Ann Barnet


Title: Pediatrician
Location: Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Ann B. Barnet, MD, Pediatrician, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements and leadership in pediatrics.

Dr. Barnet is a pediatric neurologist and professor emeritus of pediatrics and neurology at George Washington University’s School of Medicine. Renowned for her work, she also notably served as the director of the Evoked Response Laboratory at Washington Children’s National Medical Center between 1965 and 1994. During the early stages of her career, she held appointments as a research associate at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in Washington and as a clinical director at the Cambridge Child Development Clinic in Massachusetts. A consultant of neurological devices for the Food and Drug Administration between 1978 and 1983, she also provided her expertise as a member of the communicative science study section of the National Institutes of Health from 1973 to 1977. Furthermore, Dr. Barnet was instrumental as a member of the vaccine injury board for the Department of Health and Human Services and the District of Columbia Mayor’s Commission on Women and Girls.

Dr. Barnet received a Bachelor of Arts at Sarah Lawrence College in 1951. She subsequently attended Harvard University, where she acquired an MD in 1955. Additionally, she undertook a fellowship in the Department of Pediatrics at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston from 1958 to 1961. A member of the Southern Society of Pediatric Research and the Family Resource Coalition, Dr. Barnet is also a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, with which she once served as a member of the District of Columbia executive chapter.

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