Shibani Kanungo, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Program in Medical Ethics, Humanities, and Law
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Dr. Shibani Kanungo MD, MPH, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. She is Board Certified in Pediatrics and Medical Biochemical Genetics. She is employed with Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine. She is a Medical Biochemical (Metabolic) Geneticist and a Pediatrician. She earned her MD from the Moscow Medical Academy in June 1994. She completed her Masters in Public Health majoring in Maternal and Child Health at University of Illinois at Chicago in December 1999. She completed her residency in Pediatrics from Stony Brook University and University of Kentucky respectfully in July 2005 and September 2007. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship in Medical Genetics from the University of Pittsburg College of Medicine in July 2012. She went on to obtain an advanced fellowship in Medical Biochemical Genetics from the University of California-Los Angeles-UCLA Intercampus Genetics Training Program August 2013. She has occupied a number of positions including preceptor for Clinical Medicine-I; course instructors in Biochemistry, Maternal and Child Health in colleges of medicine and public health; Director of Newborn Screening and Metabolic Disorders and Member of Institutional Review Boards in various institutions; advisory member for various State Newborn Screening Programs. She is currently co-course director for Genetic and Metabolic Disorders course at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine. Her clinical, teaching, and research interests include Newborn Screening and Metabolic Disorders, long term outcomes in rare disorders.
- American Board of Medical Genetics (Medical Biochemical Genetics)
- American Board of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)
Education and Training
- Advanced Fellowship 2013, Medical Biochemical Genetics, University of California-Los Angeles
- Postdoctoral Fellowship 2012, Medical Genetics, University of Pittsburgh
- Residency 2007, Pediatrics, University of Kentucky
- Residency 2005, Pediatrics, Stony Brook University
- MPH 1999, Maternal and Child Health, University of Illinois at Chicago
- MD 1994, Medicine, Moscow Medical Academy
- Hindi, fluent
Barr J., Fealko C., Kanungo S., Soares N., Crutchfield P. Ethical Considerations on Pediatric Genetic Testing Results in Electronic Health Records Applied Clinical Informatics. 2020;11:755-763. doi: 10.1055/s-0040-1718753.
Patel D.R., Kanungo S., Chung P. Hearing impairment Health Care for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Across the Lifespan. 2016:1179-1196. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-18096-0_98.
Soares N., Wu Q., Kanungo S. Developmental-Behavioral Pediatric Teaching of Medical Students: A National COMSEP Survey Teaching and Learning in Medicine. 2014;26:366-372. doi: 10.1080/10401334.2014.945392.
Kanungo S., He M., Soares N., Steiner R.D. Sterol metabolism disorders and neurodevelopment-an update Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews. 2013;17:197-210. doi: 10.1002/ddrr.1114.
Omar H., Zakharia R., Kanungo S., Huff M., McClanahan K. Incidence of galactorrhea in young women using Depot-Medroxyprogesterone Acetate. TheScientificWorldJournal. 2006;6:538-541. doi: 10.1100/tsw.2006.106.