, Neuro-Oncology, Neurology
3020 Children's Way
San Diego, CA 92123
Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego
Dr. John Crawford is the director of pediatric neuro-oncology and the director of the pediatric neurology fellowship program at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego as well as an associate clinical professor of clinical neurosciences and pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine.
He graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a Master's of Science in biochemistry and molecular biology before earning his medical degree from the same institution. He went on to complete a residency in pediatrics at the University of Southern California/Los Angeles County Hospital. He continued his medical education with a pediatric neurology fellowship at Children's National Medical Center at George Washington University. During this time, he was awarded the NIH K12 Neurological Sciences Academic Development Award and completed three years of clinical and basic science training in neuro-oncology.
Dr. Crawford is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in neurology with special qualification in child neurology and by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties in neuro-oncology.
He is member of the American Academy of Neurology, Child Neurology Society, American Association of Cancer Research and an associate member of Children's Oncology Group, Society for Neuro-Oncology and Professors of Child Neurology.
Dr. Crawford's research interest is neuroimmunological and neurovirological mechanisms of tumor development, progression and potential treatment.
Atypical central neurocytoma with novel EWSR1-ATF1 fusion and MUTYH mutation detected by next-generation sequencing.
Aghajan Y, Malicki DM, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Levator palpebrae superioris nuclear palsy in a child with artery of Percheron infarction.
Chau LQ, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in pediatric neuro-oncology: a single institutional experience.
Aghajan Y, Grover I, Gorsi H, Tumblin M, Crawford JR
A novel KIF5B-ALK fusion in a child with an atypical central nervous system inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour.
Maruggi M, Malicki DM, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Pineoblastoma in a child with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome.
Nguyen L, Crawford JR
Disseminated pilomyxoid astrocytoma in infancy with novel MUTYH mutation.
Aghajan Y, Levy ML, Newbury RO, Crawford JR
Acute brainstem haemorrhage as a presenting feature of high-grade glioma.
Aghajan Y, Levy ML, Mo JQ, Crawford JR
Novel PPP1CB-ALK fusion protein in a high-grade glioma of infancy.
Aghajan Y, Levy ML, Malicki DM, Crawford JR
Benign pineal cyst lined with normal choroid plexus mimicking tumour in a young girl with exotropia.
Yang Y, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Giant pericallosal lipoma associated with intractable epilepsy in a child.
Rao K, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Giant suprasellar arachnoid cyst presenting with precocious puberty.
Rao K, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Clinical isolated syndrome mimicking focal brainstem glioma in a child.
Gabel BC, Yoon J, Crawford JR
A diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma in a neonate diagnosed by MRI.
Gabel BC, Yoon J, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Ring-enhancing pontine lesion in a young boy.
Gabel BC, Levy ML, Yoon J, Crawford JR
Giant cerebellopontine angle schwannoma in a child.
Gabel BC, Newbury RO, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Giant intracranial calcification associated with new onset focal seizure.
Jankowski PP, Malicki DM, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Spontaneous subdural haemorrhage in a child with bilateral middle cranial fossa arachnoid cysts.
Patel RA, Levy ML, Crawford JR
Lobar haemorrhagic mass in a young girl with neurofibromatosis type 1.
Ceponiene R, Levy ML, Crawford JR
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