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Matthew Sweney, MD

Fellow, Pediatric Neurology University of Utah

Division of Pediatric Neurology
Department of Pediatrics
Primary Children's Medical Center
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
contact address

Biosketch:

2008-present University of UtahSalt Lake City, UT
Division of Child Neurology Training ProgramFellowship
2007-2008 University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT
Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood Research ProjectResearch Fellow
2004-2007 Creighton-Nebraska Universities Omaha, NE
Joint Pediatric Residency Training Program Residency
2000 – 2004 University of Nebraska Omaha, NE College of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
1998 – 2000 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
Master of Science, Biomedical Engineering
1993 – 1997 University of Nebraska Lincoln, NE
Bachelor of Science, BioSystems Engineering

Selected Bibliography:

Sweney MT, Silver K, Gerard-Blanluet M, Pedespan JM, Renault F, Arzimanoglou A, Schlesinger-Massart M, Lewelt AJ, Reyna SP, Swoboda KJ.
Alternating hemiplegia of childhood: early characteristics and evolution of a neurodevelopmental syndrome.
Pediatrics. 2009;123(3):e534-41. PubMed abstract

Needelman H, Evans M, Roberts H, Sweney M, Bodensteiner JB.
Effects of postnatal dexamethasone exposure on the developmental outcome of premature infants.
J Child Neurol. 2008;23(4):421-4. PubMed abstract

Needelman H, Schroeder B, Sweney M, Schmidt J, Bodensteiner JB, Schaefer GB.
Ontogeny and physiology of the cavum septum pellucidum in premature infants.
J Child Neurol. 2006;21(4):298-300. PubMed abstract