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Scheduling Appointments Appointments for Research Studies

There are no direct benefits for participation in any research study offered by the Center for Genetic Disorders of Cognition & Behavior. If you are interested in learning more about, or are interested in participating in a study, please contact us. Any information you give is kept confidential.

Gene Expression and Genetic Mental Retardation
For appointments, please contact:
Main Number: 443-923-7600 or
E-mail: gcbcenter@kennedykrieger.org

Investigation of Simvastatin Therapy in Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome
Currently, the recruitment is done through the National Institutes of Health (NIH). For more information please call Halima Goodwin, CPNP at 301-594-2005, or Forbes Porter, M.D., Ph.D. at 301-435-4432 at the NIH.

SLOS Behavioral Phenotype Study
For appointment please contact:
Main Number: 443-923-7600 or
E-mail: gcbcenter@kennedykrieger.org

ASD in Down Syndrome: A Model of Repetitive and Stereotypic Behavior In Idiopathic ASD
For appointments, please contact:
Marie Andachter, Study Coordinator
Main number: 443-923-7716
E-mail: andachter@kennedykrieger.org

A 20-week double blind placebo controlled clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of rivastigmine in children and adolescents (ages 10-18) with Down syndrome
For appointments, please contact:
Marie Andachter, Study Coordinator
Main number: 443-923-7716
E-mail: andachter@kennedykrieger.org

Epigenetic Influences in Idiopathic Autism
For appointments, please contact:
Marie Andachter, Study Coordinator
Main number: 443-923-7716
E-mail: andachter@kennedykrieger.org

Creating a Pediatric Imaging-Genomics Data Resource
For appointments, please contact:
Mohsin Javid, Study Coordinator
Main number: 443-923-2793
E-mail: javid@kennedykrieger.org

Appointments for Clinical Programs

For appointments at the Fragile X Clinic please contact:

Leann Rosenberg, B.S.
Clinic Coordinator
Phone: 443-923-9326
Fax: 443-923-7696
E-Mail: Rosenbergl@kennedykrieger.org

Appointments at any of the following outpatient clinics can be initiated through Kennedy Kriegerís Care Management Office, where trained staff assist families in identifying the most appropriate services for each individual child.