Sean C. Rose, MD

Sean Rose

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Sean Rose, MD, is a pediatric sports neurologist and co-director of the Complex Concussion Clinic at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and assistant professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University. His clinical practice focuses on concussion and other neurological conditions in athletes. He is one of only a few child neurologists in the country to have completed a fellowship in Sports Neurology. His research interests include the neurocognitive effects of sub-concussive impacts and the physiological mechanisms of concussion and post-concussion syndrome. He is board certified in neurology with special qualifications in child neurology.

Among his experiences, Dr. Rose has provided sideline coverage for multiple high schools, division 1 collegiate athletics programs, and a semi-pro soccer team. He was also a consultant for the NBA’s concussion program and led a multi-year prospective outcomes study in youth football players.

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Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Outstanding House Staff Publication Award, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2015
  • Resident Research Award, The Ohio State University Department of Neurology, 2015
  • Member, Concussion Task Force, The Ohio State University, 2015
  • Member, Concussion Work Group, Quality and Safety Subcommittee, American Academy of Neurology, 2018 - Present
  • Member, American Academy of Neurology, 2013 - Present
  • Member, Child Neurology Society, 2013 - Present

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 01/01/2018

Board Certifications
  • Child Neurology
  • Neurology
Fellowship The Sports Neurology Clinic at The CORE Institute Date Completed: 06/30/2016
Residency Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2015
Residency Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2012
Medical School University of Virginia School of Medicine Date Completed: 05/23/2010
Undergraduate School University of Notre Dame Date Completed: 06/21/2006
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