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Cynthia E. Rogers, MD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Specialty Areas

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Child Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Psychiatry and Neurology
Child Psychiatry and Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Postpartum depression and anxiety, perinatal mental health, infant mental health, autism, disruptive behavior disorders  

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research



St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Office Phone: 314-286-1700



Residency: Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2008
BA: Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 1998
Fellowship: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2010
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Rogers CE, Anderson PJ, Thompson DK, Kidokoro H, Wallendorf M, Treyvaud K, Roberts G, Doyle LW, Neil JJ, Inder TE, (2012 Feb). Regional cerebral development at term relates to school-age social-emotional development in very preterm children. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 51(2): 181-91.  

Rogers CE, Sylvester CM, Mintz C, Kenley JK, Shimony JS, Barch DM, Smyser CD, (2017 Feb). Neonatal Amygdala Functional Connectivity at Rest in Healthy and Preterm Infants and Early Internalizing Symptoms. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 56(2): 157-166.  

Rogers CE, Lenze SN, Luby JL, (2013 Mar). Late preterm birth, maternal depression, and risk of preschool psychiatric disorders. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 52(3): 309-18.  

Regional white matter development in very preterm infants: perinatal predictors and early developmental outcomes. Rogers CE, Smyser T, Smyser CD, Shimony J, Inder TE, Neil JJ. Pediatr Res. 2016 Jan; 79(1-1)87-95. doi: 10.1038/pr.2015.172.

Cortical Gray and Adjacent White Matter Demonstrate Synchronous Maturation in Very Preterm Infants. Smyser TA, Smyser CD, Rogers CE, Gillespie SK, Inder TE, Neil JJ. Cereb Cortex. 2015 Jul 24; pii: bhv164.

Altered gray matter volume and school age anxiety in children born late preterm. Rogers CE, Barch DM, Sylvester CM, Pagliaccio D, Harms MP, Botteron KN, Luby JL J Pediatr. 2014 Nov; 165(5)928-35. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.06.063.

Areas of Research Interest

Relationship between abnormal brain development and psychiatric disorders in young children,  Impact of adverse psychosocial environment on brain development