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Christina M. Patterson, MD

Job Title Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 2
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5520 Phone
412-692-6787 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

2004 American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles 

Residency:

2007 Pediatrics, Tod Children's Hospital, Youngstown, Ohio

2010 Child Neurology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Fellowship:

2011 Clinical Neurophysiology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Child Neurology Society
 

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology  
Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology

Awards

  • Resident Teaching Award in Pediatrics, NEOUCOM
  • Outstanding Resident Award in Neonatology
  • Psi Chi National Honor Society, Psychology
  • Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society

Publications

  • Valproic acid in the treatment of infantile spasms in patients with Down syndrome. Patterson C, Resnick T, Holder D, Vaisleib I. (2009) Epilepsia, 50: 158–308.
  • Efficacy of Lacosamide as adjunctive therapy in adolescents with intractable epilepsy: a case series. Patterson C, Williams S, Crumrine P, Varma R, Holder D. (2010) Epilepsia 0 Suppl. 0 (Abst. 2.197 ).

Research Interests

Efficacy of Rufinamide as an Adjunctive Treatment in Subjects with Absence Seizures, who are unresponsive to Current Antiepileptic Drugs, Multi-Center Pilot Study (Rufinamide). PI: Vaisleib, I.
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