About the PIs

Christina A Gurnett, MD, PhD

Christina A Gurnett, MD, PhD, is the A Ernest and Jane G Stein Professor of Developmental Neurology and the head of the Division of Pediatric and Developmental Neurology at Washington University in St Louis. She received her M.D. and PhD. Degrees from the University of Iowa where she trained with Kevin Campbell. She completed her clinical training in Neurology and Neurophysiology at Washington University. She was born andraised in Iowa City, IA and completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Notre Dame. She and her husband, Matthew Dobbs, collaborate extensively, and together they have three children.

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Matthew B Dobbs, MD

Matthew B Dobbs, MD, is the Dr Asa C and Mrs Dorothy Jones Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Washington University in St Louis. His completed his medical degree and orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Iowa and his pediatric orthopaedic surgery fellowship at Shriners Hospital/Washington University. He was born in Dallas and raised in Rome, GA and completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Notre Dame.

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