Department of Neurology

Department of Neurology
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Nicole Ryan, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Phialdelphia
34th and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Office: 215-590-1719
Fax: 215-590-1771
BA (Psychology)
Cornell University, 2000.
Oxford University Visiting Student, 2003.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2004.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2004-2006.
Resident, Child Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2006-2009.
Fellow, Epilepsy, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2009-2010.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology with special qualification in child neurology, 2009.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Epilepsy, 2013.
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Selected Publications

Wirrell E, Joshi C, Shellhaas R, Keator C, Kumar S, Mitchell W, and the Pediatric Epilepsy Research Consortium: How Should Children With West Syndrome Be Efficiently and Accurately Investigated? Results from the National Infantile Spasms Consortium. Epilepsia 2015.

Shaun A. Hussain, Grace Kwong, John J. Millichap, John R. Mytinger, Nicole Ryan, Joyce H Matsumoto, Joyce Y. WU, Jason T. Lerner, Raman Sankar: Hypsarrhythmia assessment exhibits poor interrater reliability: A threat to clinical trial validity. Epilepsia 56(1): 77-81, 2015.

Ethan M. Goldberg, M.D., Ph.D.,*‡ Maarten Titulaer, M.D., Ph.D.,‡§ Peter M. De Blank, M.D., M.S.C.E.,|| Angela Sievert, M.D.,† and Nicole Ryan, M.D.,*‡: Anti-NMDA receptor mediated encephalitis in infants and toddlers: case report and review of the literature. Pediatric Neurology 50(2): 181-4, 2014.

Co editors: Daniel Licht, MD and Nicole Ryan, MD: Curbside Pediatrics: Pediatric Neurology. Curbside Pediatrics 2013, in press.

Titulaer MJ, McCracken L, Gabilondo I, Armangué T, Glaser C, Iizuka T, Honig LS, Benseler SM, Kawachi I, Martinez-Hernandez E, Aguilar E, Gresa-Arribas N, Ryan-Florance N, Torrents A, Saiz A, Rosenfeld MR, Balice-Gordon R, Graus F, Dalmau J.: "Treatment and prognostic factors for long-term outcomes in patients with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis: an observational cohort study" Lancet Neurology Feb 2013.

Ryan N, Licht D, Abend N: Concussion. The Five Minute Pediatric Consult 6th Edition 2012.

Nicole Ryan, MD: "Epilepsy" Netter's Pediatrics. Todd Florin, MD; Stephen Ludwig, MD (eds.). 2011.

Florance-Ryan N, Dalmau J. : Update on anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor encephalitis in children and adolescents. Current Opinion Pediatrics 22(6): 739-44, Dec 2010.

Sébire Guillaume: In search of lost time from "Demonic Possession" to anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor encephalitis. Annals of neurology 67(1): 141-2; author reply 142-3, Jan 2010.

Florance Nicole R, Davis Rebecca L, Lam Christopher, Szperka Christina, Zhou Lei, Ahmad Saba, Campen Cynthia J, Moss Heather, Peter Nadja, Gleichman Amy J, Glaser Carol A, Lynch David R, Rosenfeld Myrna R, Dalmau Josep: Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis in children and adolescents. Annals of neurology 66(1): 11-8, Jul 2009.

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