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PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD


Chair
E. Martina Bebin, MD, MPA

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Neurology
Birmingham, AL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Stephen Ashwal, MD
Loma Linda School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Loma Linda, CA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

John J. Bissler, MD
St. Jude Pediatrics Research Hospital
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Division of Nephrology
Memphis, TN
Specialty: Pediatric Nephrology

Joan Blair, PNP-BC
Nemours/AI duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Specialty: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner; Pediatric Neurology

Deborah Briggs, MD
Seton Brain and Spine Institute
Dell Medical School/Neurology
Austin, TX
Specialty: Neurology & Epilepsy

Anna W. Byars, PhD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH
Specialty: Neuropsychology

Kevin Chapman, MD
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Denver, CO
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Harry T. Chugani, MD
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children Pediatric Neurology
Thomas Jefferson Medical College
Wilmington, DE
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Elizabeth Jo Coombs, BSN, RN
Pentec Health
Cincinnati, OH
Specialty: Renal Nurse Educator

Rohini Coorg, MD
Texas Children's Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine
Pediatric Neurology
Houston, TX
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Peter Crino, MD, PhD
Temple University School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
Philadelphia, PA
Specialty: Adult Neurology & Epilepsy

Daniel Curry, MD
Texas Children’s Hospital / Baylor College of Medicine
Department of Neurosurgery
Houston, TX
 
Petrus J. de Vries, MBChB, MRCPsych, PhD
University of Cape Town
Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Rondebosch, Cape Town
South Africa
Specialty:  Developmental Neuropsychiatry

Steven DeRoos, MD
Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital
Grand Rapids, MI
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Pediatrics

Orrin Devinsky, MD
NYU Epilepsy Center
New York, NY
Specialty: Neurology & Epilepsy

Kira A. Dies, ScM, CGC
Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston, MA
Specialty: Genetic Counselor

Francis J. DiMario, Jr, MD
Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Division of Pediatric Neurology
Hartford, CT
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology & Pediatrics

Cornelia Drees, MD
University Hospital Colorado
Department of Neurology
Aurora, CO
Specialty: Neurology & Epilepsy
 
Michael S. Duchowny, MD
Miami Children's Hospital
Department of Neurology
Miami, FL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

David W. Dunn, MD
Riley Hospital for Children
Indiana University School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
Indianapolis, IN
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Psychiatry

Nancy J. Elling, RN, BSN, CPN
Children's National Medical Center
Department of Neurology
Fairfax, VA
Specialty: Nursing (Neurology & Epilepsy)

Kevin C. Ess, MD, PhD
Vanderbilt University
Department of Neurology
Nashville, TN
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

David H. Ewalt, MD
Urology Clinic of North Texas
Dallas, TX
Specialty: Urological Surgery

Francis M. Filloux, MD
Primary Children’s Medical Center
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Pediatrics

J. Robert Flamini, MD
PANDA Neurology
Atlanta, GA
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology

David Neal Franz, MD
Children's Hospital Medical Center
Department of Neurology
Cincinnati, OH
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Emily R. Freilich, MD
Children’s National Medical Center
Fairfax, VA  & Washington, DC
Specialty: Neurology

Iris Fried, MD
Hadassah Medical Center, The Hebrew University
Jerusalem, Israel

Michael D. Frost, MD
The Minnesota Epilepsy Group, P.A.
Saint Paul, MN
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Patricia A. Gibson, MSSW, DHL, ACSW
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Baptist Medical Center
Department of Neurology
Comprehensive Epilepsy Information Service
Winston Salem, NC
Specialty: Social Work

Tal Gilboa, MD
Shaare-Zedek Medical Center
Jerusalem, Israel
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology; Developmental Pediatrics

Tanjala T. Gipson, MD
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD
Specialty: Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology, Neurodevelopmental disabilities
 
Howard P. Goodkin, MD, PhD
University of Virginia
Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics
Charlottesville, VA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Elizabeth Gosnell, DMD, MS
Division of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH
Specialty: Pediatric Dentistry

Joannes (Joop) Grevelink, MD, PhD
Boston Dermatology & Laser Center
Boston, MA
Specialty: Dermatology

Ajay Gupta, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Department of Neurology
Cleveland, OH
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy 

Daphne M. Hasbani, MD, PhD
St. Christopher’s Pediatric Associates
Section Child Neurology
Philadelphia, PA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Elizabeth P. Henske, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Specialty: Oncology

Collin Hovinga, PharmD, MS, FCCP
Dell Children’s Medical Center
University of Texas Austin
Austin, TX
Specialty: Pharmacology, Epidemiology, Clinical Research

John Hulbert, MD
Urologic Physicians, P.A.
Edina, MN
Specialty: Urological Surgery

Monica P. Islam, MD
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology 

Laura A. Jansen, MD, PhD
University of Virginia Charlottesville
Charlottesville, VA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Anna Jeong, MD
Department of Neurology
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis Children’s Hospital
St. Louis, MO
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Shafali Spurling Jeste, MD
UCLA Semel Institute/Neuropsychiatric Institute
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty: Developmental Neurology & Autism

Karen C. Keough, MD
Dell Children’s Medical Center
Austin, TX
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsy
 
Bryan H. King, MD
Children's Hospital
Department of Psychiatry
Seattle, WA
Specialty: Child Psychiatry
 
Mary Kay Koenig, MD
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, TX
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology

Susan Koh, MD
University of Colorado
Division of Pediatric Neurology
Denver, CO
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy 

Michael Kohrman, MD
University of Chicago
Department of Pediatrics
Chicago, IL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsy and Sleep Medicine

Bruce Korf, MD, PhD
University of Alabama Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Specialty:  Genetics and Neurology

Darcy A. Krueger, MD, PhD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH
Specialty: General Neurology, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

Carrie L. Krupitsky, RN, FNP
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland
Department of Neurology
Oakland, CA
Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner

Rachel Kuperman, MD
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland
Department of Neurology
Oakland, CA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

David J. Kwiatkowski, MD, PhD
Genetics Lab, Hematology Division
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Specialty: Genetic Research

Scheherazade Le, MD
Department of Neurology
Stanford University and Clinics
Stanford, CA
Specialty: Neurology & Epilepsy

Ki Hyeong Lee, MD
Florida Hospital for Children
Orlando, FL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Aimee Luat, MD
Children’s Hospital Michigan
Pediatric Neurology
Detroit, MI
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Fatema Malbari, MD
Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Bronx, NY
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Miguel Materin, MD
Yale School of Medicine
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
New Haven, CT
Specialty: Ophthalmic Oncology

Julie A. Matsumoto, MD, FACR
Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA
Specialty: Neuroradiology

William McClintock, MD 
Children's National Medical Center
Department of Neurology
Fairfax, VA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Frank McCormack, MD
University of Cincinnati School of Medicine
Pulmonary Division
Cincinnati, OH
Specialty: Pulmonology

Patricia E. McGoldrick, PNP, MPA
Mount Sinai Beth Israel Roosevelt
New York, NY
Specialty: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (Neurology & Developmental Disabilities)

Kimberly Parker Menzer, ANP-BC, GNP-BC 
New York University Langone Medical Center
New York, NY
Specialty: Adult Primary Care and Geriatric Nurse Practitioner (Neurology, Epilepsy)

Anne Marie Michon, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC
Beaumont Children’s Hospital
Department of Pediatric Epilepsy
Royal Oak, MI
Specialty: Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner; Pediatric Epilepsy
Ian O’Neil Miller, MD
Miami Children’s Hospital
Department of Neurology
Miami, FL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Greg Mlynarczyk, DDS
Santa Rosa, CA
Specialty: Dentistry

Joel Moss, MD, PhD
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD
Specialty: Pulmonology

Srishti Nangia, MD
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Vinodh Narayanan, MD
APNNA-Arizona Pediatric Neurology & Neurogenetics Associates
Phoenix, AZ
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology & Neurogenetics

Katherine L. Nathanson, MD
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
Specialty: Clinical Genetics

Hope Northrup, MD
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics
Houston, TX
Specialty: Pediatrics & Genetics

Iris Noyman, MD
Soroka Medical Center affiliated with Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Be’er Sheva, Israel
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology; Epilepsy

Patricia Ogden, APN, FNP, NP-C
University of Chicago
Section Pediatric Neurology
Chicago, IL
Specialty: Epilepsy and Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

Olugbenga Olowokure, MD
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH
Specialty: Hematology-Oncology, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Neuroendocrine Tumors

Neha J. Patel, MD
American Family Children’s Hospital
Madison, WI
Specialty: Pediatric Neuro-oncology

Elahna Paul, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Pediatric Nephrology Associates
Boston, MA
Specialty: Pediatric Nephrology

Freedom Perkins, Jr, MD
Dell Children’s Medical Center
Austin, TX
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsy, Autism

M. Scott Perry, MD
Cook Children’s Hospital
Department of Neurology
Ft. Worth, TX
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Donald J. Phillips, MD, MPH
Beaumont Children’s Hospital
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
Royal Oak, MI
Specialty: Pediatric Epilepsy, Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology

Brenda E. Porter, MD, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine
Division of Child Neurology
Stanford, CA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Surya P. Redman, MD
Texas Children's Cancer & Hematology Centers
Houston, TX
Specialty: Hematology-Oncology

James J. Riviello, Jr, MD
New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center  
Department of Neurology

New York, NY
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

E. Steve Roach, MD
Ohio State University
Department of Neurology
Columbus, OH
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Robb Romp, MD
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
University of Alabama
Children’s Alabama
Birmingham, AL
Specialty: Pediatric Cardiology
 
Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD
Children's Hospital
Department of Neurology
Boston, MA
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology

Joshua Samuels, MD, MPH
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Department of Pediatrics
Houston, TX
Specialty: Pediatric Nephrology and Hypertension

Eric B. J. Ségal, MD
Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group (NEREG) Comprehensive TS Clinic
Hackensack, NJ
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsy

Joo Hee Seo, MD, MSc
Florida Hospital for Children
Orlando, FL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

W. Donald Shields, MD
University of California, Los Angeles
Division of Pediatric Neurology
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Mary T. Silvia, MD
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Department of Neurology
Winston-Salem, NC
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Epilepsy

Marcio A. Sotero de Menezes, MD
Swedish Neuroscience Institute
Pediatric Neuroscience Center
Seattle, WA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Steven P. Sparagana, MD
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
Department of Neurology
Dallas, TX
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Suzanne M. Strickland, MD
Medical College of Georgia
Georgia Regents University
Department of Child Neurology
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Katherine Taub, MD
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Philadelphia, PA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Joyce Teng, MD, PhD
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford
Palo Alto, CA
Specialty: Dermatology

Elizabeth A. Thiele, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Department of Neurology
Boston, MA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

James H. Tonsgard, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
Comer Children's Hospital
Chicago, IL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Zulma S. Tovar-Spinoza, MD
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, NY
Specialty: Pediatric Neurosurgery

Lily Hoang Tran, MD
Children's Hospital Orange County 
Orange, CA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Doris A. Trauner, MD
Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego
University of California San Diego School of Medicine
San Diego, CA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology; Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

Michal Tzadok, MD 
Safra Children’s Hospital
Sheba Medical Center
Tel Hashomer, ISRAEL
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Katherine Van Poppel, MD
Carolinas Pediatric Neurology Center - Concord
Concord, NC
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Keith K. Vaux, MD
Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego
University of California San Diego School of Medicine
San Diego, CA
Specialty: Pediatrics; Medical Genetics

William G. Ward, MD
Novant Health Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery

Howard L. Weiner, MD
Texas Children's Hospital
Department of Neurosurgery
Houston, TX 
Specialty: Neurosurgery

James W. Wheless, MD
LeBonheur Children’s Hospital
Pediatric Neurology
University of Tennessee
Memphis, TN
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Shelley Williams, MD
Children's Hospital
Department of Neurology
Pittsburgh, PA
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

David S. Wolf, MD, PhD 
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta/Emory University
Atlanta, GA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Neuro-oncology

Steven M. Wolf, MD
Mount Sinai Beth Israel Roosevelt
New York, NY
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Matthew Wong, MD
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Department of Neurology
Winston-Salem, NC
Specialty: Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Epilepsy

Michael Wong, MD, PhD
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
St. Louis, MO
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Joyce Y. Wu, MD
University of California, Los Angeles
Division of Pediatric Neurology
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty:  Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy

Kai-Feng Xu, MD
Peking Union Medical College Hospital
Division of Respiratory Medicine
Beijing, China
Specialty: Pulmonology

Raymond Yeung, MD
University of Washington School of Medicine
Division of Surgery and Medical Genetics
Seattle, WA
Specialty: Surgery

Lisa R. Young, MD
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
Specialty: Pediatric Pulmonology

Li-Ping Zou, MD, PhD
People’s Liberation Army General Hospital
Department of Pediatrics
Bejing, China
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology

Mary L. Zupanc, MD
Children’s Hospital Orange County
Orange, CA
Specialty: Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy


 
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