Dr. Catherine Bearce Nowak
Dr. Catherine Nowak is the Clinical Director of The Feingold Center at Boston Children’s Hospital – Waltham, MA. Dr. Nowak received her medical degree from McGill University. Following her pediatric internship and residency at University of Massachusetts Medical Center, she completed a fellowship in Clinical Genetics and Birth Defects at The Franciscan Children’s Hospital with Dr. Feingold. She was a Clinical Geneticist at The National Birth Defects Center for several years and then went on to become the Chief of the Genetics Division at UMASS Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, MA. She returned in 2006 to The Feingold Center for Children as the Clinical Director. Dr. Nowak is also the director of the Mother-to-Baby Massachusetts program which ensures that the public and non-genetic physicians have access to information aimed at preventing environmental exposures, medication and drugs that could be harmful to a developing baby. Dr. Nowak is Board Certified in Clinical Genetics.