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Harvey Singer, MD

Harvey S Singer, MD
Haller Professor of Pediatric Neurological Diseases
Professor of Neurology

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  • Haller Professor of Pediatric Neurological Diseases
  • Professor of Neurology
  • Professor of Pediatrics

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  • Pediatric Neurology Center


Neurology, Pediatric Neurology, Tourette's Syndrome

Research Interests

Neuroimmunology of movement disorders; Immune mechanisms in autism; Pediatric movement disorders (Tourette syndrome, stereotypies, other)


Dr. Harvey Singer focuses on general child neurology with a principal interest in caring for children with movement disorders.

Dr. Singers research focuses on clinical problems, such as pediatric movement disorders, Tourette syndrome and motor stereotypies. He also focuses on therapeutic trials for movement disorders and the identification of genetic biomarkers, and studies of the underlying pathophysiology. He also actively studies autoimmune mechanisms in autism.

Dr. Harvey Singer received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University Medical School. He completed his internship in pediatrics at the University of Illinois Research and Educational Hospital. He completed his residency in pediatric at Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital followed by a residency in child neurology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.


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Dr. Harvey Singer serves on the Medical Advisory Board for the Greater Washington Tourette Syndrome Chapter and is a member of the Scientific Advisory Council for the National Incontinentia Pigmenti Association.

Clinical Trial Keywords

  • Motor stereotypy disorder: genetics
  • Motor stereotypy disorder: electrophysiology
  • Motor stereotypy disorder: neuroimaging
  • Tourette syndrome: genetics
  • Tourette syndrome: Positron emission tomgraphy
  • Tourette syndrome: Glutamate modulators in the treatment of tics

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    • St. Vincent Charity Medical Center (Cleveland OH ) (1966)


    • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Neurology (Baltimore MD ) (1975)
    • Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital / Pediatrics (Cleveland OH ) (1970)


    • Neurology/Special Child Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (1977)
    • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1971)
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    Johns Hopkins Pediatric Specialty Clinic
    200 N. Wolfe Street
    Rubenstein Child Health
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 410-955-4259
    Appointment Phone: 410-955-4259
    Fax: 410-614-2297
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    Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center
    601 N. Caroline Street
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Appointment Phone: 410-955-4259
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    • Neurology - Pediatric Neurology

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