Department of Pediatrics

Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive
Columbus, OH 43205
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Dr. Mary Ann Nelin is affiliated with Nationwide Children's Hospital and The Ohio State University where she is a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics. She received her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1985; she worked for the Early Childhood Evaluation Program at the University of New Mexico from 2001 -2003 and for 9.5 years she has been with The Ohio State University/Nationwide Children’s Hospital NICU follow up team. She is a primary care pediatrician, a member of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine and was Chair of the Multimedia Committee in that Academy. She is also a Fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics.

No conflicts of interest (10/04/2022)

Selected Bibliography:

Wolfe KR, Vannatta K, Nelin MA, Yeates KO.
[Formula: see text]Executive functions, social information processing, and social adjustment in young children born with very low birth weight.
Child Neuropsychol. 2015;21(1):41-54. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Lowes LP, Mayhan M, Orr T, Batterson N, Tonneman JA, Meyer A, Alfano L, Wang W, Whalen CN, Nelin MA, Lo WD, Case-Smith J.
Pilot study of the efficacy of constraint-induced movement therapy for infants and toddlers with cerebral palsy.
Phys Occup Ther Pediatr. 2014;34(1):4-21. PubMed abstract / Full Text