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Kenneth N. Rosenbaum, MD

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The Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine

Genetics and Metabolism

Down Syndrome Clinic
Fetal and Transitional Medicine

Neurofibromatosis Institute
Skeletal Dysplasia Clinic

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Medical Genetics/Cytogenetics
American Board of Med. Genetics/Clinical Genetics
American Board of Pediatrics
National Provider Identifier1689752917

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

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Shady Grove Medical Park
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Rockville, MD 20850
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Phone: 301-765-5400 or 800-787-0243
Fax: 301-765-5497

*Ambulatory Surgery Center 301-765-5500
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Dr. Kenneth Rosenbaum is a world-renowned expert in dysmorphology and syndromic conditions. He founded the Division of Genetics and Metabolism at Children's National and is well known to the pediatricians in the region.

Dr. Rosenbaum specializes in Down syndrome, neurofibromatosis, and skeletal dysplasias, as well as prenatal diagnosis.

TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education University of Louisville Louisville, KYBachelor of Science Pre Med 1968
Medical School University of Louisville School of Medicine Louisville, KYDoctor of Medicine 1971
National & International Recognitions
Top DoctorsU.S. News and World Report2011
Sauber Award for Clinical ExcellenceChildren’s National Medical Center2009
America’s Top DoctorsCastle-Connelly2006
America’s Top DoctorsCastle-Connelly2005
America’s Top DoctorsCastle-Connelly2004
Pediatrician of the YearMontgomery-Prince George's1994

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Academy of Pediatrics
Journal Article, Cabral, W.A., Weizhong, C., Barnes, A.M., Weis, M.A., Scott, M.A., Leikin, S., Makareeva, E., Kuznetsova, N.V., Rosenbaum, K.N., et al. (2007), Prolyl 3-hydroxylase 1 deficiency causes a recessive metabolic bone disorder resembling lethal/severe osteogenesis imperfecta, Nature Genetics, 39, 3, 359-365.

Journal Article, Rosenberg, M.J., Killoran, C., Dziadzio, L., Chang, S., Stone, D.L., Meck, J., Aughton, D., Bird, L.M., Bodurtha, J., Cassidy, S.B., Graham, J.M. Jr, Grix, A., Guttmacher, A.E., Hudgins, L., Kozma, C. (2001), Scanning for telomeric deletions and duplications and uniparental disomy using genetic markers in 120 children with malformations, Human Genetics, 109, 3, 311-318.

Journal Article, Custer, D.A., Vezina, L.G., Vaught, D.R., Brasseux, C., Samango-Sprouse, C.A., Cohen, M.S., Rosenbaum, K.N. (2000), Neurodevelopmental and neuroimaging correlates in nonsyndromal microcephalic children, American Journal of Medical Genetics, 21, 12-18.

Journal Article, Lin, A.E., Semina, E.V., Daack-Hirsch, S., Roeder, E.R., Curry, C.J., Rosenbaum, K.N., Weaver, D.D., Murray, J.C. (2000), Exclusion of the branchio-oto-renal syndrome locus (EYA1) from patients with branchio-oculo-facial syndrome, American Journal of Medical Genetics, 97, 387-390.

Journal Article, Rosenberg, M.J., Vaske, D., Killoran, C.E., Ning, Y., Wargowski, D., Hudgins, L., Tifft, C.J., Meck, J., Blancato, J.K., Rosenbaum, K.N., et al. (2000), Detection of chromosomal aberrations by a whole-genome microsatellite screen, American Journal of Medical Genetics, 66, 419-427.

Journal Article, Lesperance, M.M., Grundfast, K.M., Rosenbaum, K.N. (1998), Otologic manifestations of Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome, Archives of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, 124, 193-196.

Journal Article, Glass, R.B., Rosenbaum, K.N. (1997), Acampomelic campomelic dysplasia: further radiographic variations, American Journal of Medical Genetics, 69, 29-32.

Journal Article, Patient with craniosynostosis and marfanoid phenotype (Shprintzen-Goldberg syndrome) and cloverleaf skull (1995), Saal, H.M., Bulas, D.I., Allen, J.F., Vezina, L.G., Walton, D., Rosenbaum, K.N., American Journal of Medical Genetics, 57, 573-578.

Journal Article, Biesecker, L.G., Rosenberg, M., Dziadzio, L., Ledbetter, D.H., Ning, Y., Sarneso, C., Rosenbaum, K. (1995), Detection of a subtle rearrangement of chromosome 22 using molecular techniques, American Journal of Medical Genetics, 58, 389-394.

Journal Article, Cohen MS, Samango-Sprouse CA, Stern HJ, Custer DA, Vaught DR, Saal HM, Tifft CJ Rosenbaum KN (1995), Neurodevelopmental profile of infants and toddlers with oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum and the correlation of prognosis with physical findings, American Journal of Medical Genetics, 60, 535-540.

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

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