Beth S. Slomine, Ph.D., ABPP

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Co-Director, Center for Brain Injury Recovery, Director, Training and Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Services

Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 North Broadway
Baltimore MD 21205
Phone: (443) 923-2725
Email: Slomine@Kennedykrieger.org

Dr. Beth Slomine is currently the co-director of the Center for Brain Injury Recovery and the director of training and neuropsychological rehabilitation services within the Department of Neuropsychology at Kennedy Krieger Institute. She is also an associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and associate professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Slomine is a licensed psychologist and board certified clinical neuropsychologist. She is also a board certified subspecialist in pediatric neuropsychology.  

Biographical Sketch: 

Dr. Slomine earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of Florida in 1995. She completed a psychology internship at the Brockton/West Roxbury Veteran's Administration Medical Center and Harvard University. Dr. Slomine completed a post-doctoral fellowship in geriatric psychology and neuropsychology at the Philadelphia Geriatric Center. Dr. Slomine serves on the board of directors for the American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology and serves as an oral examiner for the clinical neuropsychology board certification examination process. Dr. Slomine is also the associate editor for Rehabilitation Psychology and serves on the editorial board for Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation and Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology.

Research Summary: 

Dr. Slomine’s primary research interests include measurement of outcome following brain injury as well as exploring factors that influence outcome following neurological injury. Specifically, Dr. Slomine has developed and validated innovative measurement tools, examined neuropsychological and neuropsychiatric outcomes following brain injury, and explored the efficacy of medical and psychological intervention for treatment of brain injury. She is currently a co-investigator for a multi-center clinical trial examining outcome in children who receive hypothermia treatment following cardiac arrest. She is also currently exploring measurement and outcomes in children with brain injury who are in a minimally conscious state.

Research Publications:

Silverstein FS, Slomine BS, Christensen J, Holubkov R, Page K, Dean JM, Moler FW, Therapeutic Hypothermia to Improve Survival After Cardiac Arrest Trial Group. (2016). Functional Outcome Trajectories After Out-of-Hospital Pediatric Cardiac Arrest. Crit Care Med. 44(12), e1165-e1174. Abstract
Moler FW, Hutchison JS, Nadkarni VM, Silverstein FS, Meert KL, Holubkov R, Page K, Slomine BS, Christensen JR, Dean JM, Therapeutic Hypothermia After Pediatric Cardiac Arrest Out-of-Hospital Trial Investigators (2016). Targeted Temperature Management After Pediatric Cardiac Arrest Due To Drowning: Outcomes and Complications. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 17(8), 712-720. Abstract
Meert KL, Slomine BS, Christensen JR, Telford R, Holubkov R, Dean JM, Moler FW, Therapeutic Hypothermia after Pediatric Cardiac Arrest Trial Investigators (2016). Family Burden After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in Children. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 17(6), 498-507. Abstract
Slomine BS, Silverstein FS, Christensen JR, Holubkov R, Page K, Dean JM, Moler FW, THAPCA Trial Group (2016). Neurobehavioral Outcomes in Children After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. Pediatrics. 137(4), . Abstract
Moler FW, Silverstein FS, Holubkov R, Slomine BS, Christensen JR, Nadkarni VM, Meert KL, Clark AE, Browning B, Pemberton VL, Page K, Shankaran S, Hutchison JS, Newth CJ, Bennett KS, Berger JT, Topjian A, Pineda JA, Koch JD, Schleien CL, Dalton HJ, Ofori-Amanfo G, Goodman DM, Fink EL, McQuillen P, Zimmerman JJ, Thomas NJ, van der Jagt EW, Porter MB, Meyer MT, Harrison R, Pham N, Schwarz AJ, Nowak JE, Alten J, Wheeler DS, Bhalala US, Lidsky K, Lloyd E, Mathur M, Shah S, Wu T, Theodorou AA, Sanders RC Jr, Dean JM, THAPCA Trial Investigators (2015). Therapeutic hypothermia after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in children. N Engl J Med. 372(20), 1898-908. Abstract
Nelson AP, Roper BL, Slomine BS, Morrison C, Greher MR, Janusz J, Larson JC, Meadows ME, Ready RE, Rivera Mindt M, Whiteside DM, Willment K, Wodushek TR (2015). [Formula: see text]Official Position of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology (AACN): Guidelines for Practicum Training in Clinical Neuropsychology. Clin Neuropsychol. 29(7), 879-904. Abstract
Holubkov R, Clark AE, Moler FW, Slomine BS, Christensen JR, Silverstein FS, Meert KL, Pollack MM, Dean JM (2015). Efficacy outcome selection in the therapeutic hypothermia after pediatric cardiac arrest trials. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 16(1), 1-10. Abstract
Moler FW, Silverstein FS, Meert KL, Clark AE, Holubkov R, Browning B, Slomine BS, Christensen JR, Dean JM (2013). Rationale, timeline, study design, and protocol overview of the therapeutic hypothermia after pediatric cardiac arrest trials. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 14(7), e304-15. Abstract
Yap JL, Wachtel LE, Ahn ES, Sanz JH, Slomine BS, Pidcock FS (2012). Treatment of cerebellar cognitive affective syndrome with aripiprazole. J Pediatr Rehabil Med. 5(3), 233-8. Abstract
Wachtel LE, Reti IM, Dhossche DM, Slomine BS, Sanz J (2011). Stability of neuropsychological testing during two years of maintenance electroconvulsive therapy in an autistic man. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 35(1), 301-2. Abstract
Slomine B, Locascio G (2009). Cognitive rehabilitation for children with acquired brain injury. Dev Disabil Res Rev. 15(2), 133-43. Abstract
Aitken ME, McCarthy ML, Slomine BS, Ding R, Durbin DR, Jaffe KM, Paidas CN, Dorsch AM, Christensen JR, Mackenzie EJ, CHAT Study Group (2009). Family burden after traumatic brain injury in children. Pediatrics. 123(1), 199-206. Abstract
Sesma HW, Slomine BS, Ding R, McCarthy ML, Children's Health After Trauma (CHAT) Study Group (2008). Executive functioning in the first year after pediatric traumatic brain injury. Pediatrics. 121(6), e1686-95. Abstract
Slomine BS, McCarthy ML, Ding R, MacKenzie EJ, Jaffe KM, Aitken ME, Durbin DR, Christensen JR, Dorsch AM, Paidas CN, CHAT Study Group (2006). Health care utilization and needs after pediatric traumatic brain injury. Pediatrics. 117(4), e663-74. Abstract
McCarthy ML, MacKenzie EJ, Durbin DR, Aitken ME, Jaffe KM, Paidas CN, Slomine BS, Dorsch AM, Christensen JR, Ding R, Children's Health After Trauma Study Group (2006). Health-related quality of life during the first year after traumatic brain injury. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 160(3), 252-60. Abstract
McCarthy ML, MacKenzie EJ, Durbin DR, Aitken ME, Jaffe KM, Paidas CN, Slomine BS, Dorsch AM, Berk RA, Christensen JR, Ding R, CHAT Study Group (2005). The Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory: an evaluation of its reliability and validity for children with traumatic brain injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 86(10), 1901-9. Abstract
Vasa RA, Grados M, Slomine B, Herskovits EH, Thompson RE, Salorio C, Christensen J, Wursta C, Riddle MA, Gerring JP (2004). Neuroimaging correlates of anxiety after pediatric traumatic brain injury. Biol Psychiatry. 55(3), 208-16. Abstract
Vasa RA, Gerring JP, Grados M, Slomine B, Christensen JR, Rising W, Denckla MB, Riddle MA (2002). Anxiety after severe pediatric closed head injury. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 41(2), 148-56. Abstract

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