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Megan Scott

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentPsychiatry & Behav. Neurosci
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    Clinical Interests
    Pediatric Neuropsychology:
    Genetic and Metabolic Disorders
    Extreme Prematurity
    Brain Tumors
    Hematological Diseases
    Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Research Interests
    Neurocognitive and neurobehavioral phenotypes of genetic and metabolic disorders
    Behavioral and neuropsychological sequelae of extreme prematurity and extremely low birth weight

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    Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OHPostdoctoral Fellowship08/2011Pediatric Neuropsychology
    George Mason University, Fairfax, VAPh.D.01/2010Clinical Psychology
    Oregon Health & Science University , Portland, ORPre-Doctoral Internship08/2009
    George Mason University, Fairfax, VAM.A.08/2006Clinical Psychology
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NCB.A.05/2002

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    1. Leviton A, Hooper SR, Hunter SJ, Scott MN, Allred EN, Joseph RM, O'Shea TM, Kuban K. Antecedents of Screening Positive for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Ten-Year-Old Children Born Extremely Preterm. Pediatr Neurol. 2018 04; 81:25-30. PMID: 29523493.
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    2. van der Burg JW, Jensen ET, van de Bor M, Joseph RM, O'Shea TM, Kuban K, Allred EN, Scott M, Hunter S, Hooper SR, Dammann O, Leviton A. Maternal obesity and attention-related symptoms in the preterm offspring. Early Hum Dev. 2017 12; 115:9-15. PMID: 28822870.
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    3. Leviton A, Hunter SJ, Scott MN, Hooper SR, Joseph RM, O'Shea TM, Allred EN, Kuban K. Observer variability identifying attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in 10-year-old children born extremely preterm. Acta Paediatr. 2017 Aug; 106(8):1317-1322. PMID: 28390106.
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    4. Scott MN, Hunter SJ, Joseph RM, O'Shea TM, Hooper SR, Allred EN, Leviton A, Kuban K. Neurocognitive Correlates of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Symptoms in Children Born at Extremely Low Gestational Age. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2017 May; 38(4):249-259. PMID: 28410255.
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    5. Allred EN, Dammann O, Fichorova RN, Hooper SR, Hunter SJ, Joseph RM, Kuban K, Leviton A, O'Shea TM, Scott MN. Systemic Inflammation during the First Postnatal Month and the Risk of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Characteristics among 10 year-old Children Born Extremely Preterm. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2017 09; 12(3):531-543. PMID: 28405874.
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    6. Scott MN, Taylor HG, Fristad MA, Klein N, Espy KA, Minich N, Hack M. Behavior disorders in extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight children in kindergarten. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2012 Apr; 33(3):202-13. PMID: 22245934.
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    7. Walsh KS, Scott MN. Neurocognitive profile in a case of maple syrup urine disease. Clin Neuropsychol. 2010 May; 24(4):689-700. PMID: 20204917.
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    8. Wilens TE, Waxmonsky J, Scott M, Swezey A, Kwon A, Spencer TJ, Biederman J. An open trial of adjunctive donepezil in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 2005 Dec; 15(6):947-55. PMID: 16379515.
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    9. Wilens TE, Hammerness PG, Biederman J, Kwon A, Spencer TJ, Clark S, Scott M, Podolski A, Ditterline JW, Morris MC, Moore H. Blood pressure changes associated with medication treatment of adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. J Clin Psychiatry. 2005 Feb; 66(2):253-9. PMID: 15705013.
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