Andrea Gropman, MD

Andrea Gropman, MD

Neurology Washington, DC

Professor (tenured), Neurology and Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences Attending, Neurology, Children's National Medical Center


Office Address

  • Children's National Medical Center
    111 Michigan Avenue, N.W.
    Washington, DC 20010
    Phone: (202) 884-2120

Andrea Gropman, MD

Neurology Washington, DC

Professor (tenured), Neurology and Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences Attending, Neurology, Children's National Medical Center

Summary

  • I am a neurogeneticist who is board certified in pediatrics, neurology, developmental disabilities, clinical genetics and biochemical genetics. My research focuses on finding biomarkers using neuroimaging in urea cycle disorders and other inborn errors of metabolism.

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: General Neurology, Neuroimaging, Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, Child Neurology
  • Clinical Interests: Child neurology; Neuroimaging; Neurodevelopmental pediatrics; Neurology

Education & Training

  • National Institutes of Health Clinical CenterNational Institutes of Health Clinical Center
  • Children's National Medical Center - George Washington UniversityChildren's National Medical Center - George Washington University
  • Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins University
  • University of Massachusetts Medical SchoolUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Brandeis University

Certifications & Licensure

  • MD State Medical LicenseMD State Medical License1998 - 2016
  • DC State Medical LicenseDC State Medical License1996 - 2016
  • American Board of Medical GeneticsClinical Genetics
  • American Board of Medical GeneticsClinical Biochemical Genetics
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurodevelopmental Disabilities

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Journal Articles

    • MRI Characteristics of Globus Pallidus Infarcts in Isolated Methylmalonic Acidemia  Baker EH, Sloan JL, Hauser NS, Gropman AL, Adams DR, Toro C, Manoli I, Venditti CP, AJNR Am; J Neuroradiol, 9/4/2014
    • Phenotypic analysis of epilepsy in the mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis, and strokelike episodes-associated mitochondrial DNA A3243G mutation  Demarest ST, Whitehead MT, Turnacioglu S, Pearl PL, Gropman AL, J Child Neurol, 9/1/2014
    • Corpus Callosum Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Volume Measures Are Associated With Disease Severity in Pediatric Niemann-Pick Disease Type C1  Lee R, Apkarian K, Jung ES, Yanjanin N, Yoshida S, Mori S, Park J, Gropman A, Baker EH, Porter FD, Pediatr Neurol, 7/28/2014

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Inherited Metabolic Epilepsies Chapter: "Advances in MR Spectroscopy for Inherited Epilepsies" 
      Breeden A, Prust MJ, Gropman AL
      Editors: Phillip Pearl.Demos Medical Publishing
      2013
    • Inherited Metabolic Epilepsies Chapter: "Mitochondrial Diseases and Epilepsy" 
      Parikh S, Wolfe LA, Gropman A
      Editors: Phillip Pearl.Demos Medical Publishing
      2013
    • Clinical Decision Support: Pediatrics Chapter: Mitochondrial disorders. 
      Turnacioglu S, Gropman A
      Editors: Julia Macmillan.Elsevier
      2012

    Abstracts/Posters

    • Treatment Reverses 7 Years of Cognitive Impairment Secondary to Late-Onset cobalamin C (cblC) Disorder. Robert K. Hindman, Paul Kruszka, Jennifer L. Sloan, Irini Manoli, Andrea Gropman, Kristina Cusmano-Ozog, Charles P. Venditti, Joseph Snow, American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, Chicago, 6/19/2013
    • Fiber tracts in the corpus callosum correlate with scores on behavioral tasks, glutamine and myoinositol levels in patients with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency. Ludwig W, Ellenbogan A, Gropman A, Molecular Genetics and Metabolism, 1/1/2012
    • Understanding Biochemical Alterations in Urea Cycle Disorders. Ellenbogen A, Ludwig W, Gropman A, Annals of Neurology, 1/1/2012

    Lectures

    • Coordinator and speaker: "Neuroimaging in Genetic conditions." Phoenix, AZ - 3/20/2013
    • Invited Talk: "MRI/MRS in urea cycle defects" Fulda, Germany - 10/17/2012
    • Invited Talk: "Urea-cycle defects and hyperammonemia: lessons for the hepatologist." Grenaa, Denmark - 5/29/2012

    Other

    • "Smith Magenis syndrome Overview" Ann CM Smith, Judith E Allanson, Sarah H Elsea, Brenda M Finucane, Barbara Haas-Givler, Andrea Gropman, Kyle P Johnson, James R Lupski, Ellen Magenis, Lorraine Potocki..., GeneReviews: Genetic Disease Online Reviews at GeneTests-GeneClinics (database online); Copyright, U
      http://www.geneclinics.org
      8/1/2006
    • "Holoprosencephaly Overview" Muenke M and Gropman A, GeneReviews: Genetic Disease Online Reviews at GeneTests-GeneClinics (database online); Copyright, U
      http://www.geneclinics.org
      1/1/2003
    • "Pseudotumor cerebri" Gropman A and Packer R, Pediatric Emergencies (on disk), In: Klein, B Orenstein, and T Mayer (eds), CMC Research publication
      1/1/1998

    Grant Support

    • Assessing Neural Mechanisms Of Injury In Inborn Errors Of Urea Metabolism UsingNational Center For Research Resources
      2009 - 2009
    • Assessing Neural Mechanisms Of Injury In Inborn Errors Of Urea Metabolism UsiNational Center For Research Resources
      2009 - 2009
    • Assessing Neural Mechanisms Of Injury In Inborn Errors Of MetabolismNational Center For Research Resources
      2008 - 2008
    • Assessing Neural Mechanisms Of Injury In Inborn Errors Of Urea MetabolismNational Center For Research Resources
      2008 - 2008
    • Assessing Neural Mechanisms Of Injury In Inborn Errors Of Metabolism Using MRINational Center For Research Resources
      2007 - 2007
    • Assessing Neural Mechanisms Of Injury In Inborn Errors Of Metabolism Using AnNational Center For Research Resources
      2006 - 2007
    • Neural Mechanisms Of Injury In Ornithine TranscarbamylasNational Center For Research Resources
      2005 - 2005

    Professional Memberships

    Other Languages

    • Hebrew

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
    • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
    • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
    • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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