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MGH EPILEPSY SERVICE STAFF

To reach a staff member by telephone, please call 617-726-3311 unless otherwise noted below. Direct lines and email addresses, if available, are listed below.

Physicians

  • Andrew J. Cole, MD, FRCP(C),
    Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
    Director, MGH Epilepsy Service and Director
    Chief, MGH Clinical Neurophysiology Laboratory
    Email: cole.andrew@mgh.harvard.edu
  • Elizabeth A. Thiele, MD, PhD.
    Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
    Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Service.
    Tel: 617-726-6540
  • Daniel B. Hoch, MD, PhD, Epileptologist
    Email: dhoch@partners.org
  • Keith Chiappa, MD, Consultant Neurophysiologist
  • Emad Eskandar, MD, Neurosurgeon
    Tel: 617-724-6950
    Email: eeskandar@partners.org
  • Sydney S. Cash, MD, PhD, Epileptologist
    Email: scash@partners.org
  • Catherine Chu, MD, Director of Pediatric ICU Monitoring, Pediatric Eileptologist, Pediatric Epilepsy, EMU, EEG
    Email: cchushore@partners.org
  • Ronan Kilbride, MD, Consultant Epileptologist and Clinical Neurophysiologist
  • Beth Leeman, MD, Research Epileptologist
  • Lauren Moo, MD, Visiting Epileptologist and Cognitive Neuroscientist
  • Jay Pathmanathan, MD, Ph.D., Epileptologist
    Email: jpathmanathan@partners.org
  • Stephen Parker, M.D., Electroencephalographer
  • Eric Rosenthal, MD, Neurointensivist, Critical Care Neuromonitoring
    Email: erosenthal@partners.org
  • M. Brandon Westover, M.D., Ph.D., Director of Computational Clinical Neurophysiology and Continuous EEG Monitoring, Epileptologist and Clinical Neurophysiologist, Adult Epilepsy, EMU, EEG
    Email: mwestover@partners.org
  • Kenneth Sassower, M.D., Epileptologist, Sleep Medicine
    Tel: 617-724-7426
  • Mirela Simon, M.D., Director of Intra-Operative Monitoring, Epileptologist and Clinical Neurophysiologist
  • John Stakes, M.D., Electroencephalographer, Sleep Medicine
  • Ronald Thibert, D.O., Pediatric Epileptologist
    Email: rthibert@partners.org
  • Matt T. Bianchi, M.D., Ph.D., Sleep Medicine
    Email: mtbianchi@partners.org
  • Mouhsin Shafi, M.D., Ph.D., Research Epileptologist and Neurophysiologist
  • Deirdre O'Rourke, M.D., Senior Clinical Fellow, Adult Epilepsy, EMU, EEG
  • Yuan Fan, M.D., Ph.D., Senior Clinical Fellow, Adult Epilepsy, EMU, EEG
  • Lidia Moura, M.D., Senior Clinical Fellow, Adult Epilepsy, EMU, EEG
  • Marcus Ng, M.D., Senior Clinical Fellow, Adult Epilepsy, EMU, EEG
  • Sandipan Pati, M.D., Senior Clinical Fellow, Adult Epilepsy, EMU, EEG
  • Nigel Pedersen, M.D., Research and Clinical Fellow, Adult Epilepty
  • Ammar Kheder, M.D., Clinical Fellow, Adult Epilepsy, EMU, EEG
  • Arash Hadipour, M.D., Research and Clinical Fellow, Adult Epilepsy, EMU, EEG

Clinical Staff

    Tara Jennings, ANP-BC, Adult Epilepsy Clinical Nurse Coordinator
    Tel: 617-726-3311

  • Tricia Bruno, RN, Pediatric Epilepsy Nurse
    Tel: 617-726-6540
  • Kara Houghton, Chief Monitoring Technologist
    Tel: 617-724-1824
  • Kristi Nordstrom, Monitoring Technologist
    Tel: 617-724-1490

    Christine Scott, Chief EEG Technologist
    Tel: 617-643-6253
  • Cathy Leveroni, PhD, Neuropsychologist
    Tel: 617-724-3726
  • Amy Morgan, Pediatric Neuropsychologist
    Tel: 617-726-6540
  • Samantha Donovan , Clinical Research Coorinator
    Tel: 617 643-4617
    Email: srdonovan@partners.org
  • Heidi Pfeiffer RD, LD Pediatric Ketogenic Diet Nutritionist
    Tel: 617-726-6541

Administration

Fellowship Programs

Epilepsy Research Laboratory

 

Clinical Research

Clinical Trials

    Tara Jennings, ANP-BC, Clinical Nurse Coordinator

    Samantha Donovan , Clinical Research Coorinator
    Tel: 617 643-4617
    Email: srdonovan@partners.org

Cognitive Effects of Interictal Spikes

Human Epilepsy Project

Andrew J. Cole, M.D., Principle Investigator
cole.andrew@mgh.harvard.edu
Samantha Donovan , Clinical Research Coorinator
Tel: 617 643-4617
Email: srdonovan@partners.org

Last Modified: 1/28/14

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