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Dr. Jennifer A. Bassetti, MD

Jennifer A. Bassetti, M.D. is an Instructor in Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College and Assistant Attending Pediatrician in the Department of Pediatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children's Health/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She is board certified in Pediatrics and Clinical Genetics. As an undergraduate Dr. Bassetti received a B.S. in Cell & Developmental Biology from the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. She then earned a medical degree (M.D.) from Sackler School of Medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel. She completed residency in Pediatrics at Cohen Children's Medical Center/NS-LIJ in New Hyde Park, NY and then went on to further training in Clinical Genetics at Texas Children's Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. After completing training in Clinical Genetics, Dr. Bassetti took on an Academic Research Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine. Her research focused on the role of genetic and/or metabolic abnormalities in patients with Autism Spectrum Disorders. She was also involved in recruiting multiplex Autism families for further evaluation. Dr. Bassetti's clinical interests include children and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders and/or Developmental delay. She is also interested in patients with suspected chromosomal/genetic disorders, congenital anomalies, dysmorphology and intellectual disability.