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Andrea L. Gropman, MD

The Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine

Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics and Neurogenetics

Movement Disorders Program
Division Chief, Neurogenetics Program

Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Neuroscience Research
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Specialties: Genetic Disorders

Board CertificationsAmerican Brd of Med Genetics/Clin Biochemical Gen
American Board of Med. Genetics/Clinical Genetics
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Child Neuro
American Board of Ped/Neurodevelop. Disabilities
National Provider Identifier1407848005

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Dr. Gropman specializes in neurogenetics, with a focus on mitochondrial disorders and Smith Magenis syndrome.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Brandeis University Waltham, MABachelor of Arts Biology 1986
Medical School University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester, MADoctor of Medicine 1992
National & International Recognitions
Top DoctorsNorthern Virginia Magazine2013
Caring Star AwardGeorgetown University2006
100 People to WatchWashingtonian Magazine1999
Outstanding Junior Member/Resident AwardChild Neurology Society1998
Mark Platt Award1997
Janet M. Glasgow memorial achievement citationAmerican Medical Women’s Association1992

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Academy of Pediatrics
MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
MemberAmerican Society of Medical Genetics
MemberAmerican College of Medical Genetics
MemberChild Neurology Society
Journal Article, Brewer, C., Brooks, B.P., Cannon III, R.O., Clauss, S., Collins, F., Domingo, D.L., Gahl, W.A., Gerber, L.H., Gordon, L.B., Graf, J., Gropman, A., Hart, T.C., Introne, W.J., Kim, J., Maria-Turner, M., (2008), The Comprehensive Phenotype of Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome, The New England Journal of Medicine, 358, 6, 592-604.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Gropman, A. (2007), The New Horizon: Studying the Effects of UCDs on Brain Function, Poster session presented at the National Urea Cycle Disease Foundation, Washington, DC

Conference Presentation - Poster, Gropman, A. (2007), European Experience Conference, Poster session presented at the Neurological Implications of Urea Cycle Disorders at the Urea Cycle Disorders, Barcelona

Conference Presentation - Poster, Gropman, A. (2007), Ornithine Transcarbamylase Deficiency, an Inherited Cause of Hyperammonemia: Current Imaging Strategies, Poster session presented at the Huntington Medical Research Institute/California Institute of Technology-Section on Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Pasadena, CA

Journal Article, Bacino, C.A., Beaudet, A.L., Cheung, S.W., Chinault, A.C., Erickson, R., Gropman, A.L., Li, J., Lupski, J.R., Miller, D.T., Patel, A., Pursley, A., Sahoo, T., Scott, D.A., Seashore, M.R., Shaw, C.H., (2007), Microarray Based CGH Detects Chromosomal Mosaicism Not Revealed by Conventional Cytogenetics, American Journal of Medical Genetics.

Journal Article, Duncan, W.C. Jr, Elsea, S., Gropman, A.L., Smith, A.C. (2007), Developments in Smith-Magenis Syndrome, Current Opinions in Neurology, 20, 2, 125-134.

Journal Article, Adams, D.R., Gropman, A.L. (2007), Atypical Patterns of Inheritance, Seminars in Pediatric Neurology, 14, 1, 34-45.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Gropman, A. (2006), The Genetics of Fabry Disease, Implications for Female Carriers, Poster session presented at the Fabry Patient Advisory Panel, Crystal City, VA

Book Chapter, Gropman, A.L., Vanderver, A. (2005), Childhood Mitochondrial Disorders and Other Inborn Errors of Metabolism Presenting with White Matter Disease, In Gropman, A.L., Vanderver, A. , Bioimaging in Neurodegeneration, New York, NY, Humana Press, Inc.

Book Chapter, Gropman, A. & Muenke, M. (2005), Holoprosencephaly, In Gropman, A. & Muenke, M. , Management of Genetic Syndromes, 2nd Edition, 291-308, New York, NY, Wiley-Liss, Inc.

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

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