Shawn McCandless, MD
Visiting Professor, Pediatrics-Clinical Genetics and Metabolism


  • McCandless SE. Answering a Question Older Than Most Pediatricians: What to Do About Duarte Variant Galactosemia. Pediatrics. 2019 Jan;143(1). PubMed PMID: 30593448
  • Ah Mew N, Cnaan A, McCarter R, Choi H, Glass P, Rice K, Scavo L, Gillespie CW, Diaz GA, Berry GT, Wong D, Konczal L, McCandless SE, Coughlin Ii CR, Weisfeld-Adams JD, Ficicioglu C, Yudkoff M, Enns GM, Lichter-Konecki U, Gallagher R, Tuchman M. Conducting an investigator-initiated randomized double-blinded intervention trial in acute decompensation of inborn errors of metabolism: Lessons from the N-Carbamylglutamate Consortium. Transl Sci Rare Dis. 2018 Dec 20;3(3-4):157-170. PubMed PMID: 30613471
  • Tsai JH, Scheimann AO, McCandless SE, Strong TV, Bridges JFP. Caregiver priorities for endpoints to evaluate treatments for Prader-Willi syndrome: a best-worst scaling. J Med Econ. 2018 Dec;21(12):1230-1237. PubMed PMID: 30256699
  • Berry SA, Vockley J, Vinks AA, Dong M, Diaz GA, McCandless SE, Smith WE, Harding CO, Zori R, Ficicioglu C, Lichter-Konecki U, Perdok R, Robinson B, Holt RJ, Longo N. Pharmacokinetics of glycerol phenylbutyrate in pediatric patients 2?months to 2?years of age with urea cycle disorders. Mol Genet Metab. 2018 Nov;125(3):251-257. PubMed PMID: 30217721
  • Schillaci LP, DeBrosse SD, McCandless SE. Inborn Errors of Metabolism with Acidosis: Organic Acidemias and Defects of Pyruvate and Ketone Body Metabolism. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2018 Apr;65(2):209-230. PubMed PMID: 29502910

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045

Specialty Information

  • Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD), Board Certification

General Information

Department: Pediatrics-Clinical Genetics and Metabolism