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Geoffrey Miller

MD, FRCP, FRACP, MPhil, MA, MBChB
Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics (Neurology); Clinical Director Yale Pediatric Neurology, Co-Director Yale/MDA Pediatric Neuromuscular Clinic

Research Summary

Geoffrey Miller, M.B., Ch.B., investigates neuropsychological function in the muscular dystrophies. In addition, he investigates and reports on the bioethical issues that surround the care and management of the disabled child. This includes end-of-life issues, extreme prematurity, and the neurologically impaired infant.

Specialized Terms: Outcome studies; Follow-up of high risk premature and full term infants; Bioethics; Pediatric neuromuscular disorder; Neurodevelopmental disorder; Cerebral palsy; Extreme prematurity

Research Interests

Bioethics; Cerebral Palsy; Infant, Newborn; Infant, Premature; Muscular Dystrophies; Neurology; Neuromuscular Diseases; Pediatrics; Premature Birth; Infant, Extremely Premature; Health Care

Selected Publications

  • Futility by any other name.Miller G. Futility by any other name. The Texas 10 day rule. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 2008; 5: 265-270
  • Futility revisited. Reply to Mark Mercurio.Miller G. Futility revisited. Reply to Mark Mercurio. Hastings Center Report 2008; Jan-Feb: 7
  • tatic Encephalopathies of Infancy and ChildhoodMiller G, Ramer JC (Eds): Static Encephalopathies of Infancy and Childhood. Raven Press, New York, 1992.
  • Cerebral Palsies Causes, Consequences, and ManagementMiller G, Clark GD (Eds): Cerebral Palsies Causes, Consequences, and Management. Boston, Butterworth and Heinemann, 1998
  • Extreme Prematurity. Practices, Bioethics, and the LawMiller G. Extreme Prematurity. Practices, Bioethics, and the Law. New York, Cambridge University Press, 2007
  • Pediatric BioethicsMiller G (Ed). Pediatric Bioethics. New York, Cambridge University Press, 2009 .