Patricia Ann Evans, MD $$

Pediatric Neurologist

Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Education and Training

Medical School
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at Lubbock (1983)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1995), Pediatric Neurology
Texas Tech University School of Medicine (1986), Pediatrics
Wake Forest University School of Medicine (2004), Pediatric Neurology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine - GME (1996), Neurology
Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein Col of Med (1994), Autism Spectrum Disorders
Wake Forest University School of Medicine (1993), Neurology
Board Certification
American Board of Psy&Neurology/Child Neurology
  • Research Interests

    • Down's Syndrome
    • Autism Spectrum Disorders
    • Fragile X
  • Publications

    • Alternative immunization schedules, Evans, Patricia Pediatric Society of Greater Dallas. 2009 Spring Newsletter.
    • Non-emergency medical care for illegal immigrants in Texas, Evans, Patricia Virtual Mentor, American Medical Association Journal of Ethics 2008 4 10 195-200
    • Ethanol suppresses the post-castration rise in serum luteinizing hormone in male rats, Ring DL, Evans P, Joanning S, Menendez CE. Archive of Andrology 1983 10 229-232
    • Evans P. Informed Assent and Refusal for Children and Adolescents.. In In William, McGuire, Rizzo, eds. Practical Ethics in Clinical Neurology. American Academy of Neurology, Evans, Patricia (2012). Philadelphia, PA, Lippincott, Wilkins and Williams
    • Practicing Inclusivity for Children with Special Needs.. In In Water, L, ed. Why, O God? A Biblical Theology of Suffering and Disability, Evans, Patricia (2011). Wheaton, IL., Good News and Crossways Publishers
    • Clinical Guide to Autistic Spectrum Disorders for Primary Care Practitioners, Evans, Patricia; Morris, Mary Ann (2010). Philadelphia, PA:, Lippincott, Wilkins and Williams
    • End-of-life-Care for the Neurologically Impaired Child.. In In William, McGuire, Rizzo, eds. Practical Ethics in Clinical Neurology. American Academy of Neurology, Evans, Patricia (2012). Philadelphia, PA:, Lippincott, Wilkins and Williams
    • Pitt-Hopkins Syndrome: A Review of Current Literature, Clinical Approach, and 23-Patient Case Series. Goodspeed K, Newsom C, Morris MA, Powell C, Evans P, Golla S Journal of child neurology 2018 Jan 883073817750490
  • Professional Activities

    • American Academy of Pediatrics (1986)
    • Child Neurology Society (1992)
    • American Academy of Neurology (1992)
    • Fragile X National Foundation (2012)
  • Awards and Honors

    • Outstanding Neurologist of Dallas, D Magazine (2002, 2012)
    • America's Top Pediatricians 2004-2006, Consumers’ Research Council of America
    • Donald Palatucci Fellowship for Patient Advocacy 2005
    • Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology 2007
    • Neurology-on-the-Hill Spokesperson for the 2008 Leadership Development Program 2008, American Academy of Neurology
    • Best Pediatric Specialists 2013-2014, D Magazine

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