Bradley L. Schlaggar, MD, PhD
Dr. Schlaggar is the Head of the Division of Pediatric and Developmental Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine and Neurologist-in-Chief at St. Louis Children's Hospital.
He is the A. Ernest and Jane G. Stein Professor of Developmental Neurology, in Neurology and a Professor of Neurology, Radiology, Anatomy & Neurobiology, Psychiatry, and Pediatrics.
He is board certified in Neurology with Special Competence in Child Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
He served as Director of the Pediatric Neurology Residency Training Program from 2006-2013.
Honors & Awards:
1985 Sigma Xi Scientific Honors Society
Dr. Schlaggar has been listed annually in the "Best Doctors in America" since 2005 for Child Neurology.
Dr. Schlaggar is a member of the Society for Neuroscience, the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Child Neurology Society, the American Academy of Neurology, the Society for Pediatric Research, the Movement Disorders Society, and the American Academy of Neurology. He is also a member of the Missouri State Medical Association. He is a co-Founder and Vice President of the Flux Society for Integrative Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience.
Originally from Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Schlaggar received his Honors ScB magna cum laude in Neural Science from Brown University in 1986, and his MD and PhD degrees from Washington University School of Medicine in 1994. His graduate work was with Dr. Dennis O’Leary (Salk Institute) on the development and differentiation of the neocortex. He completed residency training in Pediatric Medicine at St. Louis Children's Hospital (SLCH), and Pediatric Neurology at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/St. Louis Children’s Hospital in 1999.
Selected Publications (Since 2010)
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