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Linda M. Gourash, MD

Dr. Gourash is a Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician. She received her medical degree from Georgetown University Medical School in Washington D.C., and completed her pediatric and subspecialty training at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh in 1980 before serving on the full time faculty of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine until 1991 in the Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry. As the Medical Director of the Prader-Willi and Behavioral Disorders Program of the Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh she worked for more than 5 years almost exclusively with children and adults with Prader-Willi Syndrome and related disorders who were referred for inpatient crisis intervention for medical and behavioral problems from throughout the USA and Canada. Dr. Gourash has served on the Board of Directors of the Prader-Willi Syndrome Association of the USA. She is currently providing clinical consultation for the International Prader-Willi Syndrome Organization and the PWSA-USA. She provides consultation and educational programs throughout the US and internationally through Pittsburgh Partnership, Specialists in PWS.

Dr. Gourash is featured in a DVD produced by the PWSA and IPWSO who recorded her presentations for more widespread distribution. Dr. Gourash has a private practice in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics in Pittsburgh, PA.


Voicemail: (412) 831-0355 ext. 534  E-mail:  pws@pittsburghpartnership.com  

         Fax: (412) 854 5152

Janice L. Forster, MD      Linda M. Gourash, MD