Susan J. Hayflick M.D.

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Faculty profile
  • Geneticist

Professor of Molecular and Medical Genetics School of Medicine

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  • Genetics


  • M.D., The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey 1995
  • Residency:

    • Internship/residency in pediatrics, The Maine Medical Center, Portland, 1988
  • Fellowship:

    • Postdoctoral fellowship in medical genetics, The Center for Medical Genetics, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1991
  • Certifications:

    • National Board of Medical Examiners, 1988


Dr. Hayflick specializes in research and treatment of neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation (NBIA) disorders, a group of rare, inherited, neurological disorders.   Dr. Hayflick is a leader in the community of scientists and clinicians working to find treatments for the NBIA disorders. She is a clinical, biochemical and molecular geneticis who sees patients and consults on NBIA cases world-wide. She also specializes in PKAN, BPAN, INAD, PLAN, FAHN, MPAN, CoPAN, MePAN, and related disorders. Dr. Hayflick sees patients by appointment only.


  • English

Memberships and associations

  • American Society of Human Genetics

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