Karen L. Ratliff-Schaub, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Karen L. Ratliff-Schaub, MD

Karen L. Ratliff-Schaub, MD

Contact Information

Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-2438
FX: (614) 722-4966

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus

Biography

Karen Ratliff-Schaub, MD, is Director of the Diagnostic Program at the Child Development Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Ratliff-Schaub is also the Medical Director at The Nisonger Center for Developmental Disabilities at The Ohio State University. Her primary clinical, research and educational activities include autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and developmental disabilities. Dr. Ratliff-Schaub received her medical degree from Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine in Rootstown, Ohio, and completed the pediatric residency program at the Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio, followed by a fellowship in behavioral and developmental pediatrics at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland.

Gender:

  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Research Interests

Research Funding*:

  • LEND Project - MCH Interdisciplinary Leadership Training Program, Ohio State University Research Foundation, Health Resources and Services Administration, $83,856

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/01/1986

Residency

  • Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
    Date Completed: 06/30/1989

Fellowship

  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1992

Department:

  • Pediatrics

Section:

  • Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics

Specialty:

  • Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 06/30/2005

Publications

  • Geraghty M, Bates-Wall J, Ratliff-Schaub K and Lane A. 2011. Nutritional Interventions and Therapies in Autism: A Spectrum of What We Know: Part 2.  ICAN: Infant, Child and Adolescent Nutrition.
  • Geraghty M, Bates-Wall J, Ratliff-Schaub K and Lane A. 2011. Nutritional Interventions and Therapies in Autism: A Spectrum of What We Know: Part 2.  ICAN: Infant, Child and Adolescent Nutrition..
  • Kimmel,S and Ratliff-Schaub, K. 2011. Growth and Development. In Textbook Of Family Medicine. Edited by Rakel,R and Rakel,D. Philadelphi: Elsevier.
  • Geraghty, M, Bates-Wall, J, Ratliff-Schaub,K and Lane, A. 2010. Nutritional Interventions and Therapies in Autism: A spectrum of what we know.  ICAN: Infant, child, & Adolescent Nutrition.
  • Case-Smith J and Ratliff-Schaub K. 2009. Other Sensory Problems. In Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics. Philadelphia: Elsevier Science Publications.
  • Ratliff-Schaub K. 2009. School Readiness. In Textbook of Pediatric Care. Edited by McInerny T. Elk Grove Village: American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • Baum RA, Nash PL, Foster JE, Spader M, Ratliff-Schaub K, Coury DL. 2008. Primary care of children and adolescents with down syndrome: an update.  Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care.. Vol. 38, no. 8. (September): 241-261.
  • Herman GE, Henninger N, Ratliff-Schaub K, Pastore M, Fitzgerald S, McBride KL. 2007. Genetic testing in autism: how much is enough?.  Genetics in Medicine. Vol. 9, no. 5. (January): 268-274.
  • Kimmel S and Ratliff-Schaub K. 2007. Growth and Development. In Textbook of Family Medicine. Edited by Rakel R. Philadelphia: Saunders.
  • Ratliff-Schaub K and Carey T. 2005. Randomized Controlled Trial of Transdrmal Secretin on Behavior of Children with Autism.  Autism. Vol. 3, no. 9. (January): 256-265.
  • Ratliff-Schaub K. 2004. Autism.  Family Practice Recertification. Vol. 3, no. 26. (January): 99-106.
  • Carey T, Ratliff-Schaub K. 2002. Double Blind Placebo Controlled Trial of Secretin: Effects of Aberrant Behavior in Children with Autism.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. Vol. 3, no. 32. (January): 161-167.
  • Christner J and Ratliff-Schaub K. 2001. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment.  Family Practice Recertification.
  • Ratliff-Schaub K, Hunt CE, Crowell D, Golub H, Smok Pearsall S, Palmer P, Schafer SC, Bak S, Cantey-Kiser J, O'Bell R and The Chime Study Group. 2001. Relationship Between Infant Sleep Position and Motor Development in Preterm Infants.  Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. Vol. 5, no. 22. (January): 293-300.
  • Kimmel S and Ratliff-Schaub K. Growth and Development. In Textbook of Family Medicine.
  • Herman GE, Henninger N, Ratliff-Schaub K, Pastore M, Fitzgerald S, McBride KL. Genetic testing in autism: how much is enough? Genetics in Medicine 9(5): 268-74, 2007.
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