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Jennifer Strahle, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery
Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Neurosurgery
Spine Surgery - Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric neurosurgery, spinal deformity (scoliosis, kyphosis, spondylolisthesis), pediatric brain tumors, craniocervical junction disorders, spina bifida, Chiari malformations, neuro-endoscopy, pediatric spine trauma, syringomyelia, hydrocephalus, Moyamoya   

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: 4S20
Office Phone: 314-454-2810

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Neurosurgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2016
Residency: Neurosurgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 2015
Medical Degree: University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 2008
Bachelor's Degree: Bates College, Lewiston, Maine 2002

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Blood Exposure Causes Ventricular Zone Disruption and Glial Activation In Vitro.
Castaneyra-Ruiz L, Morales DM, McAllister JP, Brody SL, Isaacs AM, Strahle JM, Dahiya SM, Limbrick DD
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2018 Sep 1; 77(9)803-813. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nly058.

PMID:
    30032242
    [PubMed - in process]
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Predictors of mortality for preterm infants with intraventricular hemorrhage: a population-based study.
Han RH, McKinnon A, CreveCoeur TS, Baksh BS, Mathur AM, Smyser CD, Strahle JM, Olsen MA, Limbrick DD Jr
Childs Nerv Syst. 2018 Jul 9; doi: 10.1007/s00381-018-3897-4.

PMID:
    29987373
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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De Novo Mutation in Genes Regulating Neural Stem Cell Fate in Human Congenital Hydrocephalus.
Furey CG, Choi J, Jin SC, Zeng X, Timberlake AT, Nelson-Williams C, Mansuri MS, Lu Q, Duran D, Panchagnula S, Allocco A, Karimy JK, Khanna A, Gaillard JR, DeSpenza T, Antwi P, Loring E, Butler WE, Smith ER, Warf BC, Strahle JM, Limbrick DD, Storm PB, Heuer G, Jackson EM, Iskandar BJ, Johnston JM, Tikhonova I, Castaldi C, López-Giráldez F, Bjornson RD, Knight JR, Bilguvar K, Mane S, Alper SL, Haider S, Guclu B, Bayri Y, Sahin Y, Apuzzo MLJ, Duncan CC, DiLuna ML, Günel M, Lifton RP, Kahle KT
Neuron. 2018 Jul 25; 99(2)302-314.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2018.06.019.

PMID:
    29983323
    [PubMed - in process]
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Focal traumatic rupture of a dermoid cyst in a pediatric patient: case report and literature review.
Akbari SHA, Somasundaram A, Ferguson CJ, Roland JL, Smyth MD, Strahle JM
Childs Nerv Syst. 2018 Dec; 34(12)2485-2490. doi: 10.1007/s00381-018-3879-6.

PMID:
    29961083
    [PubMed - in process]
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Bartonella henselae infection presenting as cervical spine osteomyelitis: case report.
Akbari SHA, Averill CE, Roland JL, Orscheln R, Strahle J
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Aug; 22(2)189-194. doi: 10.3171/2018.2.PEDS17600.

PMID:
    29799351
    [PubMed - in process]
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Opportunities in posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus research: outcomes of the Hydrocephalus Association Posthemorrhagic Hydrocephalus Workshop.
Koschnitzky JE, Keep RF, Limbrick DD Jr, McAllister JP 2nd, Morris JA, Strahle J, Yung YC
Fluids Barriers CNS. 2018 Mar 27; 15(1)11. doi: 10.1186/s12987-018-0096-3.

PMID:
    29587767
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Morphometric and volumetric comparison of 102 children with symptomatic and asymptomatic Chiari malformation Type I.
Khalsa SSS, Geh N, Martin BA, Allen PA, Strahle J, Loth F, Habtzghi D, Urbizu Serrano A, McQuaide D, Garton HJL, Muraszko KM, Maher CO
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Jan; 21(1)65-71. doi: 10.3171/2017.8.PEDS17345.

PMID:
    29125445
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Role of Preoperative Imaging in the Management of Nonsyndromic Lambdoid Craniosynostosis.
Ranganathan K, Rampazzo A, Hashmi A, Muraszko K, Strahle J, Vercler CJ, Buchman SR
J Craniofac Surg. 2018 Jan; 29(1)36-39. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000004026.

PMID:
    29040146
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Time-to-event analysis of surgically treated posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus in preterm infants: a single-institution retrospective study.
Han RH, Berger D, Gabir M, Baksh BS, Morales DM, Mathur AM, Smyser CD, Strahle JM, Limbrick DD Jr
Childs Nerv Syst. 2017 Nov; 33(11)1917-1926. doi: 10.1007/s00381-017-3588-6.

PMID:
    28884229
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers of infantile congenital hydrocephalus.
Limbrick DD Jr, Baksh B, Morgan CD, Habiyaremye G, McAllister JP 2nd, Inder TE, Mercer D, Holtzman DM, Strahle J, Wallendorf MJ, Morales DM
PLoS One. 2017; 12(2)e0172353. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172353.

PMID:
    28212403
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Letter to the Editor: Are arachnoid cysts and Chiari malformation Type I more common in those with postconcussion syndrome?
Strahle J, Maher CO
J Neurosurg. 2016 Nov; 125(5)1320-1322.

PMID:
    27611207
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hemispherotomy in children with electrical status epilepticus of sleep.
Jeong A, Strahle J, Vellimana AK, Limbrick DD Jr, Smyth MD, Bertrand M
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Jan; 19(1)56-62. doi: 10.3171/2016.8.PEDS16319.

PMID:
    27791702
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intraventricular Hemorrhage: the Role of Blood Components in Secondary Injury and Hydrocephalus.
Garton T, Keep RF, Wilkinson DA, Strahle JM, Hua Y, Garton HJ, Xi G
Transl Stroke Res. 2016 Dec; 7(6)447-451.

PMID:
    27358176
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Implications of patient-borne costs associated with pediatric neurosurgical care in eastern Africa.
Awori J, Strahle J, Okechi H, Davis MC
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Jul; 18(1)116-24. doi: 10.3171/2015.11.PEDS15445.

PMID:
    26966883
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hemoglobin-induced neuronal degeneration in the hippocampus after neonatal intraventricular hemorrhage.
Garton TP, He Y, Garton HJ, Keep RF, Xi G, Strahle JM
Brain Res. 2016 Mar 15; 163586-94. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2015.12.060.

PMID:
    26772987
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sports participation with arachnoid cysts.
Strahle J, Selzer BJ, Geh N, Srinivasan D, Strahle M, Martinez-Sosa M, Muraszko KM, Garton HJ, Maher CO
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Apr; 17(4)410-7. doi: 10.3171/2015.7.PEDS15189.

PMID:
    26636254
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sports participation with Chiari I malformation.
Strahle J, Geh N, Selzer BJ, Bower R, Himedan M, Strahle M, Wetjen NM, Muraszko KM, Garton HJ, Maher CO
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Apr; 17(4)403-9. doi: 10.3171/2015.8.PEDS15188.

PMID:
    26636249
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Letter to the Editor: Chiari malformation I and autism spectrum disorder.
Strahle J, Maher CO
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2015 Nov; 16(5)609-610. doi: 10.3171/2015.2.PEDS1571.

PMID:
    26273740
    [PubMed]
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The association between Chiari malformation Type I, spinal syrinx, and scoliosis.
Strahle J, Smith BW, Martinez M, Bapuraj JR, Muraszko KM, Garton HJ, Maher CO
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2015 Jun; 15(6)607-11. doi: 10.3171/2014.11.PEDS14135.

PMID:
    26030330
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact of body mass index on cerebellar tonsil position in healthy subjects and patients with Chiari malformation.
Smith BW, Strahle J, Kazarian E, Muraszko KM, Garton HJ, Maher CO
J Neurosurg. 2015 Jul; 123(1)226-31. doi: 10.3171/2014.10.JNS141317.

PMID:
    25839920
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Videos

Videos

Areas of Research Interest

Mechanisms of hydrocephalus and brain injury after neonatal intraventricular hemorrhage; Chiari, syrinx and scoliosis in the pediatric population