Biography

Dr. Michael Dowling's clinical interests include stroke in children and the neurologic complications of sickle cell disease. Children's Medical Center Dallas includes a special Sickle Cell Neurology Clinic, a Pediatric Stroke Clinic and a Multidisciplinary Pediatric Stroke Clinic.

Education

Graduate School
Columbia University in the City of New York (1989)
Graduate School
Columbia University in the City of New York (1993)
Medical School
Columbia University (1995)
Internship
Children's Health Dallas (1996), Pediatrics
Residency
Children's Health Dallas (1997), Pediatrics
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2000), Pediatric Neurology
Graduate School
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2009)

Research Interest

  • Alternative etiologies for stroke in sickle cell disease
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Neurologic complications of sickle cell disease
  • Neurologic injury in children with acute anemia
  • Pediatric stroke
  • Sturge-Weber syndrome

Publications

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Socioeconomic determinants of outcome after childhood arterial ischemic stroke.
Jordan LC, Hills NK, Fox CK, Ichord RN, Pergami P, deVeber GA, Fullerton HJ, Lo W, Neurology 2018 Aug 91 6 e509-e516
Neurologic outcomes in pediatric cardiac arrest survivors enrolled in the THAPCA trials.
Ichord R, Silverstein FS, Slomine BS, Telford R, Christensen J, Holubkov R, Dean JM, Moler FW, Neurology 2018 Jul 91 2 e123-e131
Mortality After Pediatric Arterial Ischemic Stroke.
Beslow LA, Dowling MM, Hassanein SMA, Lynch JK, Zafeiriou D, Sun LR, Kopyta I, Titomanlio L, Kolk A, Chan A, Biller J, Grabowski EF, Abdalla AA, Mackay MT, deVeber G Pediatrics 2018 Apr
Dyslipidemia in Children With Arterial Ischemic Stroke: Prevalence and Risk Factors.
Sultan S, Dowling M, Kirton A, DeVeber G, Linds A, Elkind MSV, Pediatr. Neurol. 2018 01 78 46-54
Response by Rollins and Dowling to Letter Regarding Article, "Dynamic Arterial Compression in Pediatric Vertebral Arterial Dissection".
Rollins N, Dowling M Stroke 2017 Aug 48 8 e228
Dynamic Arterial Compression in Pediatric Vertebral Arterial Dissection.
Rollins N, Braga B, Hogge A, Beavers S, Dowling M Stroke 2017 Apr 48 4 1070-1073
Therapeutic Hypothermia after In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in Children.
Moler FW, Silverstein FS, Holubkov R, Slomine BS, Christensen JR, Nadkarni VM, Meert KL, Browning B, Pemberton VL, Page K, Gildea MR, Scholefield BR, Shankaran S, Hutchison JS, Berger JT, Ofori-Amanfo G, Newth CJ, Topjian A, Bennett KS, Koch JD, Pham N, Chanani NK, Pineda JA, Harrison R, Dalton HJ, Alten J, Schleien CL, Goodman DM, Zimmerman JJ, Bhalala US, Schwarz AJ, Porter MB, Shah S, Fink EL, McQuillen P, Wu T, Skellett S, Thomas NJ, Nowak JE, Baines PB, Pappachan J, Mathur M, Lloyd E, van der Jagt EW, Dobyns EL, Meyer MT, Sanders RC, Clark AE, Dean JM N. Engl. J. Med. 2017 01 376 4 318-329

Books

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Honors & Awards

  • Pediatric Neurology Resident Teaching Award "Golden Boots"
    (2018)
  • Texas Super Doctors
    Texas Monthly Magazine (2017)
  • Best Pediatric Specialists/Doctors in Dallas
    D Magazine (2010-2013) (2015-2018)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Award
    (2014)
  • Trephined Cranium Award for Outstanding Teaching
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2014)
  • 8th Annual Excellence in Teaching Award
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2012)
  • Core Clerkship Teaching Award
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2009)
  • Innovations in Clinical Research Award
    Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (2009)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (2007)
  • Child Neurology Society (2002)
  • American Academy of Neurology (2001)