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Facility
Rehabilitation Medicine
Children's Title
Attending
Academic Title
Assistant Professor
Credentials
MD, FAAP, FAAPMR
Specialty
Rehabilitation Medicine
Languages
None
Gender
Female
County
Jefferson
Secondary Address
Dearth Tower, 5601 McWane
1600 7th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Office Phone Number
(205) 638-9790
Fax
(205) 638-9793
Undergraduate
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Medical School
Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center - Combined Pediatrics and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Interests
Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury, Early Mobility, Injury Prevention, International Medicine, Adaptive Sports and Recreation
Certification
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
Professional Organizations
American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Pediatrics – Alabama Chapter, American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
Notable Publications and Presentations
1. Assessing Vision, Balance, and Vestibular Function as Potential Biomarkers for Concussion” October 2016American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Annual Assembly, New Orleans, LA.

2. Swanson MW, Weise KK, Dreer LE, Johnston J, Davis RD, Ferguson D, Hale MH, Gould SJ, Christy JB, Busettini C, Lee SD, Swanson E. (01/2017). “Academic difficulty and vision symptoms in children with concussion.” Optometry and Vision Science (1040-5488), 94 (1), p. 60

3. Casazza K, Swanson E, (12/2017). “Nutrition as Medicine to Improve Outcomes in Adolescents Sustaining a Sports-related Concussion.” Exploratory Research and Hypothesis in Medicine 2(4):p 122-130

4. Concussion- Return to Learn, Return to Play, and Cognitive Rehabilitation” February 2018, Speech-Language Hearing Association of Alabama 2018 Convention, Birmingham AL

5. Evaluating and Managing Concussions in the Primary Care Setting” April 2016 Alabama Chapter- Academy of Pediatrics Spring Meeting 2016
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