Graduate School
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 2010
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 2010-2013
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship
The University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX, 2013-2016

Areas of Interest

Research Interests

  • Folate nutrigenetics in congenital heart defects
  • Newborn screening/hypothyroidism in premature infants


Publication Information

  • Findley TO, Crain AK, Mahajan S, et al. Congenital heart defects and copy number variants associated with neurodevelopmental impairment [published online ahead of print, 2021 Sep 2]. Am J Med Genet A. 2021;10.1002/ajmg.a.62484. doi:10.1002/ajmg.a.62484
  • Le TP, Zhao X, Erhardt S, Gu J, Wang H, Findley TO, Wang J. An Optimized O9-1/Hydrogel System for Studying Mechanical Signals in Neural Crest Cells. J Vis Exp. 2021;(174):10.3791/62693. Published 2021 Aug 13. doi:10.3791/62693
  • Erhardt S, Zheng M, Zhao X, Le TP, Findley TO, Wang J. The Cardiac Neural Crest Cells in Heart Development and Congenital Heart Defects. J Cardiovasc Dev Dis. 2021;8(8):89. Published 2021 Jul 30. doi:10.3390/jcdd8080089
  • Zhao X, Le TP, Erhardt S, Findley TO, Wang J. Hippo-Yap Pathway Orchestrates Neural Crest Ontogenesis. Front Cell Dev Biol. 2021;9:706623. Published 2021 Jul 8. doi:10.3389/fcell.2021.706623
  • Findley TO, Northrup H. The current state of prenatal detection of genetic conditions in congenital heart defects. Translational Pediatrics2021;10(8):2157-70. doi: 10.21037/tp-20-315
  • Findley TO, Shah A, Bell C, Khan A. The value of serial newborn screening for congenital hypothyroidism using thyroxine (T4) in the neonatal intensive care unit. J Perinatol. 2019;39(8):1065-1071. doi:10.1038/s41372-019-0400-3
  • Findley T, Patel M, Chapman J, Brown D, Duncan AF. Acquired Versus Congenital Neonatal Purpura Fulminans: A Case Report and Literature Review. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2018;40(8):625-627. doi:10.1097/MPH.0000000000001150
  • Findley TO, Tenpenny JC, O’Byrne MR, et al. Mutations in folate transporter genes and risk for human myelomeningocele. Am J Med Genet A. 2017;173(11):2973-2984. doi:10.1002/ajmg.a.38472
  • Au KS, Findley TO, Northrup H. Finding the genetic mechanisms of folate deficiency and neural tube defects-Leaving no stone unturned. Am J Med Genet A. 2017;173(11):3042-3057. doi:10.1002/ajmg.a.38478
  • Suh JH, Oak T, Ro JY, Truong LD, Ayala AG, Shen SS. Clinicopathologic features of renal cell carcinoma in young adults: a comparison study with renal cell carcinoma in older patients. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2009;2(5):489-493.


American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics, 2013
American Board of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2018