Heather Gordish-Dressman

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Heather Gordish-Dressman

Dr. Gordish-Dressman is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the Center for Translational at Children's National Health System and is a statistician focusing on in neuromuscular diseases. She has served as the primary statistician for Dr. Eric Hoffman’s group specializing in the analysis of various types of genetic data and as the statistician for Dr. Kanneboyina Nagaraju’s Pre-clinical Murine Testing Facility at CNHS.  Since 2010, Dr. Gordish-Dressman has provided statistical support to the Cooperative International Neuromuscular Research Group (CINRG) where she focuses on the analysis of natural history studies and facilitates collaborations with academic and industry partners.  Dr. Gordish-Dressman has provided statistical support to a large number of collaborators both within CINRG and at other institutions around the world.  She has co-authored over 100 scientific publications on a wide variety of topics including, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy, asthma, necrotizing enterocolitis, biomarkers of disease and drug treatment, obesity and metabolic traits, and muscle strength and fitness. She is a co-founder of TRiNDS, LLC, a CRO specializing in clinical trials for neuromuscular diseases, and currently serves as the board President.

Disclosure statement: Heather currently serves as a consultant for SOLID GT and AGADA Biosciences. She is also a co-founder and board member for TRiNDS, LLC.

Children's National Health SystemGeorge Washington University School of Medicine and Health SciencesCenter for Translational Science111 Michigan Avenue, N.W.Washington, DC  20010United States of America

Email: hgordish@childrensnational.org

Phone: 202-476-5847