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Nathan P. Dean, MD

The Center for Hospital-based Specialties

Critical Care Medicine

Neonatal and Childhood Stroke Program
Medical Director, Neuro Intensive Care Unit
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Critical Care
National Provider Identifier1710102652

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

Nathan Dean, MD, is a pediatric critical care intensivist at Children's National with a clinical interest in neurocritical care. He is originally from Ohio, but grew up in Rockville, MD. Dr. Dean came to Children's in 2007 from Saint Louis Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Dean has two children, a daughter and son, with a new son on the way. His hobbies include cooking and competitive swimming (Masters). Dr. Dean swam the 4.4 Chesapeake Bay Bridge Swim in 2007 and 2008, finishing 6th in his age group in 2008.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston-Salem, NCBachelor of Science 1993 -1997
Medical School Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston-Salem, NCDoctor of Medicine 1997 -2001
National & International Recognitions
Outstanding Fellow Teaching AwardWashington University, Department of Pediatrics2007

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberSociety of Critical Care Medicine2005 - 2009
Journal Article, Dean, N.P., Boslaugh, S., Adelson, P.D., Pineda, J.A., Leonard, J.R. (2007), Physician Agreement with Evidence-Based Medicine Recommendations for the Treatment of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Journal of Neurology, 107, 387-391.

Journal Article, Dean, N.P., Kim, I.K., Phrampus, E., Venkataraman, S., et al (2005), Critical Appraisal of Helium/Oxygen-Driven Albuterol Nebulization in the Treatment of Children with Moderate to severe Asthma Exacerbations: A Randomized, Controlled Trial, Pediatrics, 116, 1127-1133.

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

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