Frances Kendall, Clinical Genetic, Metabolic, and Mitochondrial Disorders, Virtual Medical Practice LLC
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Dr Frances Kendall

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Clinical Genetic, Metabolic, and ...

Local Address: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Virtual Medical Practice LLC

Employment History

  • Associate Professor and Clinical Expert, Department of Human Genetics Mitochondrial Program
    Emory University
  • Co Founder
    Horizon Molecular Medicine
  • Staff
    Boston Children's Hospital

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Co-founder
    Horizon Molecular Medicine
  • Co-founder
    Foundation of Molecular Medicine


  • MD


  • Member
    American College Medical Genetics Member
  • Member
    Society Inherited Metabolic Disease Member
48 Total References
Web References
US Autism & Asperger Association, 19 April 2013 [cached]
Frances D Kendall, MD - Attending physician at the Department of Genetics, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Center; Board certified as a biochemical geneticist. Former instructor in pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, and an Assistant Professor at Emory University School of Medicine; Author
Spinal Muscular Atrophy Doctors and Researchers, 10 Dec 2009 [cached]
Frances D. Kendall, MD Metabolic Laboratory Director Horizon Molecular Medicine 1 Dunwoody Park Suite 250 Atlanta, Georgia 30338 Phone: (678) 225-0222 Send an email
Board of Directors | Mitochondrial Disease Action Committee - MitoAction, 6 Nov 2014 [cached]
Dr. Frances Kendall, MD
Dr. Frances Dougherty Kendall trained and served on the staff at Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School for a number of years. She was the previous 50% owner of a successful genetic laboratory/healthcare provider (Horizon Molecular Medicine), and has extensive experience in the diagnosis and management of children with a wide array of metabolic disorders. She brings this vast experience to her private practice, Virtual Medical Practice, LCC, as president and founder. Dr. Kendall is a well respected pediatrician as well as biochemical geneticist, and she has authored numerous research articles on rare diseases ranging from Nieman Pick Type C and mitochondrial disease. As one of the few clinical mitochondrial disease experts, she has a long-term interest in research and clinical aspects of rare metabolic diseases.
Virtual Medical Practice - Home, 19 May 2014 [cached]
Just published in the Journal of Pediatric Biochemistry special Mitochondrial Disorders issue: "Mitochondrial disorders: Overview of diagnostic tools and new diagnostic trends".Click here to read Dr Kendall's article.
Dr Kendall was honored to receive MitoAction's "Making a Difference in Mito" award while attending their fundraising "Derby Day" event in Boston.
Dr Kendall's response to an "Ask the Mito Doc" question was published in the's recent Connect newsletter. She is one of the doctors that the UMDF relies on to regularly answer send in questions. Click here for a copy of the page from the UMDF newsletter.
Somehow this one slipped by. In addition to Dr Kendall being a guest lecturer at the FOD/OAA Nat'l Metabolic Conference this past year, the Fatty Oxidation Disorders (FOD) newsletter this past July featured two articles by Dr Kendall.Click here for a copy of the FOD newsletter.
Info from the UMDF on the Mito cocktail and other supplements being covered by insurance.Click here...
Checked out an revamped bio on Dr Kendall under our About Us tab!Click here...
Click here for Dr Kendall's MitoAction presentation.
Dr Kendall was honored to lecture to metabolic dietitians and medical fellows at the Emory Univ Metabolic Nutrition Symposium for Genetic Metabolic Nutrition & Expanded Newborn Screening: Clinical Correlations. Dr Kendall believes that if one person with mito is identified sooner rather than later, it is well worth the effort to educate .
Also contains Dr Kendall's upcoming lectures & events including lecturing to parents, GA nurses, being a VIP to the Mito Walk in Charlotte, and guest lecturer to medical students. Go to our Resource tab for our Newsletter section - click here
Dr Kendall is always honored to have the opportunity to lecture via's monthly teleconference. Her lastest lecture was on Mito-Autism - diagnoses, testing and treatment - click here to listen
Brighter Days: Mitochondrial Medicine in 2011. Click here for the interview with Dr Kendall.
Latest published medical article is in our Articles section of our Resources tab on "MCT oil-based diet reverses hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a patient with very long chain acyl-coA dehydrogenase deficiency - VLCADD. Click here for the article.
Dr Kendall was honored to be a presenter at the UMDF conference in Chicago and chair the panel discussion on the latest trends in testing. More exciting news will be shared in our next newsletter.
Dr Kendall presented" Bridging the Gap Between mito and Autism" at the AutismOne - Generation Rescue Conference in Chicago! Click here to see more about Autism
Dr Kendall had an article published in Autism Science Digest for the Autism awareness month issue. Many recent studies have linked Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to poor mitochondrial functioning. Understanding these disorders, their symptoms and evaluation may help ASD families determine if further testing is important for their child. Click here for more information.
Dr. Kendall was honored to be asked to return for the second year as a guest lecturer at a national medical school presenting mitochondrial disorders to medical students. She welcomed this opportunity to created interest within the body of students and hopefully some students will chose to pursue genetics in their career since nationally we face a critical shortage of genetic physicians.
Dr. Fran Kendall was honored to be a UMDF guest presenter during the UMDF's planned Awareness Week.Click herefor the 30 minute webinar.
Article from Dr Kendall for the Dare to Hope Foundation newsletter which works to better the lives of children with rare or complex medical conditions.Click Here.
Dr Kendall was honored to be a visiting VIP answering questions about mitochondrial disease at the Carolina Foothills UMDF Energy For Life Walk in Charlotte, NC.
Dr Kendall's presentation at the FOD/OAA Nat'l Metabolic Conference was well received. A nat'l drug co inquired about Dr Kendall doing grand rounds.
In case you missed Dr Fran Kendall's talk on Biopsies, click here for the MP3 file. Feedback has been awesome as everyone likes to be empowered by knowledge. See our Resources tab for a detailed handout on Biopsies or go to:
Dr Kendall was a presenter and on a number of panels at the UMDF Symposium in Scottsdale, AZ this past June.
Dr Kendall saw a few of her patients inpatient at a local hospital and she was consulted by staff at a hospital located outside the Atlanta metro area. If you or your child are hospitalized, please contact us as we are here to assist with your care.
Dr. Kendall was honored to present a well received lecture on Autism and Mitochondrial Disease for the North Fulton County Autism group. See our Lecture page for the slideshow and audio.
Dr. Kendall was elected to the Medical Advisory Committee for MitoAction, one of two national organizations dedicated to Mitochondrial Disease and awareness. Dr. Kendall is excited about working with many of her former Harvard colleagues on behalf of all of you.
See and hear Dr. Fran D Kendall's "Overview of Mitochondrial Disorders"presentation to Georgia School Nurses in our About Us section.
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Dr Fran Kendall is 100% focused on patient care for children & adults from around the world with rare genetic, metabolic, mitochondrial & inherited disorders by providing: evaluation, consultation, next gen sequencing, exome gene sequencing, buccual swab (cheek) testing, biopsies, testing interpretation, medical record review, second opinions performed remotely, diagnosis & ongoing management.
VMP is the brainchild of Dr. Fran Kendall, a renowned expert in genetics for over 20 years and former owner of a successful genetic laboratory and genetic clinical practice.
MitoandAutism, 19 May 2014 [cached]
Dr Kendall's MitoAction 2011 lecture on
to read Dr Kendall's article as it was published in Autism Science Digest April 2011
Article on Bridging the Gap Between Autism (ASD) and Mitochondrial Disease by Dr Fran Kendall with Virtual Medical Practice
Click here for a download of Dr Kendall's presenation to AutismOne Conference Bridging the Gap Between Mito & Autism June 2011, Chicago, Il.
3 panel brochure on Mitochondrial Disorders and Autism (ASD) by Dr Fran Kendall
Click the image for a PDF list of possible Mito symptoms with a list of genetic testing for ASD patients List of possible Mitochondrial symptoms aith a list of genetic testing for Autism (ASD) patients by Dr Fran Kendall with Virtual Medical Practice
Many recent studies have linked Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to poor mitochondrial functioning.
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