Loading...
Header Logo
Keywords
Last Name
Institution

Andrew Walter Zimmerman MD

TitleProfessor
InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
DepartmentPediatrics
AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester MA 01655
vCardDownload vCard
    Other Positions
    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DepartmentNeurology

    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DepartmentNeuroNexus Institute

    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DepartmentPediatrics
    DivisionPediatric Neurology


    Collapse Biography 
    Collapse education and training
    Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United StatesABGermanic Languages & Lit
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, United StatesMD

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Bridgemohan C, Cochran DM, Howe YJ, Pawlowski K, Zimmerman AW, Anderson GM, Choueiri R, Sices L, Miller KJ, Ultmann M, Helt J, Forbes PW, Farfel L, Brewster SJ, Frazier JA, Neumeyer AM. Investigating Potential Biomarkers in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Front Integr Neurosci. 2019; 13:31. PMID: 31427932.
      View in: PubMed
    2. Lynch R, Diggins EL, Connors SL, Zimmerman AW, Singh K, Liu H, Talalay P, Fahey JW. Sulforaphane from Broccoli Reduces Symptoms of Autism: A Follow-up Case Series from a Randomized Double-blind Study. Glob Adv Health Med. 2017; 6:2164957X17735826. PMID: 29147630.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Choueiri RN, Zimmerman AW. New Assessments and Treatments in ASD. Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2017 Feb; 19(2):6. PMID: 28251588.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Singh K, Zimmerman AW. Sulforaphane Treatment of Young Men with Autism Spectrum Disorder. CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets. 2016; 15(5):597-601. PMID: 27071786.
      View in: PubMed
    5. Singh K, Zimmerman AW. Sleep in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2015 Jun; 22(2):113-25. PMID: 26072341.
      View in: PubMed
    6. Talalay P, Zimmerman AW. Reply to Scahill: Behavioral outcome measures in autism. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jan 27; 112(4):E350. PMID: 25587137.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Singh K, Connors SL, Macklin EA, Smith KD, Fahey JW, Talalay P, Zimmerman AW. Sulforaphane treatment of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Oct 28; 111(43):15550-5. PMID: 25313065.
      View in: PubMed
    8. Harrington RA, Lee LC, Crum RM, Zimmerman AW, Hertz-Picciotto I. Prenatal SSRI use and offspring with autism spectrum disorder or developmental delay. Pediatrics. 2014 May; 133(5):e1241-8. PMID: 24733881.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Zimmerman AW, Connors SL. Neuroscience. Could autism be treated prenatally? Science. 2014 Feb 7; 343(6171):620-1. PMID: 24503843.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Lance EI, York JM, Lee LC, Zimmerman AW. Association between regression and self injury among children with autism. Res Dev Disabil. 2014 Feb; 35(2):408-13. PMID: 24342713.
      View in: PubMed
    11. Kadam SD, French BM, Kim ST, Morris-Berry CM, Zimmerman AW, Blue ME, Singer HS. Altered postnatal cell proliferation in brains of mouse pups prenatally exposed to IgG from mothers of children with autistic disorder. J Exp Neurosci. 2013; 7:93-9. PMID: 25157212.
      View in: PubMed
    12. Harrington RA, Lee LC, Crum RM, Zimmerman AW, Hertz-Picciotto I. Serotonin hypothesis of autism: implications for selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor use during pregnancy. Autism Res. 2013 Jun; 6(3):149-68. PMID: 23495208.
      View in: PubMed
    13. Close HA, Lee LC, Kaufmann CN, Zimmerman AW. Co-occurring conditions and change in diagnosis in autism spectrum disorders. Pediatrics. 2012 Feb; 129(2):e305-16. PMID: 22271695.
      View in: PubMed
    14. Croen LA, Connors SL, Matevia M, Qian Y, Newschaffer C, Zimmerman AW. Prenatal exposure to ß2-adrenergic receptor agonists and risk of autism spectrum disorders. J Neurodev Disord. 2011 Dec; 3(4):307-15. PMID: 21874331.
      View in: PubMed
    15. Witter FR, Zimmerman AW, Reichmann JP, Connors SL. In utero beta 2 adrenergic agonist exposure and adverse neurophysiologic and behavioral outcomes. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Dec; 201(6):553-9. PMID: 19961985.
      View in: PubMed
    16. Morris CM, Zimmerman AW, Singer HS. Childhood serum anti-fetal brain antibodies do not predict autism. Pediatr Neurol. 2009 Oct; 41(4):288-90. PMID: 19748049.
      View in: PubMed
    17. Singer HS, Morris C, Gause C, Pollard M, Zimmerman AW, Pletnikov M. Prenatal exposure to antibodies from mothers of children with autism produces neurobehavioral alterations: A pregnant dam mouse model. J Neuroimmunol. 2009 Jun 25; 211(1-2):39-48. PMID: 19362378.
      View in: PubMed
    18. Lee LC, Newschaffer CJ, Lessler JT, Lee BK, Shah R, Zimmerman AW. Variation in season of birth in singleton and multiple births concordant for autism spectrum disorders. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2008 Mar; 22(2):172-9. PMID: 18298692.
      View in: PubMed
    19. Connors SL, Levitt P, Matthews SG, Slotkin TA, Johnston MV, Kinney HC, Johnson WG, Dailey RM, Zimmerman AW. Fetal mechanisms in neurodevelopmental disorders. Pediatr Neurol. 2008 Mar; 38(3):163-76. PMID: 18279750.
      View in: PubMed
    20. Singer HS, Morris CM, Gause CD, Gillin PK, Crawford S, Zimmerman AW. Antibodies against fetal brain in sera of mothers with autistic children. J Neuroimmunol. 2008 Feb; 194(1-2):165-72. PMID: 18093664.
      View in: PubMed
    21. Curran LK, Newschaffer CJ, Lee LC, Crawford SO, Johnston MV, Zimmerman AW. Behaviors associated with fever in children with autism spectrum disorders. Pediatrics. 2007 Dec; 120(6):e1386-92. PMID: 18055656.
      View in: PubMed
    22. Bukelis I, Porter FD, Zimmerman AW, Tierney E. Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome and autism spectrum disorder. Am J Psychiatry. 2007 Nov; 164(11):1655-61. PMID: 17974928.
      View in: PubMed
    23. Zerrate MC, Pletnikov M, Connors SL, Vargas DL, Seidler FJ, Zimmerman AW, Slotkin TA, Pardo CA. Neuroinflammation and behavioral abnormalities after neonatal terbutaline treatment in rats: implications for autism. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2007 Jul; 322(1):16-22. PMID: 17400887.
      View in: PubMed
    24. Tesini D, Friedman C, Connors SL, Zimmerman AW. Autism. J Am Dent Assoc. 2007 Mar; 138(3):286-8; author reply 288, 290, 292. PMID: 17332028.
      View in: PubMed
    25. Cheslack-Postava K, Fallin MD, Avramopoulos D, Connors SL, Zimmerman AW, Eberhart CG, Newschaffer CJ. beta2-Adrenergic receptor gene variants and risk for autism in the AGRE cohort. Mol Psychiatry. 2007 Mar; 12(3):283-91. PMID: 17199132.
      View in: PubMed
    26. Lee LC, Zachary AA, Leffell MS, Newschaffer CJ, Matteson KJ, Tyler JD, Zimmerman AW. HLA-DR4 in families with autism. Pediatr Neurol. 2006 Nov; 35(5):303-7. PMID: 17074598.
      View in: PubMed
    27. Zimmerman AW, Connors SL, Matteson KJ, Lee LC, Singer HS, Castaneda JA, Pearce DA. Maternal antibrain antibodies in autism. Brain Behav Immun. 2007 Mar; 21(3):351-7. PMID: 17029701.
      View in: PubMed
    28. Connors SL, Matteson KJ, Sega GA, Lozzio CB, Carroll RC, Zimmerman AW. Plasma serotonin in autism. Pediatr Neurol. 2006 Sep; 35(3):182-6. PMID: 16939857.
      View in: PubMed
    29. Singer HS, Morris CM, Williams PN, Yoon DY, Hong JJ, Zimmerman AW. Antibrain antibodies in children with autism and their unaffected siblings. J Neuroimmunol. 2006 Sep; 178(1-2):149-55. PMID: 16842863.
      View in: PubMed
    30. Poling JS, Frye RE, Shoffner J, Zimmerman AW. Developmental regression and mitochondrial dysfunction in a child with autism. J Child Neurol. 2006 Feb; 21(2):170-2. PMID: 16566887.
      View in: PubMed
    31. Pardo CA, Vargas DL, Zimmerman AW. Immunity, neuroglia and neuroinflammation in autism. Int Rev Psychiatry. 2005 Dec; 17(6):485-95. PMID: 16401547.
      View in: PubMed
    32. Connors SL, Crowell DE, Eberhart CG, Copeland J, Newschaffer CJ, Spence SJ, Zimmerman AW. beta2-adrenergic receptor activation and genetic polymorphisms in autism: data from dizygotic twins. J Child Neurol. 2005 Nov; 20(11):876-84. PMID: 16417856.
      View in: PubMed
    33. Zimmerman AW, Jyonouchi H, Comi AM, Connors SL, Milstien S, Varsou A, Heyes MP. Cerebrospinal fluid and serum markers of inflammation in autism. Pediatr Neurol. 2005 Sep; 33(3):195-201. PMID: 16139734.
      View in: PubMed
    34. Vargas DL, Nascimbene C, Krishnan C, Zimmerman AW, Pardo CA. Neuroglial activation and neuroinflammation in the brain of patients with autism. Ann Neurol. 2005 Jan; 57(1):67-81. PMID: 15546155.
      View in: PubMed
    35. Purcell AE, Jeon OH, Zimmerman AW, Blue ME, Pevsner J. Postmortem brain abnormalities of the glutamate neurotransmitter system in autism. Neurology. 2001 Nov 13; 57(9):1618-28. PMID: 11706102.
      View in: PubMed
    36. Purcell AE, Rocco MM, Lenhart JA, Hyder K, Zimmerman AW, Pevsner J. Assessment of neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM) in autistic serum and postmortem brain. J Autism Dev Disord. 2001 Apr; 31(2):183-94. PMID: 11450817.
      View in: PubMed
    37. Belsito KM, Law PA, Kirk KS, Landa RJ, Zimmerman AW. Lamotrigine therapy for autistic disorder: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. J Autism Dev Disord. 2001 Apr; 31(2):175-81. PMID: 11450816.
      View in: PubMed
    38. Zimmerman AW. Commentary: immunological treatments for autism: in search of reasons for promising approaches. J Autism Dev Disord. 2000 Oct; 30(5):481-4. PMID: 11098888.
      View in: PubMed
    39. Comi AM, Zimmerman AW, Frye VH, Law PA, Peeden JN. Familial clustering of autoimmune disorders and evaluation of medical risk factors in autism. J Child Neurol. 1999 Jun; 14(6):388-94. PMID: 10385847.
      View in: PubMed
    40. Kates WR, Mostofsky SH, Zimmerman AW, Mazzocco MM, Landa R, Warsofsky IS, Kaufmann WE, Reiss AL. Neuroanatomical and neurocognitive differences in a pair of monozygous twins discordant for strictly defined autism. Ann Neurol. 1998 Jun; 43(6):782-91. PMID: 9629848.
      View in: PubMed
    41. Mann CA, Lubar JF, Zimmerman AW, Miller CA, Muenchen RA. Quantitative analysis of EEG in boys with attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder: controlled study with clinical implications. Pediatr Neurol. 1992 Jan-Feb; 8(1):30-6. PMID: 1558573.
      View in: PubMed
    For assistance with using Profiles, please refer to the online tutorials or contact UMMS Help Desk or call 508-856-8643.
    Zimmerman's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    _
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    _
    Similar People Expand Description
    _
    Same Department Expand Description
    Physical Neighbors Expand Description
    _