Child Neurology Faculty

Susan T. Iannaccone, M.D.
Professor of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Chief, Division of Child Neurology
Interests: Neuromuscular medicine, neurorehabilitation, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, and spinal muscular atrophy

Mazan Almidani, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics

Susan T. Arnold, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: EEG/neurophysiology, epilepsy, surgical management of epilepsy, antiepileptic dug treatment in children, and Landau-Kleffner syndrome

Diana Castro, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics and Pediatrics
Interests: Neuromuscular medicine, neuro-rehabilitation, pediatric electromyography and nerve conduction studies, general neurology

Lauren Dengle, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: Brain tumor, neurologic effects of cancer, tics and movement disorders, neuro-oncology

Alison Dolce, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: Medical and surgical therapy for medically refractory childhood epilepsy, neonatal seizures, refractor status epilepticus

Michael Dowling, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.C.S.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: Pediatric stroke, cerebrovascular disease, neurologic complications of sickle cell disease, neurologic injury in children with acute anemia, alternative etiologies for stroke in sickle cell disease, and Sturge-Weber syndrome

Patricia Evans, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: Medical ethics, neurobehavior, and neurodevelopmental disorders

Sailaja Golla, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: Autism, traumatic brain injury, ADHD, cognitive delay, developmental delay, mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes, dystrophinopathy in young girls, and autism and learning disabilities

Muna Q. Khan, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: EEG/neurophysiology, epilepsy-intractable, and genetic epilepsy syndromes

Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, Physiology, and Pediatrics
Interests: Rare and complex diseases, mitochondrial diseases, neurogenetic disorders, neurometabolic diseases, brain metabolism, functional-brain imaging, neural excitability, and synaptic transmission

Rana Said, M.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: Epilepsy-intractable, ketogenic diet, treatment of refractory epilepsy, and medical education

Deepa Sirsi, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Interests: EEG, epilepsy, and antiepileptic drug treatment in children