Kennedy Krieger Institute
, a nonprofit organization which improves the lives of children and adolescents with disorders and injuries of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, raised more than $100,000 at the 15th annual ROAR for Kids event April 27 at Oregon Ridge Park in Cockeysville.
Hilary Vernon, TAZPOWER trial investigator, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Director, Barth Syndrome Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute
, Baltimore, MD.
These partnerships have included: 8,800+ meals packaged and delivered through the Maryland Food Bank, over 200 miles walked at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Baltimore's Red Shoe Shuffle and continuously being a Leading Sponsor of Kennedy Krieger Institute
's festival of trees program.
"Our study supports that anxiety and mood disorders, although highly prevalent in those with ASD alone, are even more prevalent in individuals who have ADHD," wrote Eliza Gordon-Lipkin, MD, of the Kennedy Krieger Institute
, Baltimore, and her associates.
In an effort to compare the comorbidity of anxiety and mood disorders in children with ASD, with and without ADHD, Eliza Gordon-Lipkin, M.D., from the Kennedy Krieger Institute
in Baltimore, and colleagues used child data (aged 6 to 17 years) from the Interactive Autism Network, an internet-mediated, parent-report, autism research registry.
The parents later took her to the Paediatric Rehabilitation Unit of the Kennedy Krieger Institute
She is also working as a Behavior Data Specialist at Kennedy Krieger Institute
on the Neurobehavioral Unit working with individuals with severe self-injurious and aggressive behavior.
Foundation support is critical to TACT and a win-win situation for them and the researchers, according to TACT chairperson Kathryn Wagner, MD, PhD, who is also director of the Center for Genetic Muscle Disorders at Kennedy Krieger Institute
in Baltimore, MD.
Recreational sports can help people rehab following a spinal-cord injury (SCI), and ultimately help them to become happier, according to researchers at the Kennedy Krieger Institute
The researchers recruited the parents of 202 children and teens with ASD and their 179 TD siblings through the Interactive Autism Network Project at the Kennedy Krieger Institute
Some of her most important work is with a program called I-Skate at the Kennedy Krieger Institute
in Baltimore, where she works with kids who have spinal cord injuries and neurological problems.