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R. Mark Grady, MD

Current Position
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Cardiology

Patients Seen At
Cape Girardeau Outreach
25 Doctor's Park
Cape Girardeau, MO  63703
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St Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place, 2nd Floor, Suite D
St. Louis, MO  63110
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Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
660 S. Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8116
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Pediatric cardiology, h\pediatric heart transplant management,

Board Certification
Pediatrics -- Certified
Pediatric Cardiology -- Certified

Medical Education
B.A.: Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1989
Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Selected  or Recent Journal Articles
Hoganson DM, Gazit AZ, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Huddleston CB, Eghtesady P. Neonatal paracorporeal lung assist device for respiratory failure. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Feb;95(2):692-4.

McDonnell CJ, White KS, Grady RM. Noncardiac chest pain in children and adolescents: a biopsychosocial conceptualization. Child Psychiatry Hum Dev. 2012 Feb;43(1):1-26.

Goldstein BS, Sweet SC, Mao J, Huddleston CB, Grady RM. Lung transplantation in children with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension: an 18-year experience. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2011 Oct;30(10):1148-52.

Gazit AZ, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Huddleston CB. First experience with a paracorporeal artificial lung in a small child with pulmonary hypertension. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Jun;141(6):e48-50.

Grady RM, Gandhi S, Sweet SC, Mao J, Huddleston CB. Dismal lung transplant outcomes in children with tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia compared to Eisenmenger syndrome or pulmonary vein stenosis. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2009 Nov;28(11):1221-5.

Gandhi SK, Grady RM, Huddleston CB, Balzer DT, Canter CE. Beyond Berlin: heart transplantation in the "untransplantable". J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008 Aug;136(2):529-31.

Grady RM, Wozniak DF, Ohlemiller KK, Sanes JR. Cerebellar synaptic defects and abnormal motor behavior in mice lacking alpha- and beta-dystrobrevin. J Neurosci. 2006 Mar 15;26(11):2841-51.

Grady RM, Starr DA, Ackerman GL, Sanes JR, Han M. Syne proteins anchor muscle nuclei at the neuromuscular junction. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Mar 22;102(12):4359-64. Epub 2005 Mar 4.

Grady RM, Akaaboune M, Cohen AL, Maimone MM, Lichtman JW, Sanes JR. Tyrosine-phosphorylated and nonphosphorylated isoforms of alpha-dystrobrevin: roles in skeletal muscle and its neuromuscular and myotendinous junctions. J Cell Biol. 2003 Mar 3;160(5):741-52. Epub 2003 Feb 25.

Akaaboune M, Grady RM, Turney S, Sanes JR, Lichtman JW. Neurotransmitter receptor dynamics studied in vivo by reversible photo-unbinding of fluorescent ligands. Neuron. 2002 Jun 13;34(6):865-76.

Lévi S, Grady RM, Henry MD, Campbell KP, Sanes JR, Craig AM. Dystroglycan is selectively associated with inhibitory GABAergic synapses but is dispensable for their differentiation. J Neurosci. 2002 Jun 1;22(11):4274-85.

Knuesel I, Riban V, Zuellig RA, Schaub MC, Grady RM, Sanes JR, Fritschy JM. Increased vulnerability to kainate-induced seizures in utrophin-knockout mice.
Eur J Neurosci. 2002 May;15(9):1474-84.

Apel ED, Lewis RM, Grady RM, Sanes JR. Syne-1, a dystrophin- and Klarsicht-related protein associated with synaptic nuclei at the neuromuscular junction.
J Biol Chem. 2000 Oct 13;275(41):31986-95.

Grady RM, Zhou H, Cunningham JM, Henry MD, Campbell KP, Sanes JR. Maturation and maintenance of the neuromuscular synapse: genetic evidence for roles of the dystrophin--glycoprotein complex. Neuron. 2000 Feb;25(2):279-93.

Grady RM, Grange RW, Lau KS, Maimone MM, Nichol MC, Stull JT, Sanes JR. Role for alpha-dystrobrevin in the pathogenesis of dystrophin-dependent muscular dystrophies. Nat Cell Biol. 1999 Aug;1(4):215-20.

For more articles and abstracts, take this off-site link to the National Library of Medicine Pub Med page for Dr. Mark R. Grady.

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