Physicians and Staff

Physicians

Maria Acosta, MD

Child Neurology, Children’s National Mecidal CenterInterest: Neurofibromatosis

Charles Berul, MD

Cardiology, Children’s National Medical CenterDivision Chief, Cardiology

Fran Cogan, MD, CDE

Endocrinology and Diabetes, Children’s National Medical Center, Director, Childhood and Adolescent Diabetes Program 

Kofi Essel, MD

Resident, Children’s National Medical Center, Interest: Childhood Obesity

Sally Evans, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Children’s National Medical CenterDirector, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Amy Kao, MD

Child Neurology, Children’s National Medical Center, Specialty: Epilepsy

Bennett Louis Lavenstein, MD 

Child NeurologyChildren’s National Medical CenterPediatric Neurologist, Director, Movement Disorders Program

Emily Meier, MD

Hemotolgy, Children’s National Medical Center, Director, Sickle Cell Disease Program

Roger Joseph Packer, MD

Chairman, Department of Neurology, Children’s National Medical CenterExecutive Director, Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine; Chairman, Brainy Camps Association Board of Directors

Paul Kaplowitz, MD

Endocrinology and Diabetes, Children’s National Medical Center,Division Chief

Steven L. Weinstein, MD

Child Neurology, Children’s National Medical Center, Specialty:  Epilepsy

Kaleb Yohay, MD

Child Neurology, New York Presbyterian/Weill-Cornell Medical Center, Pediatric Neurologist, Specialty: Neurofibromatosis    

Staff

Sandra Cushner-Weinstein, PT, LCSW-C

Director of Services and Camps, Department of Neurology, Children’s National Medical Center, Director, Brainy Camps

Susan Mehlman, Ph.D.

Program Coordinator, Children’s National Medical Center, Assistant Director, Brainy Camps