Sarah Winter, MD

Neurodevelopmental Pediatrician
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah School of Medicine

Eccles Primary Children's Outpatient Services
81 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
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Dr. Winter is board certified in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities and has special interests in children with cerebral palsy, spina bifida, and complex medical conditions, issues related to neonatal follow-up and early identification of motor disabilities. Dr. Winter trained at the University of Minnesota and completed her fellowship in Developmental Pediatrics at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia in 1998. She worked for the Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as a consultant and published a paper on the prevalence of cerebral palsy. She is the co-director of the Utah Regional Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities with Dr. Judith Holt.

Selected Bibliography:

Lowe JR, Rieger RE, Moss NC, Yeo RA, Winter S, Patel S, Phillips J, Campbell R, Baker S, Gonzales S, Ohls RK.
Impact of Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents on Behavioral Measures in Children Born Preterm.
J Pediatr. 2017;184:75-80.e1. PubMed abstract

Ohls RK, Cannon DC, Phillips J, Caprihan A, Patel S, Winter S, Steffen M, Yeo RA, Campbell R, Wiedmeier S, Baker S, Gonzales S, Lowe J.
Preschool Assessment of Preterm Infants Treated With Darbepoetin and Erythropoietin.
Pediatrics. 2016;137(3):e20153859. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Clark EA, Esplin S, Torres L, Turok D, Yoder BA, Varner MW, Winter S.
Prevention of recurrent preterm birth: role of the neonatal follow-up program.
Matern Child Health J. 2014;18(4):858-63. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Winter S, Autry A, Boyle C, Yeargin-Allsopp M.
Trends in the prevalence of cerebral palsy in a population-based study.
Pediatrics. 2002;110(6):1220-1225. PubMed abstract

Kluczniok D, Boedeker K, Hindi Attar C, Jaite C, Bierbaum AL, Fuehrer D, Paetz L, Dittrich K, Herpertz SC, Brunner R, Winter S, Heinz A, Roepke S, Heim C, Bermpohl F.
Emotional availability in mothers with borderline personality disorder and mothers with remitted major depression is differently associated with psychopathology among school-aged children.
J Affect Disord. 2018;231:63-73. PubMed abstract