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Laura A Adang, M.D., PhD

Instructor A of Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3400 Civic Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1710
Education:
BS (Interdisciplinary Studies: Neurology - Magna cum laude with Honors)
University of Georgia, 2001.
PhD (Microbiology)
University of Virginia, 2007.
MD
University of Virginia, 2009.
Post-Graduate Training
Pediatric Residency, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2009-2011.
Child Neurology Residency, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2014.
Multiple Sclerosis and Demyelinating Diseases Fellowship, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2015-2016.
Certifications
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2014.
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Selected Publications

Pizzino Amy, Whitehead Matthew, Sabet Rasekh Parisa, Murphy Jennifer, Helman Guy, Bloom Miriam, Evans Sarah H, Murnick John G, Conry Joan, Taft Ryan J, Simons Cas, Vanderver Adeline, Adang Laura A: Mutations in SZT2 result in early-onset epileptic encephalopathy and leukoencephalopathy. American journal of medical genetics. Part A 176(6): 1443-1448, Jun 2018.

Ahrens-Nicklas Rebecca, Schlotawa Lars, Ballabio Andrea, Brunetti-Pierri Nicola, De Castro Mauricio, Dierks Thomas, Eichler Florian, Ficicioglu Can, Finglas Alan, Gaertner Jutta, Kirmse Brian, Klepper Joerg, Lee Marcus, Olsen Amber, Parenti Giancarlo, Vossough Arastoo, Vanderver Adeline, Adang Laura A: Complex care of individuals with multiple sulfatase deficiency: Clinical cases and consensus statement. Molecular genetics and metabolism 123(3): 337-346, Mar 2018.

Helbig Ingo, Adang Laura: Teaching NeuroImages: Atrophy in epileptic encephalopathy. Neurology 90(5): e442-e443, Jan 2018.

Mercuri Eugenio, Darras Basil T, Chiriboga Claudia A, Day John W, Campbell Craig, Connolly Anne M, Iannaccone Susan T, Kirschner Janbernd, Kuntz Nancy L, Saito Kayoko, Shieh Perry B, Tulinius Már, Mazzone Elena S, Montes Jacqueline, Bishop Kathie M, Yang Qingqing, Foster Richard, Gheuens Sarah, Bennett C Frank, Farwell Wildon, Schneider Eugene, De Vivo Darryl C, Finkel Richard S: Nusinersen versus Sham Control in Later-Onset Spinal Muscular Atrophy. The New England journal of medicine 378(7): 625-635, 02 2018.

Adang Laura A, Sherbini Omar, Ball Laura, Bloom Miriam, Darbari Anil, Amartino Hernan, DiVito Donna, Eichler Florian, Escolar Maria, Evans Sarah H, Fatemi Ali, Fraser Jamie, Hollowell Leslie, Jaffe Nicole, Joseph Christopher, Karpinski Mary, Keller Stephanie, Maddock Ryan, Mancilla Edna, McClary Bruce, Mertz Jana, Morgart Kiley, Langan Thomas, Leventer Richard, Parikh Sumit, Pizzino Amy, Prange Erin, Renaud Deborah L, Rizzo William, Shapiro Jay, Suhr Dean, Suhr Teryn, Tonduti Davide, Waggoner Jacque, Waldman Amy, Wolf Nicole I, Zerem Ayelet, Bonkowsky Joshua L, Bernard Genevieve, van Haren Keith, Vanderver Adeline: Revised consensus statement on the preventive and symptomatic care of patients with leukodystrophies. Molecular genetics and metabolism 122(1-2): 18-32, Sep 2017.

Finkel Richard S, Mercuri Eugenio, Darras Basil T, Connolly Anne M, Kuntz Nancy L, Kirschner Janbernd, Chiriboga Claudia A, Saito Kayoko, Servais Laurent, Tizzano Eduardo, Topaloglu Haluk, Tulinius Már, Montes Jacqueline, Glanzman Allan M, Bishop Kathie, Zhong Z John, Gheuens Sarah, Bennett C Frank, Schneider Eugene, Farwell Wildon, De Vivo Darryl C: Nusinersen versus Sham Control in Infantile-Onset Spinal Muscular Atrophy. The New England journal of medicine 377(18): 1723-1732, 11 2017.

Adang Laura, Berger Joseph: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy. F1000Research 4, 2015.

Adang Laura A, Lynch David R, Panzer Jessica A: Pediatric anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis is seasonal. Annals of clinical and translational neurology 1(11): 921-5, Nov 2014.

Nichols Lisa A, Adang Laura A, Kedes Dean H: Rapamycin blocks production of KSHV/HHV8: insights into the anti-tumor activity of an immunosuppressant drug. PloS one 6(1): e14535, 2011.

G. Kannarkat, L.A. Adang, and G.B. Macik: “Hematology Chapter” Medicine Recall. J. Bergin, Ed. (eds.). 2009.

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