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Adelaide S. Robb, MD

The Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine


Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Translational Science
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Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Psychiatry
American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Child Psych
National Provider Identifier1033209309

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Children's Outpatient Center of Northern Virginia

3023 Hamaker Court
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Fairfax, VA 22031
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Phone: 571-226-8380
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Dr. Robb is a psychopharmacologist with ongoing research studies in mood disorders, schizophrenia, and post traumatic stress disorder. Patients interested in participating in research studies are seen at Children's Hospital on Michigan Ave in Northwest Washington, DC. Patients who want a second opinion in psychopharmacologic management can be seen at the Fairfax office.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Medical School Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MDDoctor of Medicine 1987
National & International Recognitions
Top DoctorsNorthern Virginia Magazine2013

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Psychiatric Association1988 - 2009
MemberHuman Genome Organization1994 - 2009
MemberAmerican Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatr1994 - 2009
MemberWashington Council on Child and Adolescent Psychia1994 - 2009
MemberAcademy for Eating Disorders 2000 - 2009
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
Principal InvestigatorTrial of ziprasidone for schizophrenia in adolescentsPfizer2006
Principal InvestigatorTrial of escitalopram for major depression in adolescentsForest Pharmaceuticals2005
Principal InvestigatorTrial of sertraline for post traumatic stress disorder in children and adolescentsPfizer2004
Principal InvestigatorTrial of aripiprazole for disruptive behavior in children and adolescents with autismBristol Myers Squibb2006
InvestigatorTreatment of Early Age Mania (TEAM)National Institute of Mental Health2005
Read more about the research interests of Adelaide S. Robb
Journal Article, Leibenluft, E., Rich, B.A., Vinton, D.T., Nelson, E.E., Fromm, S.J., Berghorst, L.H., Joshi, P., Robb, A., et al. (2007), Neural Circuitry Engaged During Unsuccessful Motor Inhibition in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder vs. Controls, American Journal of Psychiatry, 164, 52-60.

Journal Article, Robb, A.S. (2007), Treatment of ADHD: A Developmental Approach, Consultant for Pediatricians, 14-21.

Journal Article, Stein, M.A., Waldman, I.D., Sarampote, C.S., Seymour, K.E., Robb, A.S., et al. (2005), Dopamine Transporter Genotype and Methylphenidate Dose Response in Children with ADHD, Neuropsychopharmacology, 30, 1374-1382.

Journal Article, Robb, A.S. (2004), Master of Disguise: Eating Disorders in the Emergency Room, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 5, 3, 181-186.

Journal Article, Silber, T.J., Robb, A.S., et al. (2004), Nocturnal Nasogastric Refeeding for Hospitalized Adolescent Boys with Anorexia Nervosa, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 25, 6, 415-418.

Journal Article, Wagner, K.D., Robb, A.S., et al. (2004), A Placebo-A Placebo-Controlled Trial of Citalopram for the Treatment of Major Depression in Children and Adolescents, The American Journal of Psychiatry , 161, 6, 1079-1083.

Journal Article, Stein, M.A., Sarampote, C.A., Waldman, I.D., Robb, A.S., et al. (2003), A Dose-Response Study of Concerta Methylphenidate in Children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Pediatrics , 112, 5, 404-413.

Journal Article, Robb, A.S., Dadson, M.J. (2002), Eating Disorders in Males, Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America.

Journal Article, Sarampote, C.S., Efron, L., Robb, A.S., Stein, M.A. (2002), Case Study: Can Stimulant Rebound Mimic Pediatric Bipolar Disorder?, Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 12, 1, 63-67.

Journal Article, Robb, A.S., Silber, T.J., et al. (2002), Supplemental Nocturnal Nasogastric Refeeding may Improve Short-term Outcome in Inpatient Adolescent Females with Anorexia Nervosa, The American Journal of Psychiatry, 159, 8, 1347-1353.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Adelaide Robb, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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