Daniel J. Licht

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Associate Professor of Neurology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending, Neurology ICU Consults, Children's Hospital, Philadelphia
Attending, PACT consults (Palliative Care), Children's Hospital, Philadelphia
Attending, Neuro-Cardiac Care Program, Children's Hospital, Philadelphia
Attending, Fetal Neurology Consults, Children's Hospital, Philadelphia
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Pediatric Neurology
10th Floor Colket Bldg
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (267) 426-5025
BA (Biochemistry)
New York University, 1984.
MD (Medicine)
New Jersey Medical School - UMDNJ, 1997.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Licht is a pediatric neurologist who is interested in implementing innovative, non-invasive neuro-imaging techniques for clinical use. Current research involves the study of the influence of congenital heart defects on fetal brain development.

Selected Publications

Sinclair Adriane J, Fox Christine K, Ichord Rebecca N, Almond Christopher S, Bernard Timothy J, Beslow Lauren A, Chan Anthony K C, Cheung Michael, deVeber Gabrielle, Dowling Michael M, Friedman Neil, Giglia Therese M, Guilliams Kristin P, Humpl Tilman, Licht Daniel J, Mackay Mark T, Jordan Lori C: Stroke in Children With Cardiac Disease: Report From the International Pediatric Stroke Study Group Symposium. Pediatric neurology 52(1): 5-15, Jan 2015.

Peart Jenna M, Licht Daniel J, Prange Erin O'Connor, Treat James R: Intractable Nodulocystic Acne in a Patient with Trisomy 13. Pediatric dermatology Jan 2015.

Sultan Sally M, Beslow Lauren A, Vossough Arastoo, Elkind Mitchell S V, Kasner Scott E, Mirsky David M, Licht Daniel J, Ichord Rebecca N: Predictive validity of severity grading for cerebral steno-occlusive arteriopathy in recurrent childhood ischemic stroke. International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society 10(2): 213-8, Aug 2014.

Fogel Mark A, Pawlowski Tom, Schwab Peter J, Nicolson Susan C, Montenegro Lisa M, Berenstein Laura Diaz, Spray Thomas L, Gaynor J William, Fuller Stephanie, Keller Marc S, Harris Matthew A, Whitehead Kevin K, Vossough Arastoo, Licht Daniel J: Brain Magnetic Resonance Immediately Before Surgery in Single Ventricles and Surgical Postponement. The Annals of thoracic surgery 98(5): 1693-8, Aug 2014.

Lynch Jennifer M, Buckley Erin M, Schwab Peter J, McCarthy Ann L, Winters Madeline E, Busch David R, Xiao Rui, Goff Donna A, Nicolson Susan C, Montenegro Lisa M, Fuller Stephanie, Gaynor J William, Spray Thomas L, Yodh Arjun G, Naim Maryam Y, Licht Daniel J: Time to surgery and preoperative cerebral hemodynamics predict postoperative white matter injury in neonates with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery 148(5): 2181-8, Jun 2014.

Wehrli Felix W, Rodgers Zachary B, Jain Varsha, Langham Michael C, Li Cheng, Licht Daniel J, Magland Jeremy: Time-Resolved MRI Oximetry for Quantifying CMRO2 and Vascular Reactivity. Academic radiology 21(2): 207-14, Feb 2014.

Shaikh Hamza, Pukenas Bryan Anthony, McIntosh Adeka, Licht Daniel, Hurst Robert W: Combined use of Solitaire FR and Penumbra devices for endovascular treatment of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis in a child. BMJ case reports 2014, Feb 2014.

Lynch Jennifer M, Buckley Erin M, Schwab Peter J, Busch David R, Hanna Brian D, Putt Mary E, Licht Daniel J, Yodh Arjun G: Noninvasive optical quantification of cerebral venous oxygen saturation in humans. Academic radiology 21(2): 162-7, Feb 2014.

Jain Varsha, Buckley Erin M, Licht Daniel J, Lynch Jennifer M, Schwab Peter J, Naim Maryam Y, Lavin Natasha A, Nicolson Susan C, Montenegro Lisa M, Yodh Arjun G, Wehrli Felix W: Cerebral oxygen metabolism in neonates with congenital heart disease quantified by MRI and optics. Journal of cerebral blood flow and metabolism : official journal of the International Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 34(3): 380-8, Dec 2013.

Beslow Lauren A, Ichord Rebecca N, Gindville Melissa C, Kleinman Jonathan T, Bastian Rachel A, Smith Sabrina E, Licht Daniel J, Hillis Argye E, Jordan Lori C: Frequency of Hematoma Expansion After Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage in Children. JAMA neurology 71(2): 165-71, Dec 2013.

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