Raman Sankar, MD, Child Neurology, Los Angeles, CA, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

RamanSankarMDPhD

Child Neurology Los Angeles, CA

Distinguished Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, UCLA, Rubin Brown Endowed Chair, Chief, Pediatric Neurology

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  • Office

    10833 Le Conte Ave
    22-474 MDCC, UCLA Medical Center
    Los Angeles, CA 90095
    Phone(310) 825-6196
    Fax(310) 828-5834
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Education & Training

  • UCLA Medical Center
    UCLA Medical CenterFELLOWSHIP
  • Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
    Children's Hospital of Los AngelesRESIDENCY
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
    Tulane University School of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • University of WashingtonOTHER_TRAINING
  • University of BombayOTHER_TRAINING
  • University of BombayOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1987 - 2021
  • LA State Medical License
    LA State Medical License 1986 - 1990
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Founders Award (Lifetime Achievement) American Epilepsy Society, 2018
  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2008-2014
  • Top Doctors:LA Area Castle Connolly, 2013
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Conductive Plastic Electrodes Reduce EEG Artifact during Pediatric ECMO Therapy  
    Matsumoto JH, McArthur DL, Szeliga CW, Lerner JT, Rao LM, Hussain SA, Wu JY, Nuwer MR, Sankar R., J Clin Neurophys, 1/27/2016
  • The Ketogenic Diet as Broad Spectrum Treatment for Super-refractory Status Epilepticus: Challenges in Implementation in the Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Units  
    Hagen E, Shprung D, Minakova E, Washington III J, Kumar U, Shin D, Sankar R, Mazarati A., Neurotherapeutics, 1/1/2015
  • Long-term Outcomes of Generalized Tonic-clonic Seizures in a Childhood Absence Epilepsy Trial  
    Shinnar S, Cnaan A, Hu F, Clark P, Dlugos D, Hirtz DG, Masur D, Mizrahi EM, Moshe SL, Glauser TA; Childhood Absence Epilepsy Study Group (incl. Sankar R)., Neurology, 1/1/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

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Abstracts/Posters

  • Interim Results from a Phase 2/3 Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Hematopoietic Stem Cells Transduced Ex Vivo with Lentiviral Vector (Lenti-D) for Childhood Cerebra...
    Eichler F, Duncan C, Thrasher A, Shah AJ, Baruchel A, Paker AM, Kohn DB, Bratkovic D, Shamir E, Raymond GV, Gaspar HB, Amartino H, Dalle J-H, Larghero J, Smith NJC, Mu..., Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, 1/1/2016
  • Attitudes Toward Rescue Medications and Discussion of Seizure Emergencies Among Physicians, Patients, and Caregivers.
    Szabo CA, Davis R, Mitchell W, Penovich P, Sankar R, Weisman J, Wheless J, Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, 1/1/2016
  • Deconstructing Tolerance with Clobazam: Post Hoc Analyses from an Open-Label Extension Study.
    Gidal BE, Wechsler RT, Sankar R, Montouris G, White HS, Cloyd JC, Peng G, Tworek D, Shen V, Isojarvi J, Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, 1/1/2016
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Lectures

  • WONOEP APPRAISAL: The Many Facets of Epilepsy Networks 
    10/11/2014
  • WONOEP APPRAISAL: The Many Facets of Epilepsy Networks 
    10/12/2014
  • Epilepsy and Comorbidities: Investigations on the Neurobiological Connection 
    Zhejiang University College of Medicine, Hangzhou, Peoples Republic of China - 1/28/2015
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Other

Press Mentions

  • An Interview with Jesús‐Servando Medel‐Matus, 2019 Epilepsia Open Prize Winner for Basic Science Research
    An Interview with Jesús‐Servando Medel‐Matus, 2019 Epilepsia Open Prize Winner for Basic Science ResearchJune 10, 2019 01:29
  • Preface to the Special Issue on Epilepsy Therapies Dedicated to Dr. Raman Sankar
    Preface to the Special Issue on Epilepsy Therapies Dedicated to Dr. Raman SankarJanuary 13, 2019 08:20
  • Parents Lobby States to Expand Newborn Screening Test for Rare Brain Disorder
    Parents Lobby States to Expand Newborn Screening Test for Rare Brain DisorderOctober 05, 2017 10:39

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