Gwendolyn J. Messer, MD, FAAP


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Psychiatrist

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics - General)
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Psychiatry - General)

Other Languages


Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



Office Locations

Cooper Behavioral Health at Camden

Three Cooper Plaza
Suite 307
Camden, NJ 08103
Phone: 856.342.2328
Fax: 856.541.6137
Maps & Directions

Education & Training

Medical SchoolEmory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
InternshipPediatrics - Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (Egleston Hospital), Atlanta, GA
ResidencyPediatrics - Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (Egleston Hospital), Atlanta, GA
FellowshipChild/Adolescent Psychology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Awards and Honors

  • National Collaborative Leadership Award presented by Children and Family Futures and the National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children, September 2011.


Chasnoff IJ, Schmidt C, Telford E, Messer G, Bailey L. "Parents and Children Together: A
Neurocognitive Habilitation Curriculum for Children with FASD." Chicago: Children's Research
Triangle, 2011.

Chasnoff IJ, Wells AM, Telford E, Schmidt C, Messer G. Neurodevelopmental functioning in children with FAS, pFAS, and ARND. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2010 Apr;31(3):192-201. doi: 10.1097/DBP.0b013e3181d5a4e2. PMID: 20375733.

Chasnoff, IJ, Bailey, G, Bailey, L, Groessl, A, Messer, G, Pratt, C, Schmidt, C, Schwartz, L,
Telford, E, West, C. FASD Across the Span of Childhood: A Handbook for Parents and Provider,
NTI Upstream, Chicago, Illinois, 2008.

Chasnoff IJ, Schwartz L, Pratt C, Neuberger, G (former name). Risk and Promise: a handbook for
parents adopting a child from overseas, NTI Upstream, Chicago, Illinois, 2006.