Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

  • Yasmin Khakoo, MD, FAAN, FAAP, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America and Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America, Pediatrics, Neuro-oncology, Equity Diversity Inclusion, Women in Medicine, Medical Education

Senior Associate Editor

  • Sidney Gospe Jr., MD, PhD, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, neurotoxicology, pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy

Associate Editors

  • Nancy Bass, MD, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, University Hospitals of Cleveland,, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Child Neurology, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America, Neurogenetics/ Neuromuscular
  • Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Neuroscience, Neurogenetics, Translational Medicine

Section Editors

  • Shawn C. Aylward, MD, The Ohio State Univeristy, Nationwide Children’s Hospital,, Department of Pediatrics and, Department of Neurology, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America, Pediatric Intracranial Hypertension
  • Stephen R. Deputy, MD, The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School, Austin, Texas, United States of America, Pediatric Movement Disorders, Neuroembryology, Medical Education
  • Morris H. Scantlebury, MD, ABPN, CSCN (EEG), University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Jonathan Strober, MD, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Neuromuscular, Muscular dystrophy, Myasthenia gravis, Spinal muscular atrophy, Brachial plexopathy, Neuropathy
  • Alcy Torres, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Media Editors

  • Grace Gombolay, MD, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, Pediatric Neuroimmunology, Multiple Sclerosis, Autoimmune encephalitis, Anti-MOG antibody associated diseases
  • Asim Shahid, University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Statistician

  • Yingchao Yuan, M.A., The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School, Austin, Texas, United States of America, Neurology, Clinical research

Editorial Board

  • Mohamed Abdelbaki, MD, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America, Neuro-Oncology, clinical trial development, immunotherapy
  • Gyula Acsadi, Connecticut Children's Medical Center Division of Pediatric Neurology, Farmington, Connecticut, United States of America
  • Bhooma Aravamuthan, St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America
  • Stephen Ashwal, MD, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, United States of America, neurology
  • Nigel Bamford, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America, Ataxia; Chorea; Dystonia; Tourette Syndrome; Motor Skills; Movement Disorders; Neurology; Pediatrics; Tremor; Parkinsonian Disorders
  • David Bearden, MD MSCE, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America, Neurogenetics, Neuro infectious disease
  • Lauren A. Beslow, MD, MSCE, FAHA, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Neurology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Pediatric stroke,  perinatal stroke,  hemorrhagic stroke 
  • Galen N. Breningstall, Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States of America
  • J. Nicholas Brenton, MD, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America, Pediatric neuroimmunology, Multiple sclerosis, MOG-antibody disorders, Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder, Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM), Autoimmune encephalitis, Ketogenic diet
  • Audrey Brumback, MD, PhD, The University of Texas at Austin, Dell Medical School,, Department of Neurology, Austin, Texas, United States of America, Autism, neurodevelopment, thalamus, electrophysiology, biomarkers, neuromodulation, translational research, neurology
  • Carol S. Camfield, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Peter R. Camfield, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Jessica Carpenter, MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Child neurology, stroke, neurocritical care
  • Dave Clarke, MBBS, The University of Texas at Austin, Dell Medical School,, Department of Neurology, Austin, Texas, United States of America, Epilepsy Surgery, Drug resistant epilepsy, Disparities in epilepsy care.
  • Bruce H. Cohen, Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, Ohio, United States of America
  • Anne Comi, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
  • John Crawford, University of California San Diego Health System, San Diego, California, United States of America
  • Dana Cummings, MD, PhD, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Imaging and management in acute arterial ischemic stroke,  Predicting hemorrhagic transformation of arterial ischemic stroke,  genetics of stroke,  global neurology
  • Louis Dang, MD, PhD, University of Michigan Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America, Epilepsy, Stem Cells, Genetic Epilepsies, Developmental and Epileptic Encephalopathies, Dravet Syndrome, mTOR, mTORopathies, STRADA, Anti-sense oligonucleotides
  • Jay Desai, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
  • Francis DiMario, MD, MA, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America, Neurocutaneous disorders,  Syncope,  Paroxysmal non-epileptic disorders
  • William Dobyns, MD, University of Minnesota, Department of Pediatrics, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America, Genetics,  Neurogenetics,  Neurodevelopmental disorders,  Brain malformations
  • Leon Epstein, MD, Northwestern University, Department of Pediatrics, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Neurology
  • Kevin Ess, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center,, Department of Pediatrics, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
  • Laura Flores-Sarnat, MD, Alberta Children's Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Prenatal, neonatal and pediatric neurology, in particular brain malformations and neurocutaneous syndromes
  • Partha Ghosh, MD, Boston Children's Hospital, Department of Neurology, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
  • James B. Gibson, The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School, Department of Women’s Health, Austin, Texas, United States of America
  • Donald Gilbert, MD MS, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America, Movement Disorders, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, Tourette, ADHD, Graduate Medical Education
  • Tanjala Gipson
  • Hannah C. Glass, MDCM, MAS, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Neonatal neurology
  • Stewart Goldman, MD, Phoenix Children's Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America, Brain tumors, Developmental therapeutics, Patient reported outcomes, DIPG,  Drug toxicity
  • Meredith R. Golomb, MD, MSc, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America
  • Grace Gombolay, MD, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, Pediatric Neuroimmunology, Multiple Sclerosis, Autoimmune encephalitis, Anti-MOG antibody associated diseases
  • Howard P. Goodkin, MD, PhD, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America, Status epilepticus, Seizures, Epilepsy, Sports concussion
  • Zachary Grinspan, MD MS, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America, Pediatric Neurology
  • Christina Gurnett, MD PhD, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America, neurogenetics
  • Mark Halverson, MD, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Pediatric Neuroradiology
  • Duriel Hardy, MD, The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School, Austin, Texas, United States of America, Neuroimmunology, Demyelinating Disorders, Autoimmune encephalitis, Neuroinflammatory Disorders of the Central Nervous system, Transition of care, Neurology
  • Sarah E. Hopkins, MD, MSPH, University of Pennsylvania Hillel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Transverse myelitis,  Acute flaccid myelitis,  Neuroinflammation,  Multiple sclerosis
  • Jennifer Hyde, PhD, MSc, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Neuroimaging, Pediatric Stroke, moyamoya
  • Samantha L Irwin, MSc, MB BCh BAO, FRCPC, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Pediatric Headache, Migraine, Post traumatic headache
  • Lori Jordan, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
  • Sergiusz Józwiak, Professor, The Children’s Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland, Childhood epilepsy, Neurocutaneous disorders, Tuberous sclerosis
  • Csaba Juhasz, MD, PhD, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, United States of America, neuroimaging, epilepsy imaging, PET, Sturge-Weber syndrome
  • Kristina Julich, MD, The University of Texas at Austin, Dell Medical School,, Department of Neurology, Austin, Texas, United States of America, Neurogenetics,  epilepsy,  genetic epilepsies,  brain malformations,  TSC,  Sturge-Weber syndrome,  ketogenic diet,  infantile spasms,  access to care/healthcare disparities
  • Mitsuhiro Kato, MD, PhD, Showa University School of Medicine,, Department of Pediatrics, Tokyo, Japan, Neurogenetics, Brain malformations, Epilepsy
  • Raja Khan, MRCP (UK), FAAN, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America, Neurology of cancer
  • Eric Kossoff, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, epilepsy, ketogenic diet, children
  • Sanjeev Kothare, MD, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Hempstead, New York, United States of America, Epilepsy, Sleep Medicine, SUDEP, Narcolepsy
  • Darcy Krueger, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
  • Jean-Baptiste (J.B.) Le Pichon, MD, PhD / Professor, Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America, Neurocutaneous disorders, neurogenomics, kernicterus, epilepsy, global medicine.
  • Jeffrey L. Leonard, MD, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America, Neuro-oncology, Spasticity
  • Ariel Lyons-Warren, MD, PhD, BA, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Neurodevelopmental disorders,  Sensory processing
  • Kenneth J. Mack, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic Division of Child and Adolescent Neurology, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
  • Samuel Mackenzie, MD, PhD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, United States of America, gene therapy, neuromuscular disorders
  • Nathalie L. Maitre, MD, PhD, Emory University School of Medicine, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston, Altanta, Georgia, United States of America
  • David E. Mandelbaum, MD, PhD, Brown University Warren Alpert Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, Child Neurology; Pediatric Epilepsy, Autism, Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
  • Jonathan Mink, MD, PhD, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States of America, Movement Disorders, Batten Disease
  • Solomon L Moshé, PhD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America, Epilepsy, EEG, Animal models of epilepsy
  • Basanagoud Mudigoudar, MD, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America, Intractable pediatric epilepsy, anti epileptic medications and functional mapping
  • John R. Mytinger, MD, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America, Infantile spasms,  West syndrome,  Epileptic encephalopathy,  Pediatric epilepsy,  Electroencephalography
  • Ann Neumeyer, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, United States of America, Autism, Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Yu-Tze Ng, MBBS, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri, United States of America, Antiseizure medications,  Lennox-Gastaut syndrome,  Status epilepticus,  Hypothalamic hamartoma,  EEG
  • Roger J. Packer, MD, Children's National Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America, Neuro-Oncology
  • Karishma Parikh, MD, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Division of Child Neurology and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America
  • Steven G. Pavlakis, MD, SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America, stroke genetics
  • Colleen Peyton, DPT, Northwestern University - Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, infant assessment, infant brain development, infant motor development
  • Margie Ream, MD, PhD, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America, Leukodystrophies,  Fetal neurology,  Neurogenetics,  Education
  • Deborah Renaud, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
  • Nancy Rollins, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States of America
  • Lokesh Saini, MD, DM, All India Institute of Medical Sciences - Jodhpur, Jodhpur, India, Developmental and Epileptic encephalopathies, Neuromuscular disorders, Neuroimmunology, Neurodevelopmental disorders, Neurocutaneous syndromes, General movements, Movement Disorders, Developmental and epileptic encephalopathies, Neurodevelopmental disorders and Neuroinfections
  • Shinji Saitoh, MD, PhD, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences and Medical School, Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Nagoya, Japan, Pediatrics, Neurology, Genetics
  • Jonathan Santoro, MD, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America, Multiple Sclerosis, ADEM, Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome, Moyamoya Disease, Autoimmune Encephalitis
  • Harvey B. Sarnat, MS, MD, FRCPC, University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, developmental (fetal, neonatal) neuroanatomy & neuropqthology; neurpathology of epilepsy; neonatal neurology
  • Mark S. Scher, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
  • Nina Schor, MD, PhD, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America, Neuroscience, biochemistry, pharmacology
  • Robert Kabuye Sebunya, MD, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, Epilepsy and neuro-infections, Neurology
  • Asim Shahid, University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
  • Renée A. Shellhaas, MD, MS, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America, Neonatal neurology,  Pediatric epilepsy,  Neonatal sleep
  • Shlomo Shinnar, PhD, MD, Full Professor, Montefiore Medical Center,, Department of Pediatrics, Bronx, New York, United States of America
  • Ariane Soldatos, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America, Neuro-immune,  CNS histiocytoses,  autoimmune encephalitides,  genetic autoinflammatory syndromes (NOMID,  AGS),  neuro-rheumatology,  CNS vasculitides including DADA2 syndrome,  FIRES/NORSE,  ,  Neuro-infectious,  fungal and mycobacterial CNS infections in children with primary genetic immunodeficiencies,   Neurogenetic,  Niemann-Pick type C,  Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis type 3,  genetic movement disorders.
  • Lisa R. Sun, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Pediatric stroke, Moyamoya
  • Daniel C. Tarquinio, DO, MS, Center for Rare Neurological Diseases, Norcross, Georgia, United States of America, Rett syndrome, Epilepsy, Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Neurogenetics
  • Elizabeth C. Tyler-Kabari, MD, PhD, University or Texas, Dell Medical School,, Department of Neurosurgery, Austin, Texas, United States of America, Movement Disorders,  Epilepsy,  Cerebral Palsy,  Neurogenetics,  Neurodegenerative disorders,  Surgery,  brain computer interfaces,  brain machine interfaces
  • Keith Van Haren, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America, acute flaccid myelitis, pediatric multiple sclerosis, ADEM, X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy, leukodystrophies, Pediatric neuroinflammatory disorders, Clinical trials for rare neurologic disorders
  • Wendy Vargas
  • Joseph J. Volpe, MD, Boston Children's Hospital, Department of Neurology, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Child Neurology,  Neonatal Brain Injury in Newborn Infants,  Periventricular leukomalacia
  • Ran Wang, MD, Beijing Children's Hospital Capital Medical University, Beijing, China, Epstein–Barr virus, flavivirus, vaccine
  • Jithangi Wanigasinghe, MD, DCH, MPhil, University of Colombo, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Childhood epilepsy, Infantile epilepsy syndromes, West syndrome
  • Yvonne Wu, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
  • Christopher Yuskaitis, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School, Department of Neurology, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America, Neurobiology, Neurodevelopment, epilepsy genetics, infantile spasms
  • Mary Zupanc, MD, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California, United States of America, Pediatric Epilepsy, Epilepsy surgery, Infantile spasms and epileptic encephalopathies

Former Editor-in-Chief

  • E. Steve Roach (2012- 2021)

Founding Editor

  • Kenneth F. K. F. F. Swaiman (1932-2020)†
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