Carole
 
L.
 
Marcus
M.B.B.Ch.
Email: 
marcus@email.chop.edu
Address: 
Sleep Center Main 9NW50 Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 34th & Civic Ctr Blvd
267-426-5842
Affiliations
Affiliations
Centers and Programs:
Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC)
Expertise

Dr. Marcus studies the pathophysiology of childhood obstructive sleep apnea, developmental aspects of ventilatory and upper airway control, upper airway collapsibility and arousal mechanisms during sleep, and sleep-disordered breathing.

Appointments
Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2003– present)
Education
MBBCh, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa (1982)
Selected Publications
Yuan H, Schwab RJ, Kim C, He J, Shults J, Bradford R, Huang J, Marcus CL. Relationship between body fat distribution and upper airway dynamic function during sleep in adolescents. SLEEP. Vol 36(8) . 2013 August:1199-1207.
Prashad Priya S, Marcus Carole L, Brown Lawrence W, Dlugos Dennis J, Feygin Tamara, Harding Brian N, Heuer Gregory G, Alexander Mason Thornton B. Brain Tumor Presenting as Somnambulism in an Adolescent.. Pediatric neurology. 2013 Jul.