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Jessica Lynn Carpenter, MD

The Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine

Epilepsy, Neurophysiology, and Critical Care Neurology

Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Outcome Program
Neonatal and Childhood Stroke Program
Director, Neuro Intensive Care Unit

Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Neuroscience Research
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Specialties: Pediatric Neurocritical care, Pediatric Stroke (Perinatal Stroke and Childhood Stroke)

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Child Neuro
National Provider Identifier1578695409

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

Area of interest: Perinatal infarcts
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education University of Richmond Richmond, VA 1993 -1995
Undergraduate Education University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PABachelor of Arts 1995 -1997
Medical School Tufts University School of Medicine Boston, MADoctor of Medicine 1998 -2002
National & International Recognitions
Kate Platt Award2007

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
American Academy of Neurology2004 - 2010
Neurocritical Care Society2006 - 2010
Children's National Medical CenterGraduate Medical Education Committee2005 - 2010
Children's National Medical CenterFellows' Committee2005 - 2009
American Academy of Pediatrics2002 - 2005
Massachusetts Medical Society1998 - 2003
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
InvestigatorInternational Pediatric Stroke StudyChildren's National Medical Center2005 - 2010
Read more about the research interests of Jessica Lynn Carpenter
Journal Article, Amos S., Redpath G.T., Dipierro C.G., Carpenter J.E., Hussaini I.M. (2010), Epidermal growth factor receptor-mediated regulation of urokinase plasminogen activator expression and glioblastoma invasion via C-SRC/MAPK/AP-1 signaling pathways., Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology, 69, 6, 582-592.

Journal Article, Carpenter, J.L., Tsuchida T. (2007), Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis in children, Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports, 7, 139-146.

Journal Article, Carpenter J.L., Weinstein S., Vezina G., Meseros, J., Bell, M.J. (2007), Inadvertent hyponatremia leading to acute cerebral edema and early evidence of herniation, Neurocritical Care, 6, 195-199.

Journal Article, Carpenter J.L., Tsuchida T., Lynch J.K., Arterial Ischemic Stroke in Children, Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics, 7, 383-392.

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

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