W. County Line Rd
Littleton, CO 80129
720-777-1320

Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Medical Biochemical Genetics, Board Certification
  • Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD), Board Certification
  • Pediatrics, Board Certification
Conditions & Treatments
  • Genetic Conditions and Testing
Clinical Interests
Inherited metabolic diseases Mitochondrial diseases Genomic testing

Personal Interests
Cooking, reading, hiking

Public Speaking
Yes
Mitochondrial diseases, genomic testing, inherited metabolic diseases, newborn screening

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University (2010)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, Dartmouth College (NH) (2005)
Internships:
  • University of Colorado (2011)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado, Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD) (2015)
  • University of Colorado, Pediatrics (2013)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado, Medical Biochemical Genetics (2017)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-Clinical Genetics and Metabolism
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