Jennifer P Rubin

  • 213 Citations
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Personal profile

Research Interests

I am a child neurologist who sees children with general neurologic conditions, both in the city and in various outreach clinics. I also have additional specialized training and interest in demyelinating disease (multiple sclerosis, transverse myelitis, neuromyelitis optica) and leukodystrophies. I am the co-director of Lurie's Leukodystrophy Care Center.

Certifications and Licenses

Child Neurology

Training Experience

2005Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Louisville

… → 2002

Research interests

  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pediatric Neurology

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Multiple Sclerosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Pediatrics Medicine & Life Sciences
Case-Control Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Body Mass Index Medicine & Life Sciences
Age of Onset Medicine & Life Sciences
Salts Medicine & Life Sciences
Air Medicine & Life Sciences
Maternal Exposure Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2012 2016

Research Output 2011 2019

  • 213 Citations
  • 21 Article
  • 1 Review article

Acquisition of Early Developmental Milestones and Need for Special Education Services in Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis

Aaen, G., Waltz, M., Vargas, W., Makhani, N., Ness, J., Harris, Y., Casper, T. C., Benson, L., Candee, M., Chitnis, T., Gorman, M., Graves, J., Greenberg, B., Lotze, T., Mar, S., Tillema, J. M., Rensel, M., Rodriguez, M., Rose, J., Rubin, J. P. & 6 others, Schreiner, T., Waldman, A., Weinstock-Guttman, B., Belman, A., Waubant, E. & Krupp, L., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of child neurology. 34, 3, p. 148-152 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Special Education
Multiple Sclerosis
Motor Skills
1 Citation (Scopus)

Admixture mapping reveals evidence of differential multiple sclerosis risk by genetic ancestry

Chi, C., Shao, X., Rhead, B., Gonzales, E., Smith, J. B., Xiang, A. H., Graves, J., Waldman, A., Lotze, T., Schreiner, T., Weinstock-Guttman, B., Aaen, G., Tillema, J. M., Ness, J., Candee, M., Krupp, L., Gorman, M., Benson, L., Chitnis, T., Mar, S. & 13 others, Belman, A., Casper, T. C., Rose, J., Moodley, M., Rensel, M., Rodriguez, M., Greenberg, B., Kahn, L., Rubin, J. P., Schaefer, C., Waubant, E., Langer-Gould, A. & Barcellos, L. F., Jan 1 2019, In : PLoS genetics. 15, 1, e1007808.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Multiple Sclerosis
1 Citation (Scopus)

miRNA contributions to pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis inferred from GWAS

On behalf of the US Network of Pediatric MS Centers, Jan 1 2019, In : Annals of clinical and translational neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Genome-Wide Association Study
Multiple Sclerosis

A Promising Small Molecule for Vanishing White Matter Disease

Mithal, DS. & Rubin, JP., Aug 28 2018, In : Pediatric Neurology Briefs. 32, p. 5 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Dietary factors and pediatric multiple sclerosis: A case-control study

for the US Network of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Centers, Jul 1 2018, In : Multiple Sclerosis Journal. 24, 8, p. 1067-1076 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Case-Control Studies