Neurology Faculty


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Leon S. Dure, M.D.
Professor
William Bew White, Jr. Chair in Pediatric Neurology
Division Director, Pediatric Neurology

Dr. Dure is Professor and Director of the Division of Pediatric Neurology and holds the William Bew White, Jr. Chair in Pediatric Neurology. Dr. Dure received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine with additional training at Babies Hospital / Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center / College of Physicians and Surgeons and the University of Michigan. Dr. Dure’s clinical research interests are movement disorders in childhood as well as Huntington’s Disease.

 
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Pierre Fequiere, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Dr. Fequiere is Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology. Dr. Fequiere received his medical degree from the Université d’Etat d’Haiti with additional training at Centre de Santé Sacré-Cœur, Hôpital de l'Université d’Etat d’Haiti, Long Island College Hospital and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Fequiere's research interest is neuromuscular disorders.

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Monisha Goyal, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Director, Clinical Neurophysiology
Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Program

Dr. Goyal is Director of Clinical Neurophysiology and the Pediatric Epilepsy Program and Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology. Dr. Goyal received her medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine with additional training at St. Louis Children's Hospital, the University of Pittsburgh and Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. Dr. Goyal's research interests are pediatric epilepsy surgery, seizure propagation and seizure induced metabolic effects.

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Krisztina Harsanyi-Jilling, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Dr. Harsanyi-Jilling is Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology. Dr. Harsanyi-Jilling received her medical degree from the University of Pécs Medical School with additional training at the University of Illinois, Northwestern University Medical School and Children’s Memorial Hospital. Dr. Harsanyi-Jilling's research interest is sleep disorders.

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Pongkiat Kankirawatana, M.D.
Associate Professor
Medical Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Surgical Program

Dr. Kankirawatana is Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology and Medical Director of the Pediatric Epilepsy Center. Dr. Kankirawatana received his medical degree from Mihidol University with additional training at Nakhon Pathom Hospital, Jersey City Medical Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Kankirawatana's clinical areas of interest are pediatric epilepsy and epilepsy surgery.

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Jan Mathisen, M.D.
Clinical Professor

Dr. Mathisen is Clinical Professor of Pediatric Neurology. Dr. Mathisen received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine with additional training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Children's of Alabama, Washington University Medical Center and St. Louis Children's Hospital. Dr. Mathisen's clinical areas of interest are epilepsy, neonatal neurology and autism.

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Tony McGrath, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor

Dr. McGrath is Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatric Neurology. Dr. McGrath received his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine with additional training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. McGrath’s research areas of interest are stroke in children, pediatric epilepsy and affective processing in children.

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Jayne M. Ness, M.D., PhD
Associate Professor
Director, Center for Pediatric Onset Demyelinating Disease Clinic

Dr. Ness is an Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology and Neurobiology and Director of the Center for Pediatric Onset Demyelinating Disease Clinic. Dr. Ness received her medical degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine with additional training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Ness's research areas of interest are pediatric demyelinating disorders, including multiple sclerosis, transverse myelitis, optic neuritis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, as well as cell death pathways in neonatal hypoxia-ischemia and outcome following neonatal brain injury.

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Alan Percy, M.D.
Professor
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Professor
Director, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

Dr. Reddy is Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Surgery and Director of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology. Dr. Reddy received her medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine with additional training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Children's National Medical Center. Dr. Reddy is involved in the development and implementation of the first international clinical trial for treatment of atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumors of the central nervous system.
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Rani Singh, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor

Dr. Singh is Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatric Neurology. Dr. Singh received her medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine with additional training at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Children's National Medical Center and the University of Michigan. Dr. Singh's research interest is pediatric epilepsy.