Deborah M. Zarnow, MD

Deborah M. Zarnow, MD, is a board-certified pediatric neuroradiologist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS

    Internship

    Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA

    Residency

    Diagnostic Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Fellowship

    Neuroradiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Fellow 2003-04)
    Pediatric Neuroradiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    American Board of Radiology/Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology

    Undergraduate Degree

    BA - Biological Basis of Behavior, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Graduate Degree

    MS - Applied Psychology, Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Pediatric Neuroradiologist

    Assistant Professor of Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Abstracts

    2009

    Danzer E, Gerdes M, Zarnow DM, Bebbington MW, Adzick NS, Johnson M.: Preschool neurodevelopmental outcome of children following fetal myelomeningocele closure. 29th Scientific meeting of the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, San Diego, 2009 .

    2008

    Schwartz ES, Roberts TPL, Zarnow DM, Edgar JC, Rey M, Dell J, Magee R. Quantitative analysis of resting state oscillatory rhythms in the healthy adult brain. American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 2, 2008 (Proceedings p. 23)

    Schwartz ES, Zarnow DM, Edgar JC, Dell J, Magee R, Roberts TPL. Unilateral versus bilateral motor representation as a function of age. American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 3, 2008 (Proceedings p. 106)

    Roberts TPL, Schwartz ES, Magee R, Dell J, Edgar JC, Zarnow DM. Quantitative tractography of the corticospinal tracts and correlated magnetoencephalography measures of motor function in epilepsy patients with moderate to severe hemiparesis. American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 3, 2008 (Proceedings p. 107)

    Roberts TPL, Edgar JC, Chen Y-H, Dell J, Magee R, Zarnow DM, Schwartz ES. Unilateral versus bilateral motor representation: Developmental changes. 16th International Conference on Biomagnetism, Sapporo, Japan, August 26, 2008

    Schwartz ES, Zarnow DM, Vossough A, Dlugos DJ, Storm PB, Roberts TPL. Magnetoencephalography in the evaluation of pediatric epilepsy. Radiological Society of North America 94th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, December 1, 2008

    Roberts TPL, Edgar JC, Zarnow DM, Levy S. Evaluation of autism spectrum disorders using magnetoencephalography. Radiological Society of North America 94th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, December 1, 2008

    2006

    Bilaniuk LT, Simon EM, Zimmerman RA, Pollock AN, Feygin T, Zarnow DM. Fetal MR imaging: Myelomeningoceles without Chiari II changes versus terminal myelocystoceles. American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, May 1, 2006 (Proceedings p. 44)

    Zimmerman RA, Meyer H, Bilaniuk LT, Simon EM, Pollock AN, Feygin T, Zarnow DM. 3T single-slab 3D TSE variable flip angle and high isotropic resolution (SPACE) imaging of pediatric brain tumors. American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, May 2, 2006 (Proceedings p. 116)

    Papers

    2010

    Danzer E, Gerdes M, Bebbington MW, Zarnow DM, Adzick NS, Johnson MP. Preschool neurodevelopmental outcome of children following fetal myelomeningocele closure. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010 May;202(5):450.e1-9. Epub 2010 Mar 29. Read the abstract »

    Roberts TP, Khan SY, Rey M, Monroe JF, Cannon K, Blaskey L, Woldoff S, Qasmieh S, Gandal M, Schmidt GL, Zarnow DM, Levy SE, Edgar JC. MEG detection of delayed auditory evoked responses in autism spectrum disorders: towards an imaging biomarker for autism. Autism Res. 2010 Feb;3(1):8-18. Read the abstract »

    2009

    Roberts TP, Khan SY, Blaskey L, Dell J, Levy SE, Zarnow DM, Edgar JC. Developmental correlation of diffusion anisotropy with auditory-evoked response. Neuroreport. 2009 Dec 9;20(18):1586-91. Read the abstract »

    2008

    Danzer E, Adzick NS, Rintoul NE, Zarnow DM, Schwartz ES, Melchionni J, Ernst LM, Flake AW, Sutton LN, Johnson MP. Intradural inclusion cysts following in utero closure of myelomeningocele: clinical implications and follow-up findings. J Neurosurg Pediatr 2008 Dec;2(6):406-13. Read the abstract »

     Weiss PF, Arabshahi B, Johnson A, Bilaniuk LT, Zarnow D, Cahill AM, Feudtner C, Cron RQ. High prevalence of temporomandibular joint arthritis at disease onset in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, as detected by magnetic resonance imaging but not by ultrasound. Arthritis Rheum 2008 Apr;58(4):1189-96. Read the abstract »