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Advisory Board

A Professional Advisory Board made up of board certified epileptologists, pediatric neurologists, pharmacologists, social workers, psychologists and nurse educators from the Chicagoland area advises on education, services, research and advocacy programs.

 

Adriana Bermeo-Ovalle, M.D (Chair) – Rush University Medical Center
Saba Ahmad, M.D. – Children’s Hospital University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System
Jorge Asconapé, M.D. – Loyola University Health System
Katie Bandt, M.D. – Northwestern University
Antoneta Balabanov, M.D. – Rush University Medical Center
Amar Bhatt – Rush University Medical Center
Alma Bicknese, M.D. – Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Richard W. Byrne, M.D. – Rush University Medical Center
Siresha Chaluvadi, M.D. – Clinical Neurosciences, SC
Stephen R. Clingerman, Ph.D. – John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County Fantus Clinic
James H. Fischer, Pharm.D. – University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy
Patricia Fischer, R.N. – University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy
Marlis Frey, B.S.N., M.S.N. – Rush University Medical Center
Elizabeth E. Gerard, M.D. – Northwestern Medicine
Mitra Habibi, Pharm.D. – University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy
Takijah Heard, M.D. – NorthShore University HealthSystem
Julia Henry, M.D. – University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital
Naomi Issa, M.D., Ph.D. – University of Chicago Department of Neurology
Yevgenya Kaydanova, M.D., Ph.D. – University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Neurology
Marianne Larsen, M.D. – Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Jeffery A. Loeb, M.D., Ph.D. – University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Neurology & Rehabilitation
Linda Laux, M.D. – Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Beth Lyons
Michael P. Macken, M.D., M.R.C.P.I. – Northwestern Medicine
Charles Marcuccilli, M.D., Ph.D. -Rush University Medical Center
Bruno Maton, M.D. – Loyola University Department of Neurology
Abdul-Hassein Mazin, M.D., M.P.H. – Alexian Brothers Women and Children’s Hospital
Maggie McNulty, M.D. – Rush University Medical Center
John Millichap, M.D. – Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Srishti Nangia, M,D.– Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Jaishree Narayanan, M.D. – NorthShore University Health System
Rebecca O’Dwyer, M.D.– Rush University Medical Center
Patricia Ogden, A.P.N., F.N.P., NP-C – University of Chicago Medicine
Michele Packard, L.C.S.W. – Rush University Medical Center
Esmerelda Llanas Park, M.D. – St. Alexius Medical Center
Serge J.C. Pierre-Louis, M.D., M.P.H. – John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Sigita Plioplys, M.D. – Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Lubov Romantseva, M.D. – Rush University Medical Center
Sandra Rose, M.D. – University of Chicago Medicine
Joshua M. Rosenow, M.D. – Northwestern Medicine
Marvin A. Rossi, M.D., Ph.D. – Rush University Medical Center
Maxwell Rovner, M.D., J.D. – Board Certified Psychiatrist
Sepehr Sani, M.D. – Rush University Medical Center
Michael Schrift, D.O., M.A. – Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Stephan U. Schuele, M.D., M.P.H. – Northwestern Medicine
Anna Serafini, M.D. – University of Illinois at Chicago
Michael C. Smith, M.D. (Past-Chair) – Rush University Medical Center
Travis R. Stoub, Ph.D. – Rush University Medical Center
Roy Sucholeiki, M.D. – Central DuPage Hospital
James Tao, M.D., Ph.D. – University of Chicago Medicine Department of Neurology
Jessica Templer, M.D. – Northwestern Medicine
Stephen VanHaerents, M.D. – Northwestern Medicine
Peter Warnke, M.D., F.R.C.S. – University of Chicago Medicine
Martha Weber, R.N. – NorthShore University HealthSystem
Sasha Wu, M.D., Ph.D. – University of Chicago Medicine
Deborah Zielinski, R.N. – Rush University Medical Center
Debbie Flader, Director of Clinical Services – Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago