Kai Lee Yap


Chicago, Illinois

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Kai Yap


Director, Molecular Diagnostics; Assistant Professor of Pathology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Dr. Yap is Director of the Lurie Children's Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory located at the Lincoln Park Outpatient Center. Her clinical expertise lies in the genetic diagnosis of pediatric constitutional disorders and childhood malignancies. Prior to joining Lurie in 2017, she completed her Clinical Cytogenetics/Clinical Molecular Genetics fellowship and a postdoctoral stint in cancer genomics at the University of Chicago. In 2012, she completed her Ph.D. in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Pathobiology Graduate Program.




Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Chicago, Illinois, USA