Miya R Asato, MD

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Program Director, Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Residency Program, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Associate Director, Child Neurology Residency Program, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Associate Professor, Pediatrics and Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Specialty:

Pediatrics
Neurology

Secondary Specialty:

Neurology (pediatric)

Board Certifications:

Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Education:

Thomas Jefferson University Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Residency:

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Fellowships:

University of Pittsburgh Medical School
Pittsburgh, PA

Affiliations:

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Biography

Research Interests

  • Neurobehavioral Status in Pediatric Epilepsy, NIH, National Institute of Neurological Disease and Stroke (NINDS)
  • Mapping Function in the Hippocampus Related to Learning, University of Pittsburgh Magnetic Resonance Research Center, Pilot Imaging Program

View Dr. Asato's full list of publications from PubMed.

Biography Summary

Miya Asato, MD, received her medical degree at Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia. She completed her pediatrics and child neurology residencies at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, and her research fellowship in neurocognitive development at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. Her current research centers on the effects of pediatric epilepsy on brain function. Dr. Asato is the program director of the Neurodevelopmental Disabilities residency program and associate program director of the Child Neurology residency program. She also is co-director of the LEND Program of Pittsburgh, funded the Health Resources and Services Administration.

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Locations and Directions

  • Pediatric Neurology

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

    4401 Penn Ave.
    2nd Floor
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    (412) 692-5520

  • Pediatric Neurology

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    4055 Monroeville Blvd.
    Monroeville, PA 15146
    (412) 692-5520