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Madison M. de Jonge Berl, PhD

The Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine

Departments
Neuropsychology
Epilepsy, Neurophysiology, and Critical Care Neurology

Programs
Epilepsy Surgical Program


Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Neuroscience Research
View CRI Profile for Madison M. Berl
Specialties: Epilepsy

National Provider Identifier1417043753
E-Mail

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

Children's Outpatient Center of Montgomery County
*Note: GPS and online direction tools such as MapQuest or Yahoo Maps do not work for this location. Please use "Driving Directions" provided below:

Shady Grove Medical Park
9850 Key West Avenue
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

Children's Outpatient Center of Montgomery County (Neuropsychology)

15245 Shady Grove Road, Suite 350 (South Building)
Rockville, MD 20850
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Phone: 301-765-5430
Fax: 301-765-5497

Driving Directions: From points south:
  • I-270 North towards Frederick
  • Take exit 8, stay in left lane
  • Turn left onto Shady Grove Road. Stay in the left-hand lane
  • After crossing over I-270, turn left at second light onto Corporate Boulevard
  • Take the first or second left turn into the parking area.
    You will want to enter the building at the South Entrance (the end of the building closest to the parking lot entrance). When inside the lobby, take the elevator to the Third Floor. As you exit the elevator, our office will be immediately to your left.
From points west:
  • I-270 South
  • Take exit 8 for Shady Grove Road
  • Stay in the left of the two right-hand turn lanes
  • After turning right onto Shady Grove Road, get in the far left lane and make a left onto Corporate Boulevard at the first light
  • Take the first or second left turn into the parking area
    You will want to enter the building at the South Entrance (the end of the building closest to the parking lot entrance). When inside the lobby, take the elevator to the Third Floor. As you exit the elevator, our office will be immediately to your left.


The division of Neuropsychology includes the Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, which can be reached directly at the following numbers:
To make an appointment:

Contact Christine Amerasinghe
301-765-5432

To participate in research:
Contact Autism Research Staff
301-765-5425
e-mail: autism@childrensnational.org

Center Manager: Frances Lewandowski


Biography

Education
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education University of California-Los Angeles Los Aneles, CABachelor of Science Psychology 1994
Medical School George Mason University Fairfax, VADoctor of Philosophy 1997 -2002
Graduate Education George Mason University Fairfax, VADoctor of Philosophy Clinical Psychology 2002
National & International Recognitions
AwardInstitutionEventYear
Outstanding Presentation by a Post Doctoral FellowChildren's Research InstituteChildren's Research Institute's 4th Annual Pediatric Research Poster Day2004

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberAmerican Psychological Association
MemberInternational Neuropsychological Society
MemberAmerican Epilepsy Society
Research
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
Principal InvestigatorPilot study to investigate working memory and language functions in pediatric epilepsy patients and healthy controlsEpilepsy Foundation of America2006
Principal InvestigatorClinical research study investigating working memory and language functions in pediatric epilepsy patients and healthy controls using functional imaging, neuropsychological, and diffusion tensor imaging studiesChildren’s National Medical Center2007
Read more about the research interests of Madison M. Berl
Publications
Journal Article, Cushner-Weinstein, S., Berl, M., Salpekar, J.A., Johnson, J.A., Pearl, P.L., Conry, J.A., Kolodgie, M., Scully, A., Gaillard, W.D., Weinstein, S.L. (2007), The Benefits of a Camp Designed for Children with Epilepsy: Evaluating Adaptive Behaviors Over Three Years, Epilepsy & Behavior, 10, 1, 170-178.

Journal Article, Berl, M., Vaidya, C., Gaillard, W. (2006), Functional Imaging of Developmental and Adaptive Changes in Neurocognition, NeuroImage, 30, 3, 679-691.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Berl, M., Moore, E., Weber, D., Yarger, L., O'hara, K., Mack, L., Ratner, N., Vaidya, C., Gioia, G., Gaillard, W. (2005), Effect of Seizure Chronicity on Working Memory and Receptive Language, Poster session presented at the International Neuropsychological Society Meeting, Washington, DC

Conference Presentation - Poster, Weber, D., Berl, M., Yarger, L., Moore, E., Gioia, G., Ratner, N., Vaidya, C., Gaillard, W. (2005), Functioning in Patients with Left Hemisphere Localization Related Epilepsy, Poster session presented at the American Epilepsy Society Meeting, Washington, DC

Journal Article, Berl, M., Balsamo, L., Xu, B., et al. (2005), Seizure Focus Effects Regional Language Networks Assessed by fMRI, Neurology, 65, 10, 1604-1611.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Moore, E., Berl, M., Stief, E., Weber, D., Ritzl, E., Vaidya, C., Gioia, G., Ratner, N., VanMeter, J., Gaillard, W. (2005), Language Areas Identified by fMRI in Children Ages 4-6, Poster session presented at the Child Neurology Society, Los Angeles, CA

Conference Presentation - Poster, Berl, M. (2004), Atypical Language Dominance and Patterns of Reorganization in Epilepsy as Assessed by a Panel of fMRI Tasks, Poster session presented at the American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA

Conference Presentation - Poster, Berl, M. (2004), Auditory Comprehension of Language in Children: Contributions from fMRI, Poster session presented at the Developmental Cognitive Neurosciences Conference- Language: Normal and Pathological Development, Salsomaggiore

Conference Presentation - Poster, Berl, M. (2003), Pediatric Neuropsychology, Poster session presented at the George Mason University Professional Seminar, Fairfax, VA

Journal Article, Chervinsky, A., Ommaya, A., de Jonge, M., Spector, J., Schwab, K., Salazar, A. (1998), Motivation for Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Questionnaire (MOT-Q): Reliability, Factor Analysis, and Relationship to MMPI-2 Variables, Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 13, 5, 433-446.


For a more comprehensive list of publications for Madison Berl, PhD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database
 


   
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