2016 Research Annual Report
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Fig A: This figure shows the rates of medication use among children with Down syndrome, by age and category of medication.

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Featured Research

Medication Use Patterns in Down Syndrome Change as Children Age, Develop

Specialists who treat children and teens with Down syndrome sometimes encounter “diagnostic overshadowing,” a tendency to attribute a child’s behavior problems to the syndrome, rather than other common conditions.

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Division Summary

Research and Training Details
Faculty 18
Joint Appointment Faculty 1
Research Fellows and Post Docs 2
Total Annual Grant Award Dollars $2,439,901
Total Publications 26
Clinical Activities and Training
Staff Physicians 1
Staff Psychologists 15
Clinical Fellows 6
Inpatient Encounters 50
Outpatient Encounters 24,624