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700 Children's Dr T4
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Wendelin A. Burdo-Hartman, MD is a member of the Section of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. She also serves as the Medical Director of the Nationwide Children's Hospital Interdisciplinary Feeding Clinic. Her primary clinical, research and educational activities include neurodevelopmental disabilities and diseases of prematurity. She received her medical degree from The Ohio State University, and completed the pediatric residency program at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, followed by a fellowship in developmental behavioral pediatrics at Michigan State University Butterworth Hospital. Dr. Burdo-Hartman practiced as a general pediatrician in Grand Rapids, Michigan for eight years prior to specializing as a neurodevelopmental pediatrician.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 06/09/1989


  • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
    Date Completed: 06/30/1990


  • Michigan State University Butterworth Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1992


  • Pediatrics


  • Complex Care


  • Neurodevelopmental Disabilitie
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 07/01/2012


  • Downey,L,Corbin; O'Shea,T,Michael; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Kuban,Karl; McElrath,Thomas,F; Warner,Diane,D; Ware,Janice; Hecht,Jonathan,L; Onderdonk,Andrew; Leviton,Alan. 2015. Antenatal and Early Postnatal Antecedents of Parent-Reported Attention Problems at 2 Years of Age.  JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS. Vol. 166, no. 1. (January): 20-U270.
  • Kuban,Karl,CK; O'Shea,T,Michael; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Paneth,Nigel; Hirtz,Deborah; Fichorova,Raina,N; Leviton,Alan. 2014. Systemic Inflammation and Cerebral Palsy Risk in Extremely Preterm Infants.  JOURNAL OF CHILD NEUROLOGY. Vol. 29, no. 12. (December): 1692-1698.
  • Phadke,Anuradha; Msall,Michael,E; Droste,Patrick; Allred,Elizabeth,N; O'Shea,Thomas,Michael; Kuban,Karl; Dammann,Olaf; Leviton,Alan. 2014. Impaired Visual Fixation at the Age of 2 Years in Children Born Before the Twenty-Eighth Week of Gestation. Antecedents and Correlates in the Multi Center ELGAN Study.  PEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY. Vol. 51, no. 1. (July): 36-42.
  • O'Shea,T,Michael; Joseph,Robert,M; Kuban,Karl,CK; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Ware,Janice; Coster,Taryn; Fichorova,Raina,N; Dammann,Olaf; Leviton,Alan. 2014. Elevated blood levels of inflammation-related proteins are associated with an attention problem at age 24 mo in extremely preterm infants.  PEDIATRIC RESEARCH. Vol. 75, no. 6. (June): 781-787.
  • O'Shea,T,Michael; Shah,Bhavesh; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Fichorova,Raina,N; Kuban,Karl,CK; Dammann,Olaf; Leviton,Alan. 2013. Inflammation-initiating illnesses, inflammation-related proteins, and cognitive impairment in extremely preterm infants.  BRAIN BEHAVIOR AND IMMUNITY. Vol. 29, no. March: 104-112.
  • Streimish,Iris,G; Ehrenkranz,Richard,A; Allred,Elizabeth,N; O'Shea,T,Michael; Kuban,Karl,CK; Paneth,Nigel; Leviton,Alan. 2012. Birth weight- and fetal weight-growth restriction: Impact on neurodevelopment.  EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT. Vol. 88, no. 9. (September): 765-771.
  • O'Shea,T,Michael; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Kuban,Karl,CK; Dammann,Olaf; Paneth,Nigel; Fichorova,Raina; Hirtz,Deborah; Leviton,Alan. 2012. Elevated Concentrations of Inflammation-Related Proteins in Postnatal Blood Predict Severe Developmental Delay at 2 Years of Age in Extremely Preterm Infants.  JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS. Vol. 160, no. 3. (March): 395-401.
  • Helderman,Jennifer,B; O'Shea,Thomas,M; Kuban,Karl,CK; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Hecht,Jonathan,L; Dammann,Olaf; Paneth,Nigel; McElrath,T,F; Onderdonk,Andrew; Leviton,Alan. 2012. Antenatal Antecedents of Cognitive Impairment at 24 Months In Extremely Low Gestational Age Newborns.
  • O'Shea,T,Michael; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Kuban,Karl,CK; Hirtz,Deborah; Specter,Barbara; Durfee,Sara; Paneth,Nigel; Leviton,Alan. 2012. Intraventricular Hemorrhage and Developmental Outcomes at 24 Months of Age in Extremely Preterm Infants.
  • Logan,J,Wells; O'Shea,T,Michael; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Laughon,Matthew,M; Bose,Carl,L; Dammann,Olaf; Batton,Daniel,G; Engelke,Stephen,C; Leviton,Alan. 2011. Early postnatal hypotension and developmental delay at 24 months of age among extremely low gestational age newborns.  ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD-FETAL AND NEONATAL EDITION. Vol. 96, no. 5. (September): F321-F328.
  • Logan,J,W; O'Shea,T,M; Allred,E,N; Laughon,M,M; Bose,C,L; Dammann,O; Batton,D,G; Kuban,K,C; Paneth,N; Leviton,A. 2011. Early postnatal hypotension is not associated with indicators of white matter damage or cerebral palsy in extremely low gestational age newborns.  JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 31, no. 8. (August): 524-534.
  • Leviton,Alan; Kuban,Karl,CK; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Fichorova,Raina,N; O'Shea,T,Michael; Paneth,Nigel. 2011. Early postnatal blood concentrations of inflammation-related proteins and microcephaly two years later in infants born before the 28th post-menstrual week.  EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT. Vol. 87, no. 5. (May): 325-330.
  • Van Marter,Linda,J; Kuban,Karl,CK; Allred,Elizabeth; Bose,Carl; Dammann,Olaf; O'Shea,Michael; Laughon,Matthew; Ehrenkranz,Richard,A; Schreiber,Michael,D; Karna,Padmani; Leviton,Alan. 2011. Does bronchopulmonary dysplasia contribute to the occurrence of cerebral palsy among infants born before 28 weeks of gestation?.  ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD-FETAL AND NEONATAL EDITION. Vol. 96, no. 1. (January): F20-F29.
  • Leviton,Alan; Allred,Elizabeth; Kuban,Karl,CK; Dammann,Olaf; O'Shea,T,Michael; Hirtz,Deborah; Schreiber,Michael,D; Paneth,Nigel. 2010. Early Blood Gas Abnormalities and the Preterm Brain.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY. Vol. 172, no. 8. (October): 907-916.
  • Leviton,Alan; Kuban,Karl; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Hecht,Jonathan,L; Onderdonk,Andrew; O'Shea,T,Michael; McElrath,Thomas; Paneth,Nigel. 2010. Antenatal antecedents of a small head circumference at age 24-months post-term equivalent in a sample of infants born before the 28th post-menstrual week.  EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT. Vol. 86, no. 8. (August): 515-521.
  • Laughon,Matthew; O'Shea,Michael,T; Allred,Elizabeth,N; Bose,Carl; Kuban,Karl; Van Marter,Linda,J; Ehrenkranz,Richard,A; Leviton,Alan. 2009. Chronic Lung Disease and Developmental Delay at 2 Years of Age in Children Born Before 28 Weeks' Gestation.
  • Burdo-Hartman,Wendelin,A; Patel,Dilip,R. 2008. Medical Home and Transition Planning for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs.  PEDIATRIC CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA. Vol. 55, no. 6. (December): 1287-?.
  • Kuban,Karl,CK; Allred,Elizabeth,N; O'Shea,Michael; Paneth,Nigel; Pagano,Marcello; Leviton,Alan. 2008. An Algorithm for Identifying and Classifying Cerebral Palsy in Young Children.  JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS. Vol. 153, no. 4. (October): 466-472.
  • Kuban,K,CK; O'Shea,M; Allred,E; Leviton,A; Gilmore,H; duPlessis,A; Krishnamoorthy,K; Hahn,C; Soul,J; O'Connor,S,E; Miller,K; Church,P,T; Keller,C; Bream,R; Adair,R; Miller,A; Romano,E; Bassan,H; Kerkering,K; Engelke,S; Marshall,D; Milowic,K; Wereszczak,J; Hubbard,C; Washburn,L; Dillard,R; Heller,C; Burdo-Hartman,W; Fagerman,L; Sutton,D; Karna,P; Olomu,N; Caldarelli,L; Oca,M; Lohr,K; Scheiner,A. 2005. Video and CD-ROM as a training tool for performing neurologic examinations of 1-year-old children in a multicenter epidemiologic study.  JOURNAL OF CHILD NEUROLOGY. Vol. 20, no. 10. (October): 829-831.
  • Madden M, Noritz G, Burdo-Hartman WA, Makni M, Gleeson S, Budin L, Conkol K, Damo, E, Roldan D, Kelleher K. “A population-wide Intervention to Improve the Care of Children with Medical Complexity”. In American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine Annual Meeting
  • Kuban KC, O'Shea M, Allred E, Leviton A, Gilmore H, DuPlessis A, Krishnamoorthy K, Hahn C, Soul J, O'Connor SE, Miller K, Church PT, Keller C, Bream R, Adair R, Miller A, romano E, Bassan H, Kerkering A, Angelke S, Marshall D, Milowic K, Wereszczak J, Hubbard C, Washburn L, Dillard R, Heller C, Burdo-Hartman W, Fagerman L, Sutton D, Karna P, Olomu N, Caldarelli L, Oca M, Lohr K, Scheiner A. Video and CD-Rom as a training tool for performing neurologic examinations of 1 year old children in a multicenter epidemiologic study.  Journal of Child Neurology.
  • Burdo-Hartman W, Patel DR. MedicalHome and Transition Planning for Young Adults with Developmental Disabilities.  Ped Clin North Am.
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