Board Certified Child Neurology Pediatrics & Epilepsy Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Pediatric Neurology, ADEM, Aneurysm, Ataxia disorders, Autism spectrum disorders, Autoimmune disorders, Bell’s palsy, Birth asphyxia, Birth injury, Birth trauma, Brachial plexus injury, Cerebral hemorrhage, Cerebral palsy, Cerebral venus sinus thrombosis, Chiari malformation, Closed head injury, Compromised baby, Concussion, Convulsion, Developmental delay, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, Erb’s palsy, Gait disorder, Guillain-Barré, Head trauma, Head trauma sequela, Head injury, Headache, Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE), Increased intracranial pressure, Intracranial hemorrhage, Meningitis, Mental retardation, Migraine, Myasthenia gravis, Nerve injury, Neurofibromatosis, Neuroimmunology, Neurological injury, Perinatal asphyxia, Peripheral neuropathy, Periventricular leukomalacia, Pervasive developmental disorders, Post traumatic convulsions, Premature birth, Seizures, Septo-optic dysplasia, Spinal cord damage, Spinal cord injury, Static encephalopathy, Stroke, Subarachnoid hemorrhage, Subdural hemorrhage, Tethered cord, Tic, Tonsillar herniation, Tourette’s syndrome, Transient ischemic attack (TIA), Traumatic brain injury (TBI), Transverse myelitis, Tuberous screlosis,

PROFILE

Triple board certified pediatric neurologist with over 15 years experience. Subject matter expert, educator, and consultant in the fields of child neurology, pediatrics, and epilepsy.

CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

Director, Pediatric Neurology; Epileptologist Director, Pediatric Neurodiagnostics
Tulane-Lakeside Hospital, Metairie, LA Tulane Medical Center, New Orleans, LA
Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry Director, Pediatric Neurology Clerkship
Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Medical Director, Tulane Center for Autism and Related Disorders Co-Director, Developmental Neurogenetics Center
Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Faculty/Advisor, Neuroscience Program
Tulane University School of Science and Engineering, New Orleans, LA

Pediatric Neurology Telemedicine/EEG
Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Lafayette, LA Lakeview Regional Medical Center, Covington, LA
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology, and Psychiatry
Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences (USUHS), Bethesda, MD

LICENSURE

Current and Unrestricted Medical Licenses
Mississippi
Louisiana
Maryland
MD Expert Witness Florida
Department of Defense, Child Neurology and Pediatrics

BOARD CERTIFICATION

2018 – 2028 Epilepsy – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)
2008 – 2028 Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)
2003 – 2023 General Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics (ABP)

RESEARCH AND ADVISORY

2019 – Present Co-Investigator, Gene Mutations in Pediatric Epilepsies Tulane University Human Research Protection Program (HRPP)
2019 – Present Co-Investigator, CORE-VNS Registry, Tulane University HRPP

2019 – Present Appointed Member, Physician Advisory Board
Epilepsy Alliance Louisiana

2019 – Present Speakers Bureau, Vagus Nerve Stimulators, Livanova 2019 – Present – Speakers Bureau, Aptiom and Epilepsy, Sunovion
2019 – 2022 Appointed Member, Pediatric Content Committee American Epilepsy Society
2018 – 2024 Appointed Member, General Pediatrics Examination Committee American Board of Pediatrics
2018 – 2021 Appointed Member, Lifespan Care Committee
American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine

2018 – Present Co-Investigator, Epilepsy & Autism: How Genetic Testing Should Be Applied Today, Tulane University HRPP
2018 – Present Co-Investigator, Genetics & Genomics of Related Neurodevelopmental Disorders including Autism Spectrum Disorders, Intellectual Disabilities, Epilepsy, Rett syndrome, and Rett-like Phenotypes, Tulane HRPP
2018 – Present Speakers Bureau, Epilepsy and Genetics, BioMarin

2018 – Present Speakers Bureau, Topiramate and Migraines, Supernus 2018 – Present Speakers Bureau, Oxtellar and Epilepsy, Supernus
2017 – Present Co-Investigator, The Surveillance Monitoring for Antiretroviral Therapy Toxicities (SMARTT) of the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS) Tulane University Health Sciences Center
2017 – Present Collaborative Interest Group in Cerebral Palsy, Pediatric Collaborative Research, The National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (web-based)
2015 – Present Health Professions Committee, Tulane University
2017 – 2019 Developmental Neurogenetics Clinic, Tulane University HRPP

TRAINING AND EDUCATION

2004 – 2007 Child Neurology Fellowship
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

2000 – 2003 Pediatrics Internship and Residency
Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX

1996 – 2000 MD
University of California, San Diego

1991 – 1996 PhD, Biomedical Sciences University of California, Riverside
1986 – 1990 BS, Biology (Valedictorian and Summa cum laude)
California Polytechnic University, Pomona

CLINICAL APPOINTMENTS HISTORY

2019 – Present Pediatric Neurology Telemedicine
Ochsner LSU Health Academic Medical Center, Shreveport, LA

2019 – Present Pediatric Neurologist, Children’s Hospital of New Orleans LCMC Health, New Orleans, LA
2017 – Present Co-Director, Developmental Neurogenetics Center Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
2016 – Present Medical Director, Tulane Center for Autism and Related Disorders Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

2014 – Present Director, Pediatric Neurology
Director, Pediatric Neurodiagnostics Tulane-Lakeside Hospital, Metairie, LA Tulane Medical Center, New Orleans, LA
2013 – 2015 Pediatric Neurologist
Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Lafayette, LA

2009 – 2016 Pediatric Neurologist
Ocean Springs Hospital, Ocean Springs, MS

2007 – 2013 Pediatric Neurologist
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician Tulane Medical Center, New Orleans, LA

2012 – 2013 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician
Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Springs, MD

2010 – 2013 Pediatric Neurologist
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD

2010 – 2013 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician
Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, Rockville, MD

2010 – 2013 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician
Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, MD

2009 – 2010 Pediatric Neurologist
Gulfport Memorial Hospital, Gulfport, MS

2007 – 2010 Chief, Pediatric Neurology Deputy Chief of Staff
Keesler Medical Center, Keesler AFB Biloxi, MS

2007 – 2010 Pediatric Neurologist
Eglin Hospital, Eglin AFB Destin, FL Naval Hospital Pensacola, FL

2008 Commander, Medical Readiness Training Exercise Ecuador

2004 – 2007 Disability Physician
Health Analysis Concord, CA

2004 – 2007 Staff Pediatrician, Urgent Care
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA

2003 – 2004 Staff Pediatrician; Chief, Disaster Team
Los Angeles AFB Clinic, El Segundo, CA

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS HISTORY

2019 – Present Full Professor, Pediatrics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

2016 – Present Faculty/Advisor, Neuroscience Program Tulane University School of Science and Engineering, New Orleans, LA

2014 – Present Director, Pediatric Neurology Clerkship Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

2008 – Present Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Neurology, and Psychiatry Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD

2014 – 2019 Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

2007 – 2013 Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

2010 – 2013 Program Director, Child Neurology Fellowship National Capital Consortium (NCC), Bethesda, MD

2010 – 2013 Director, Child Neurology Deputy Director, Neurology Education Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD

2005 – 2007 Clinical Instructor, Neurology Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

2002 – 2003 Clinical Instructor, Pediatrics Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

American Neurological Association (ANA), Fellow, 2019 – Present

Academy of Translational Medicine Professionals (ATMP), Fellow, 2019 – Present

Epilepsy Alliance Louisiana, Physician Advisory Board, 2019 – Present

American Academy for Cerebral Palsy & Developmental Medicine (AACPDM), 2018 – Present

  • Fellow, 2018 – Present
  • Lifespan Care Committee, 2018 – Present

American Board of Pediatrics (ABP), General Pediatrics Exam Committee, 2018 – Present

American Epilepsy Society (AES), 2017 – Present

  • Pediatric Content Committee, 2019 – 2022

American Medical Association (AMA), 1996 – Present

Association of Military Surgeons of the U.S. (AMSUS), Life Time Member, 1996 – Present

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), 2001-Present

  • Fellow, 2004 – Present
  • Uniformed Section, 2001 – Present
  • Member-At-Large, 2004 – 2006
  • Nominations Committee, 2004

American Academy of Neurology (AAN), 2002 – Present

  • Fellow, 2018 – Present
  • Scientific Auditor, Annual Meetings
  • Reviewer, Continuum

Child Neurology Society (CNS), 2003 – Present

  • Professors of Child Neurology, 2017 – Present

Southern Pediatric Neurology Society (SPNS), 2010 – Present

Academic Pediatric Association (APA), 2010 – 2015

American Pediatric Society (APS), 2010 – 2015

California Medical Association (CMA), 1996-2007

HONORS AND AWARDS

First Recipient of the Clinical Excellence Award, Tulane University, 2019 Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors Inc. Polling & Research, 2019 Regional Top Doctor, Castle Connolly, 2019
Fellow, American Neurological Association, 2019 – Present
Fellow, Academy of Translational Medicine Professionals, 2019 – Present Nu Rho Psi Honor Society, Tulane University, 2019 – Present
Physician of the Year, Pediatrics Department, Tulane-Lakeside Hospital, 2018
Fellow, American Academy of Neurology, 2018 – Present
Fellow, American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, 2018 – Present Top Med School Faculty, Tulane University School of Medicine, 2018
Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors Inc. Polling & Research, 2018
Master Clinician, Pediatrics, Tulane School of Medicine, 2018 Top Doctor, Child Neurology, Castle Connolly, 2018 Professors of Child Neurology, 2017 – Present

Top Doctor, Louisiana Life, 2017
Best Doctor, Pediatric Specialist/General Neurology, Metairie, 2017 America’s Most Honored Professional, American Registry, 2017
Top Doctor, Child Neurology, Castle Connolly Regional, Metairie, 2017
Compassionate Doctor Recognition, Vitals, 2016
Top Doctor, Child Neurology, Castle Connolly Metro Area, New Orleans, 2016 Best Doctor, Pediatric Subspecialty/Child Neurology, Metairie, 2016
Tulane University Faculty of the Year, Tulane Pediatric Residency Program, 2015
Best Doctor, Pediatric Subspecialty/Child Neurology, New Orleans, 2015 HealthGrades Recognized Doctor, 2015
AMA Physician’s Recognition Award, 2015, 2010, 2004 Leading Physicians of the World Top Doctor Award, 2015
AAP CME-Continuing Professional Development Award, 2015, 2010, 2004 Col, Medical Corps, USAF Reserve, 2015
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004 – Present Patients’ Choice 5-Year Honoree, 2012
Patients’ Choice Award, 2008 – 2012
USAF Special Experience Identifier (SEI), Neurology/Child Neurology, 2012 USAF Meritorious Service Medal, 2010
USAF Special Experience Identifier (SEI), Pediatrics, 2008
Field Grade Officer of the Year, 81st Medical Group, 2008 Field Grade Officer of the Quarter, 81st Medical Group, 2008 USAF Liaison, Stanford Medical Center, 2005-2007
USAF Meritorious Service Medal, 2004 USAF Scientific Achievement Award, 2004 USAF Scientific Achievement Award, 2003
Semi-finalist, Howard Johnson Research Achievement Award, USPS, AAP, 2004 Semi-finalist, Howard Johnson Research Achievement Award, USPS, AAP, 2003 Southern Society for Research Travel Award, 2003
USAF Achievement Medal, 2003
Distinguished Graduate, Commissioned Officer Training School, USAF, 2000 Outstanding Teaching Assistant of the Year, University of California Riverside, 1995 Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year, University of California Riverside, 1995 Radiation Research Society Travel Award, 1995, 1994

Environmental Mutagen Society Travel Award, 1995, 1994
Graduate Student Council Travel Award, University of California Riverside, 1993-1996 Outstanding Army ROTC Cadet of the Year, Cal Poly Pomona, 1988

INVITED PRESENTATIONS

Genetics of Epilepsy, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Ochsner Health Center for Children, New Orleans, LA, pending 11/19

Achieving Improved Outcomes in Children & Infants with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, 10/19

Sleep: The Foundation for Health, Well-being, Performance and Learning, Sleep Well Be Well Workshop, American Academy of Pediatrics, Louisiana Chapter, New Orleans, 8/19

The Teen Brain and Sleep, Sleep Well Be Well Workshop, American Academy of Pediatrics, Louisiana Chapter, New Orleans, 8/19

Co-Morbid Sleep Difficulties and Impacts in Children/Adolescents with Neurological disorders, Sleep Well Be Well Workshop, American Academy of Pediatrics, 8/19

VNS and Epilepsy, St. Charles School Parish, Luling, LA, 8/19

Interesting Pediatric Neurology Cases, Camp Neuro, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, 7/19

Neurological Emergencies for the Pediatrician, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 5/19

Infantile Intractable Seizures, Sodium Channel Duplications, and the Vagus Nerve Stimulator Device. 2019 Southern Regional Meetings, New Orleans, LA, 2/19

Child Neurology for the Child Psychiatrist, Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1/19

Early Genetic Testing in Epilepsy, Department of Pediatric Neurology, Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, Austin, TX, 1/19

Pediatric Neurology for the Adult Neurologist, Department of Neurology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 12/18

Genetic Testing in Epilepsy, 2018 New England Regional Genetics Group Annual Meeting, Portsmouth, NH, 11/18

Genetics of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology Grand Rounds, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 11/18

Field Management of Seizures and Neurological Emergencies, 2018 EMS Pediatric Symposium, New Orleans, LA, 10/18

Pediatric Encephalopathy, 11th World Microbiology and Immunology Congress, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 6/18

Pediatric Neurology as a Career, Tulane University Neurology Association/PhD Talk, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 3/18

The Genetics of Epilepsy, 2018 Southern Society for Pediatric Research Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2/18

Adolescent Male with Academic Failure, 2018 Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, 2/18

Interviewed for Stroke Connection, When Stroke Affects the Frontal Lobe by Jon Caswell, Winter 2018

Genetics of Epilepsy, Frontiers in Neurology and Neuroscience, Live stream: www.lifescienceevents/neuroscience/2017, 12/17

Interviewed for The New Orleans Advocate, Programs offer kids with special needs opportunities to play, learn, create by Suzanne Pfefferle Tafur, 11/17

Neurocutaneous Diseases, Hayward Genetics Center, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 11/17

Genetics of Neurological Diseases, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 9/17

Genetics of Neurological Diseases, Child Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 9/17

Traumatic Brain Injury Cases: Doctor and Attorney Perspectives, National Business Institute Live Seminar, New Orleans, 6/17

Autism and Epilepsy, Tulane Center for Autism and Related Disorders, New Orleans, 6/17

Adrenoleukodystrophy: Consider in Boys with Academic Failure, 2017 Southern Society for Pediatric Research Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2/17

Treatment of Intractable Seizures in Children, Neurology Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1/17

Treatment of Intractable Epilepsy, Genetics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 11/16

Neurocutaneous Disorders, Department of Biochemistry, Tulane University, NOLA, 11/16

Seizures/Epilepsy for the Pediatrician, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 10/16

Genetics of Epilepsy, Brain Institute Seminar Series, Department of Neuroscience, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 10/16

Acute Ataxia in Children, Red River Potpourri, American Academy of Pediatrics Annual Meeting, Louisiana Chapter, Shreveport, LA, 8/16

Pediatric Neurological Emergencies, Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 7/16

Paroxysmal Events in Children, Tulane Pediatrics Community Talks Series, Metairie, LA, 5/16 Interviewed for The New York Times, The Clumsy Child by Perri Klass, 5/16

So You Want To Be A Child Neurologist?, Tulane-Louisiana State University (LSU) Career Day, Children’s Hospital of New Orleans, 5/16

Genetics of Epilepsy, Hayward Genetics Symposium, Hayward Genetics Center, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 4/16

Genetics of Epilepsy, 2016 Southern Pediatric Neurology Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 3/16

Pediatric Epilepsy, Neurology Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 2/16

Childhood Epilepsy, Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 11/15

Genetics in Epilepsy, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 9/15

School Failure, Saturday Pediatrics Series, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, 6/15

Interviewed for WLOX News Healthwatch, Pediatric Neurologist Can Give Answers to Anxious Parents by Karen Abernathy, 5/15

Autism and Developmental Delay, Pediatric Jambalaya, 2015 Woman’s Foundation and Acadiana Pediatric Society Spring CME, Lafayette, LA, 4/15

Autism/Developmental Delay, Neurology Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 4/15

Pediatric Neurology Emergencies, Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds, Mount Sinai Medical Center, South Beach, FL, 3/15

Child Neurology as a Career, Tulane-LSU Career Day, Children’s Hospital of New Orleans, 2/15

Status Epilepticus in the ER, Pediatric Acute Care Conference, New Orleans, LA, 11/14

Acute Ataxia in Children, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 9/14

Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections, Red Stick Potpourri, 2014 American Academy of Pediatrics

Annual Meeting, Louisiana Chapter, Baton Rouge, LA, 8/14

Concussion in Children, Pediatric Potpourri on the Bayou, 2013 American Academy of Pediatrics Annual Meeting, Louisiana Chapter, Lafayette, LA, 9/13

Developmental Delay, Pediatrics Interest Group, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, 8/13

Seizures in Children, Grand Rounds, Acadiana Pediatric Society, Lafayette, LA, 8/13 Seizures in Children, Saturday Pediatrics Series, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, 6/13

Traumatic Brain Injury in Kids, Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Bethesda, MD, 5/13

Headaches in Pediatrics, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 2/13

Acute Ataxia in Children, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA, 2/13

Epilepsy in Children, Neurology Grand Rounds, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington DC, 10/12

Headaches in Children, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA, 8/12

Seizures in Children, Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds, Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Springs, MD, 8/12

Epilepsy Syndromes, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 7/12

Strokes in Neonates/Children, MEP CME Meeting, Shady Grove Hospital, Rockville, MD, 6/12

New World Seizure & Psychiatry Treatments, MEP CME Meeting, Shady Grove Hospital, 6/12

How to Perform an LP, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, 3/12

Pediatric Headaches, Saturday Pediatrics Series, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, 12/11

Pediatric Neurological Emergencies, Shady Grove Hospital Mid-Level Provider Course, Rockville, MD, 11/11

How to Perform an LP, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, 10/11

Life in Medicine, Pre-Med Interest Group, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 10/11

Neurological Emergencies, Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds, Mount Sinai Medical Center, South Beach, FL, 9/11

Developmental Delay, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 8/11

Developmental Delay, Neurology Grand Rounds, USUHS, Bethesda, MD, 8/11 Neonatal Seizures, Neonatology Fellowship Lecture Series, USUHS,

Bethesda, MD, 8/11 Acute Ataxia, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, USUHS, Bethesda, MD, 7/11

Life in Medicine, Medical Student Interest Group, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 5/11

How to Become a Child Neurologist, Pediatric Interest Group, USUHS, Bethesda, MD, 3/11

Pediatric Seizures and Seizure Disorders, 2011 American Academy of Pediatrics Annual Meeting, Uniformed Services Pediatric Section, Washington, DC, 3/11

Headaches in Children, 2011 American Academy of Pediatrics Annual Meeting, Uniformed Services Pediatric Section, Washington, DC, 3/11

Developmental Delays, 2011 American Academy of Pediatrics Annual Meeting, Uniformed Services Pediatric Section, Washington, DC, 3/11

Child Neurology for the Pediatrician Workshop, Academic Pediatric Association Meeting, Fredericksburg, VA, 2/11

Developmental Delay, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 2/11

Neurological Emergencies, Neurology Grand Rounds, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 2/11

Child Neurology for the Adult Neurologist, Neurology Grand Rounds, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 2/11

Headaches in Children, Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Keesler Medical Center, Keesler AFB, Biloxi, MS, 6/10

Neurology for Family Practitioners, Family Medicine Grand Rounds, Eglin Hospital, Eglin AFB, Valparaiso, FL, 2/10

Neurological Emergencies, Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Gulfport Memorial Hospital, Gulfport, MS, 12/09

Neurological Emergencies, Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Keesler Medical Center, Keesler AFB, Biloxi, MS, 6/09

Neurological Disorders in Children, Family Medicine Grand Rounds, Eglin Hospital, Eglin AFB, Valparaiso, FL, 3/09

Autism: Updates and Controversies, Pediatrics Conference, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 12/08

Pediatric Seizures, Primary Care Conference, Naval Hospital Pensacola, FL, 4/08 Pediatric Headaches, Primary Care Conference, Naval Hospital Pensacola, FL, 4/08

Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Neurology Grand Rounds, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, 6/07

Infantile Spasms, Neurology Grand Rounds, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, 3/06

Military Medicine as a Career, Health Professions Scholarship Program, Air Force Recruitment events, annually 2004 – 2007

TEACHING ACTIVITIES/EXPERIENCE

Pediatrics, Neurology, and Child Psychiatry resident teaching series, Tulane, 2014 – Present Undergraduate and Graduate medical courses, Tulane, 2014 – Present

Pediatrics and Neurology medical school teaching curriculum, Tulane, 2014 – Present Pediatric Case-Based Interactive Learning Sessions, USUHS, 2011 – 2013

Pediatric Neurology for the Child Psychiatrist Lecture Series, WRNMMC, 2012 – 2013 Military Medical Practice, Lead Instructor, USUHS, Ocular Trauma, 2013

Neuroanatomy Instructor, Department of Anatomy, USUHS, 2011 – 2013

Program Director, Child Neurology Fellowship, National Capital Consortium, 2010 – 2013

  • Weekly child neurology lectures for Neurology trainees at WRNMMC Education/training of Child Neurology Fellows, Adult Neurology Residents

Director, Child Neurology; Deputy Director, Neurology Education, USUHS, 2010-2013

  • Monthly case-based sessions with medical students on Neurology
  • Preceptor for medical students on the ward and in clinic for Child Neurology

Intro to Clinical Medicine and Intro to Clinical Reasoning Instructor (MS I, II), Neurology, Child Neurology, Pediatrics, USUHS, 2010 – 2013

  • PALS Instructor, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), 2010 – 2013

Neurology topics, Pediatric Residency Lecture Series, National Capital Consortium (USUHS and WRNMMC), 2010 – 2013

Neurology topics, Family Medicine Residency Lecture Series, Eglin AFB, FL, 2008 – 2010 Neurology topics, Internal Medicine Residency Lecture Series,

Keesler AFB, MS, 2007 – 2010 Neuroanatomy and Neurology lectures, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2006 – 2007

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