Charles A Williams

Charles A Williams, M.D.

Professor Emeritus

Department: Pediatric Genetics and Metabolism
Business Phone: (352) 294-5051
Business Email: willicx@peds.ufl.edu

About Charles A Williams

Dr. Charles Williams is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Genetics and Metabolism. He is board-certified in Medical Genetics and in Pediatrics and received his M.D. degree and his clinical genetics training at the University of Florida. From 1986 until 2000, he served as Chief of the Division of Genetics. The majority of his academic assignment involved evaluating families in the division’s clinics that are held in Gainesville and throughout central and north Florida. He also provided consultation to the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind in St. Augustine.

Dr. Williams has published widely in scholarly journals. He has a long-term research and advocacy interest in Angelman syndrome and was instrumental in founding the U.S. Angelman Syndrome Foundation (ASF) where he currently serves as member its Scientific Advisory Committee.

Accomplishments

The Harry and Audrey Angelman Award for Meritorious Service (first recipient)
2001 · U.S. Angelman Syndrome Foundation

Board Certifications

  • Medical Genetics; Clinical Genetics, Certificate #1912, October 15, 1984. Lifetime certification.
    American Board of Medical Genetics
  • Pediatrics, Certificate #27611, May 17, 1982. Lifetime certification.
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Areas of Interest
  • Angelman syndrome
  • Ectodermal dysplasias
  • Genetics
  • Hearing loss
  • Hereditary urea cycle abnormality
  • Intellectual disability
  • Metabolic neuropathies
  • Metabolism
  • Neurofibromatosis-1
  • Seizures
  • Vision problems
  • White matter of the brain

Publications

2019 Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics
2015 European journal of human genetics : EJHG
2014 American journal of medical genetics. Part A
2013 Experimental neurology
2011 American journal of medical genetics. Part A
2010 American journal of medical genetics. Part C, Seminars in medical genetics
2010 Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics
2009 Journal of speech, language, and hearing research : JSLHR
2008 American journal of medical genetics. Part A
2008 American journal of medical genetics. Part A
2006 American journal of medical genetics. Part A
2005 Birth defects research. Part A, Clinical and molecular teratology
2003 Birth defects research. Part A, Clinical and molecular teratology
2001 American Journal of Medical Genetics

Grants

Sep 2002 ACTIVE
92050504
HAYWARD FOU, JOHN & WINIFRED · Project Manager

Education

Residency – Pediatrics, PL2 and PL3
1976-1978 · University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Internship – Pediatrics, PL-1
1975-1976 · Medical University of South Carolina
M. D.
1971-1975 · University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
B.S.
1966-1970 · University of South Florida, Tampa

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5051
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