Charlotte Druschel

Charlotte Druschel, MD

Perinatal epidemiology; congenital malformations research, congenital malformation registry; environmental epidemiology.

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Charlotte Druschel, MD

School of Public Health
Department: Epidemiology and Biostatistics

East Campus 160
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University of Minnesota Medical School, MD
Johns Hopkins MPH (Epidemiology)

Research Interests

Reproductive and Perinatal Epidemiology, risk factors for birth defects, birth defects surveillance, birth defects registries, follow up of children with birth defects, fetal alcohol syndrome.

Additional Information

Frequently Taught Courses:

EPI 609 Reproductive Epidemiology


  • Population-based study to determine mortality in spina bifida: New York State Congenital Malformations ReKancherla V, Druschel CM, Oakley GP Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2014 Aug;100(8):563-75. doi: 10.1002
  • Analysis of polychlorinated biphenyls and organochlorine pesticides in archived dried blood spots and itsMa WL, Gao C, Bell EM, Druschel CM, Environ Res. 2014 Aug;133:204-10. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2014.05.029. Epub
  • Exploring maternal patterns of dietary caffeine consumption before conception and during pregnancy. Chen L, Bell EM, Browne ML, Druschel Matern Child Health J. 2014 Dec;18(10):2446-55. doi: 10.1007/s10995-014-14
  • Risk-adjusted prolonged length of stay as an alternative outcome measure for pediatric congenital cardiac surgery. Liu M, Druschel CM, Hannan EL. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Jun;97(6):2154-9. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.11.
  • A survey on readiness and needs regarding the transition from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM. Wang Y, Tao Z, Fox D, Steen P, Druschel CM J Registry Manag. 2013 Spring;40(1):4-8.
  • Expanding diagnostic testing beyond cytogenetics: implications for birth defects research and surveillancJackson JM, Druschel CM, Shapira SK.Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2013 Nov;97(11):726-9. doi: 10.1002/
  • Maternal race/ethnicity and survival experience of children with congenital heart disease. Wang Y, Liu G, Druschel CM, Kirby RSJ Pediatr. 2013 Nov;163(5):1437-42.e1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2013.06.084.
  • Prevalence and trends of selected congenital malformations in New York State, 1983 to 2007. Kim K, Wang Y, Kirby RS, Druschel CMBirth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2013 Oct;97(10):619-27. doi: 10.1002
  • Temporal trends of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in the blood of newborns from New York State duMa WL, Yun S, Bell EM, Druschel CM, Environ Sci Technol. 2013 Jul 16;47(14):8015-21. doi: 10.1021/es401857v. E
  • Assisted reproductive technologies and children's neurodevelopmental outcomes. Hediger ML, Bell EM, Druschel CM, BuFertil Steril. 2013 Feb;99(2):311-7. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2012.12.013