Laurel A. Slaughter, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Laurel A. Slaughter, MD

Laurel A. Slaughter, MD

Physician Team

Neurology Residency

Physician Team

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4625
FX: (614) 722-4633

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus


Laurel A. Slaughter, MD, is an attending pediatric neurologist at Nationwide Children’s and Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Slaughter’s clinical focus at Nationwide Children’s is in the burgeoning area of neonatal neurology, primarily in outpatient follow-up of neonates with neurologic conditions.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Wisconsin Hospital
    Date Completed: 05/16/2004


  • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
    Date Completed: 06/30/2006


  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2009


  • Pediatrics


  • Neurology


  • Child Neurology
  • Neurology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/01/2009


  • Slaughter LA, Patel AD, Slaughter JL. 2013. Pharmacological treatment of neonatal seizures: a systematic review.  Journal of Child Neurology. Vol. 28, no. 3. (March): 351-64.
  • Lenora Lehwald and Laurel Slaughter. 2012. Neurology of the Neonate. In Manual of Pediatric Neurology. Edited by Pedro Weisleder. Singapore: World Scientific.
  • Slaughter L; Egelhoff J; Balmakund T. 2009. Neurologic outcome in neonatal temporal lobe hemorrhagic venous infarcts.  Journal Of Child Neurology. Vol. 24, no. 10. (October): e1236.
  • Slaughter,Laurel; Vartzelis,George; Arthur,Todd. 2009. New GLUT-1 mutation in a child with treatment-resistant epilepsy.  EPILEPSY RESEARCH. Vol. 84, no. 2-3. (April): 254-256.
  • Slaughter L; Vartzelis G; Arthur T. 2009. New GLUT-1 mutation in a child with treatment-resistant epilepsy.  Epilepsy Research. Vol. 84, no. 2-3. (April): e254.
  • Heil JW; Malinowski L; Rinderknecht A; Broderick JP; Franz D. 2008. Use of intravenous tissue plasminogen activator in a 16-year-old patient with basilar occlusion.  Journal Of Child Neurology. Vol. 23, no. 9. (September): e1049.

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Member, Child Neurology Society
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000