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 (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training Medical SchoolMD - University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS InternshipPresbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA ResidencyDiagnostic Radiology - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA FellowshipNeuroradiology - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Fellow) Pediatric Neuroradiology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Board CertificationNeuroradiologyRadiologyGraduate DegreeMS - Applied Psychology, Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL Titles and Academic Titles Pediatric NeuroradiologistAssistant Professor of Clinical Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Departments and Services Center for Fetal Diagnosis and TreatmentDepartment of Radiology Publications Papers2017 Pisapia JM, Akbari H, Rozycki M, Goldstein H, Bakas S, Rathore S, Moldenhauer JS, Storm PB, Zarnow DM, Anderson RCE, Heuer GG, Davatzikos C. Use of Fetal Magnetic Resonance Image Analysis and Machine Learning to Predict the Need for Postnatal Cerebrospinal Fluid Diversion in Fetal Ventriculomegaly. JAMA Pediatr. 2017 Dec 18. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2017.3993. [Epub ahead of print] Pisapia JM, Rozycki M, Akbari H, Bakas S, Thawani JP, Moldenhauer JS, Storm PB, Zarnow DM, Davatzikos C, Heuer GG. Correlations of atrial diameter and frontooccipital horn ratio with ventricle size in fetal ventriculomegaly. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Mar;19(3):300-306. 2016 Victoria T, Johnson AM, Edgar JC, Zarnow DM, Vossough A, Jaramillo D. Comparison Between 1.5-T and 3-T MRI for Fetal Imaging: Is There an Advantage to Imaging With a Higher Field Strength? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 Jan;206(1):195-201. doi: 10.2214/AJR.14.14205. Read the abstract. 2014 Lang SS, Goldberg E, Zarnow D, Johnson MP, Storm PB, Heuer GG: Case Report: Prenatal diagnosis of hemimegalencephaly. World Neurosurg. 2014 Jul-Aug;82(1-2):241.e5-8. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2013.09.028. Epub 2013 Sep 19. Roberts TP, Heiken K, Edgar JC, Berman J, Zarnow D, Blaskey L, Levy S, Nagae L, Solot C, Dell J: Left hemispheric diffusivity of the arcuate fasciculus: Influences of Autism Spectrum Disorder and language impairment. Am J Neuroradiol 35(3): 587-92, 2014. Lang SS, Goldberg E, Zarnow D, Johnson MP, Storm PB, Heuer GG. Prenatal diagnosis of hemimegalencephaly. World Neurosurg. 2014 Jul-Aug;82(1-2):241.e5-8. Jackson EM, Schwartz DM, Sestokas AK, Zarnow DM, Adzick NS, Johnson MP, Heuer GG, Sutton LN. Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring in patients undergoing tethered cord surgery after fetal myelomeningocele repair. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2014 Apr;13(4):355-61. 2013 Roberts TP, Lanza MR, Dell J, Qasmieh S, Hines K, Blaskey L, Zarnow DM, Levy SE, Edgar JC, Berman JI: Maturational differences in thalamocortical white matter microstructure and auditory evoked response latencies in autism spectrum disorders. Brain Res 1537: 79-85, Nov 2013. Posters and PresentationsLectures by Invitation 2013 "Neural Tube Defects: Role of Ultrafast MRI," Update on Prenatal Diagnosis and Treatment of Fetal Anomalies, Philadelphia, PA, November 2013. "Applications of MRI for Fetal Brain Assessment," 5th Annual Philadelphia Prenatal Conference, June 2013. Editorial and Academic Positions Institutional Committees 2013-present, Member, University of Pennsylvania Disciplinary Hearing Panel 2008-present, Member, Decrease Sedation in MRI, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Leadership and Memberships Memberships in Professional Organizations International 1999-present, Radiological Society of North America (Member) National 2013-present, Society for Pediatric Radiology (Member) 2009-present, American Society of Functional Neuroradiology (Member) 2007-present, American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology (Member) 2003-present, American Society of Neuroradiology (Senior Member) 2003-present, American College of Radiology (Member) 1999-present, American Roentgen Ray Society (Member) Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The comments are submitted by patients and families and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not reflect the views of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.