Dr. Lauren Dengle, a Child Neurologist in the departments of Pediatrics, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, received her medical degree from UT Medical School at Houston. She completed Pediatric and Child Neurology residency training at UT Southwestern. Special interests include neuro-oncology, as well as movement disorders.


Medical School
UT Health Science Center McGovern Medical School (2009), Medicine
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2011), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2014), Child Neurology

Research Interest

  • Neuro-oncology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Aberrant Drp1-mediated mitochondrial division presents in humans with variable outcomes.
Whitley BN, Lam C, Cui H, Haude K, Bai R, Escobar L, Hamilton A, Brady L, Tarnopolsky MA, Dengle L, Picker J, Lincoln S, Lackner LL, Glass IA, Hoppins S, Hum. Mol. Genet. 2018 11 27 21 3710-3719
Identification of novel candidate disease genes from de novo exonic copy number variants.
Gambin T, Yuan B, Bi W, Liu P, Rosenfeld JA, Coban-Akdemir Z, Pursley AN, Nagamani SCS, Marom R, Golla S, Dengle L, Petrie HG, Matalon R, Emrick L, Proud MB, Treadwell-Deering D, Chao HT, Koillinen H, Brown C, Urraca N, Mostafavi R, Bernes S, Roeder ER, Nugent KM, Bader PI, Bellus G, Cummings M, Northrup H, Ashfaq M, Westman R, Wildin R, Beck AE, Immken L, Elton L, Varghese S, Buchanan E, Faivre L, Lefebvre M, Schaaf CP, Walkiewicz M, Yang Y, Kang SL, Lalani SR, Bacino CA, Beaudet AL, Breman AM, Smith JL, Cheung SW, Lupski JR, Patel A, Shaw CA, Stankiewicz P Genome Med 2017 Sep 9 1 83


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Acute Seizure in Children in the Emergency Setting. S Auvin and R Sankar (eds.). In Patients with Epilepsy at the Emergency Setting.

Dolce A and Hartman A (2013). Montrouge, France, John Libbey Eurotext

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Neurology (2011)