Lauren Boyd, MD, FAAP


Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics
Clinical Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken

English, German, Spanish-not fluent

Clinical Expertise

  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Follow-Up of Premature Babies
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Attention and School Problems

About Dr. Boyd

Family Time, Reading, Hiking

Medical Education

Medical School
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
University of Michigan Medical Center - Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
University of Chicago Medical Center - Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics

Board Certification

Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics - Subspecialty Cert: American Board of Pediatrics
Internal Medicine - General Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Pediatrics - General Cert: American Board of Pediatrics


  • Social-emotional delays at 2 years in extremely low gestational age survivors: correlates of impaired orientation/engagement and emotional regulation Boyd, L. A.; Msall, M. E.; O'Shea, T. M.; Allred, E. N.; Hounshell, G.; Leviton, A., EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
  • Long-term follow-up of 2 newborns with a combined birth weight of 540 grams. Muraskas, J. K.; Rau, B. J.; Castillo, P. R.; Gianopoulos, J.; Boyd, L. A., Pediatrics
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