Neurodevelopmental outcomes of the premature infant; Limits of viability; Risk factors for abnormal developmental outcomes; Neonatal Ethics
Dr. Marilee Allen is a professor of pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her areas of clinical expertise include neonatal-perinatal medicine and neurodevelopmental disabilities.
Dr. Allen earned a B.S. in biological sciences from Cornell University and received her M.D. from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. She completed a residency at Johns Hopkins as well as fellowships in developmental pediatrics at the John F. Kennedy Institute for Handicapped Children and in neonatology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. She joined the faculty of Johns Hopkins in 1981.
Her research is related to the neurodevelopmental outcomes of the premature infant and neonatal ethics.
Dr. Allen is a fellow of the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine and the American Academy of Pediatrics, and a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Pediatric Society, the Society for Developmental Pediatrics and the Society for Pediatric Research. She has published extensively and has won several awards and honors for her research.
American Pediatric Society, Member
American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, Fellow
American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow
Johns Hopkins Medical and Surgical Association, Member
Johns Hopkins Women's Medical Association, Member
Johns Hopkins University Women's Network, Member
Kennedy Fellows Association, Member
Maryland Perinatal Association, Member
National Perinatal Association, Member
Society for Developmental Pediatrics, Member
Society for Pediatric Research, Member