Christopher J. Timan, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Christopher J. Timan, MD

Christopher J. Timan, MD

Physician Team

Neonatology Fellowship

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4530
FX: (614) 722-4541

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus


Christopher J. Timan, MD, is a member of the Neonatology Section at Nationwide Children's Hospital and a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. His research interests involve the neurological evaluation and follow-up of infant survivors of prematurity and critical neonatal illness. As director of the Neonatal Developmental Clinic, Dr. Timan currently participates in the medical and neurological follow-up evaluation of infants in clinical studies including the Neonatal Research Network (NRN) multicenter trials of hypothermia for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE). Previous follow up studies have included nitric oxide for the prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia, and the (BEAM) Beneficial Effects of Antenatal Magnesium (MFMU) Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network follow up of infants exposed to prenatal magnesium sulfate for the prevention of cerebral palsy.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/11/1993


  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1994


  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1996


  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Date Completed: 06/30/1999


  • Pediatrics


  • Neonatology


  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 11/16/1999


  • Jadcherla SR, Chan CY, Moore R, Malkar M, Timan CJ, Valentine CJ. 2012. Impact of feeding strategies on the frequency and clearance of acid and nonacid gastroesophageal reflux events in dysphagic neonates.  JPEN Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. Vol. 36, no. 4. (July): 449-55.
  • Cordero, Leandro; Timan, Christopher J.; Waters, Heather H.; Sachs, Larry A. 2002. Mean arterial pressures during thefirst 24 hours of life in < or = 600-gram birth weight infants.  Journal of Perinatology. Vol. 5, no. 22. (July): 348-353.
  • Lo, Warren D.; Wolny, Arlene C.; Timan, Christopher; Shin, David; Hinkle, George H. 1993. Blood-brain barrier permeability and the brain extracellular space in acute cerebral inflammation.  Journal of the Neurological Sciences. Vol. 118, no. 2. (January): 188-193.
  • LUNNEN K, D; MORGAN R, D; TIMAN C, J; KRZYCKI J, A; REEVE J, N; WILSON G G. 1989. Characterization And Cloning Of Mwo-i-gcn-7gc A New Type-ii Restriction-modification System From Methanobacterium-wolfei.  Gene (Amsterdam). Vol. 77, no. 1. (January): 11-19.
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