Kenneth Rosenbaum, MD Genetic Specialist

Locations

Languages Spoken

  • English

Departments

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Medical Genetics/Cytogenetics
  • American Board of Med. Genetics/Clinical Genetics
Bio

Biography

Kenneth Rosenbaum, MD, 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.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Genetics, 1977
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 1974
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 1972
    Children's National Medical Center
  • MD, 1971
    University of Louisville School of Medicine
  • BS, Pre Med, 1968
    University of Louisville
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Kenneth Rosenbaum

Patient story

Jake's Story

"We can imagine what you are going through, and please don't give up. You are your child's only advocate, in addition to the doctors that you will bond with along the way. They will help you through it all."

Patient story

Austin's Story

"People always tell me 'You're so strong, I don't know how you got through it.' I like to say that you never know how strong you are or what you are capable of until you have no choice but to be strong." 

Patient story

Hanan's Story

"All in all, Hanan has been a joy and I think coping with challenges may make her even stronger. I know I am wiser, having met extraordinary people on this journey. I think you will too."

Patient story

Julie's Story

"My daughter is now six years old and although it took a while I realize I didn't do anything wrong. It was something that just happened."

Myles's Story

"We will always be grateful for Children's National and for all the miracle workers they provide."

Patient story

Ashley's Story

"We love going to Children's National. The first visit was very hard since we found out about the diagnosis, but after that we have only had good visits. My daughter loves going there."

News

News

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Acampomelic campomelic dysplasia further radiographic variations

(1997) American Journal of Medical Genetics

Detection of a subtle rearrangement of chromosome 22 using molecular techniques

(1995) American Journal of Medical Genetics

Detection of chromosomal aberrations by a wholegenome microsatellite screen

(2000) American Journal of Medical Genetics

Exclusion of the branchiootorenal syndrome locus EYA1 from patients with branchiooculofacial syndrome

(2000) American Journal of Medical Genetics

Neurodevelopmental and neuroimaging correlates in nonsyndromal microcephalic children

(2000) American Journal of Medical Genetics

Neurodevelopmental profile of infants and toddlers with oculoauriculovertebral spectrum and the correlation of prognosis with physical findings

(1995) American Journal of Medical Genetics

Otologic manifestations of WolfHirschhorn syndrome

(1998) Archives of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Prolyl 3hydroxylase 1 deficiency causes a recessive metabolic bone disorder resembling lethalsevere osteogenesis imperfecta

(2007) Nature Genetics

Saal HM Bulas DI Allen JF Vezina LG Walton D Rosenbaum KN

(1995) American Journal of Medical Genetics

Scanning for telomeric deletions and duplications and uniparental disomy using genetic markers in 120 children with malformations

(2001) Human Genetics

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Hanan's Story

Patient story

"All in all, Hanan has been a joy and I think coping with challenges may make her even stronger. I know I am wiser, having met extraordinary people on this journey. I think you will too."

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