Biographies

Tracy A. Glauser, MD

Associate Director, Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation

Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Co-Director, Genetic Pharmacology Service

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636-4222

Fax: 513-636-3980

Email: tracy.glauser@cchmc.org

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Specialties

Clinical Interests

Epilepsy; pharmacogenetics; clinical pharmacology

Research Interests

Clinical pharmacology; pharmacogenetics; antiepileptic clinical trials 

Biography

Tracy A. Glauser, MD, is professor of Pediatrics, director of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center and co-director of the Genetic Pharmacology Service at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Glauser received his medical degree, cum laude, from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in pediatrics at the John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD, and fellowship in child neurology at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Glauser completed a National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke research fellowship in pediatric neurology and was a fellow in epilepsy and electroencephalography at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri.

Dr. Glauser has authored and co-authored more than 130 articles and book chapters, been involved with the development of 6 evidence based guidelines about epilepsy therapy and given over 150 invited lectures throughout the world. He has been the principal investigator on multiple NIH grants. Currently, Dr. Glauser directs the NIH funded Childhood Absence Epilepsy clinical trial involving 32 pediatric centers around the United States. Dr. Glauser’s fields of expertise are pediatric neurology, pediatric epilepsy, clinical pharmacology and pharmacogenetics.

Education and Training

MD: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 1985.

Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD.

Fellowship: St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO.

Certification: Pediatrics, 1990; Neurology (with special competence in child neurology), 1991.

Publications

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Grants

Sodium channel gene variation in the treatment of epilepsy. Collaborator. Apr 2009 - Mar 2014. #R01NS062756.

The epilepsy phenome/ genome project (EPGP). Pharmacogenetics Core/Site Principal Investigator. May 2007- Apr 2012. #R01NS053998.