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Jennifer L. Griffith, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Neurology
Division of Pediatric Neurology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Epilepsy
Pediatric Neurology
Neurocritical Care

Board Certifications

Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Epilepsy, EEG, Neurocritical Care; General neurology

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research



St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C & D
Floor: 2
Office Phone: 314-454-6120
Fax: 314-454-4225

St. Louis Children's Specialty Care Center

13001 North Outer Forty
St. Louis, MO 63017

Suite: D
Floor: 2
Office Phone: 314-454-6120
Fax: 314-454-4225



Fellowship: Pediatric Epilepsy: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2018
Residency: Child Neurology: St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 2017
MD/PhD: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2012

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

1. Griffith JL, Wong M. “The mTOR Pathway in Treatment of Epilepsy: A Clinical Update.”2018. Future Neurology. 13 (2): 49-58.
2. Griffith JL, Morris SM, Mahdi J, Goyal MS, Hershey T, Gutmann D. “Increased prevalence of brain tumors classified as T2 hyperintensities in neurofibromatosis 1.” 2018. Neurol Clin Pract 8(4): 283-291.
3. Griffith JL, Shimony JS, Cousins SA, Rees SE, McCurnin DC, Inder TE, Neil JJ. “MR imaging correlates of white matter pathology in a preterm baboon model.” 2012. Pediatr Res 71(2): 185-91.
4. Tao JD, Barnette AR, Griffith JL, Neil JJ, Inder TE. “Histopathologic correlation with diffusion tensor imaging after chronic hypoxia in the immature ferret.” 2012. Pediatr Res. 71 (2): 192-8.
5. Barnette AR, Neil JJ, Kroenke CD, Griffith JL, Epstein AA, Bayly PV, Knutsen AK, Inder TE. “Characterization of Brain Development in the Ferret via Magnetic Resonance Imaging.” 2009. Pediatr Res 66(1):80-4.

Areas of Research Interest

Quality improvement in inpatient pediatric neurology and neurocritical care