Department of Neurology

Department of Neurology
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Brenda Louise Banwell, MD

Professor of Neurology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Neurology

Contact information
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neurology
34th St. & Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-6848
Fax: 215-590-2950
Education:
2 yrs ((Undergraduate, Biology Year I and II))
University of Western Ontario Undergraduate, Biology Year I and II, 1989.
M.D. (Pediatrics)
University of Western Ontario, 1991.
Post-Graduate Training
Pediatrics Comprehensive Intern, University of Western Ontario - Children's Hospital of Western Ontario, 1991-1992.
Pediatrics Resident Year II, University of Western Ontario-Children's Hospital of Western Ontario, 1992-1993.
Pediatrics Resident Year III, University of Western Ontario - Children's Hospital of Western Ontario, 1993-1994.
Pediatric Neurology- - Resident Year IV, University of Toronto-The Hospital for Sick Children, 1994-1995.
Co-Chief Resident, Pediatric Neurology-Resident Year V, University of Toronto-The Hospital for Sick Children, 1995-1997.
Chief Resident, Pediatric Neurology-Resident Year VI, University of Toronto-The Hospital for Sick Children, 1996-1997.
Neuromuscular Research Fellow, Mayo Clinic, 1997-1999.
Certifications
FRCP(C),Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario Subject: Pediatrics , 1995.
FRCP(C),Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario Subject: Neurology , 1997.
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Selected Publications

Corwin Daniel J, Topjian Alexis, Banwell Brenda L, Osterhoudt Kevin: Adverse events associated with a large dose of intravenous lipid emulsion for suspected local anesthetic toxicity. Clinical toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.) 55(6): 603-607, Jul 2017.

Aubert-Broche Bérengère, Weier Katrin, Longoni Giulia, Fonov Vladimir S, Bar-Or Amit, Marrie Ruth Ann, Yeh E Ann, Narayanan Sridar, Arnold Douglas L, Verhey Leonard H, Banwell Brenda, Collins D Louis: Monophasic demyelination reduces brain growth in children. Neurology 88(18): 1744-1750, May 2017.

Yeh E Ann, Grover Stephanie A, Powell Victoria E, Alper Gulay, Banwell Brenda L, Edwards Kim, Gorman Mark, Graves Jennifer, Lotze Timothy E, Mah Jean K, Mednick Lauren, Ness Jayne, Obadia Maya, Slater Ruth, Waldman Amy, Waubant Emmanuelle, Schwartz Carolyn E: Impact of an electronic monitoring device and behavioral feedback on adherence to multiple sclerosis therapies in youth: results of a randomized trial. Quality of life research: an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation Apr 2017.

Bigi Sandra, Marrie R A, Till C, Yeh E A, Akbar N, Feinstein A, Banwell B L: The computer-based Symbol Digit Modalities Test: establishing age-expected performance in healthy controls and evaluation of pediatric MS patients. Neurological sciences : official journal of the Italian Neurological Society and of the Italian Society of Clinical Neurophysiology 38(4): 635-642, Apr 2017.

Longoni Giulia, Brown Robert A, MomayyezSiahkal Parya, Elliott Colm, Narayanan Sridar, Bar-Or Amit, Ann Marrie Ruth, Ann Yeh E, Filippi Massimo, Banwell Brenda, Arnold Douglas L: White matter changes in paediatric multiple sclerosis and monophasic demyelinating disorders. Brain : a journal of neurology Mar 2017.

Lin Jainn-Jim, Banwell Brenda L, Berg Robert A, Dlugos Dennis J, Ichord Rebecca N, Kilbaugh Todd J, Kirsch Roxanne E, Kirschen Matthew P, Licht Daniel J, Massey Shavonne L, Naim Maryam Y, Rintoul Natalie E, Topjian Alexis A, Abend Nicholas S: Electrographic Seizures in Children and Neonates Undergoing Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. Pediatric critical care medicine: a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies 18(3): 249-257, Mar 2017.

Yeshokumar Anusha K, Narula Sona, Banwell Brenda: Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis. Current Opinion in Neurology Mar 2017.

Schwartz Carolyn E, Grover Stephanie A, Powell Victoria E, Noguera Austin, Mah Jean K, Mar Soe, Mednick Lauren, Banwell Brenda L, Alper Gulay, Rensel Mary, Gorman Mark, Waldman Amy, Schreiner Teri, Waubant Emmanuelle, Yeh E Ann: Risk factors for non-adherence to disease-modifying therapy in pediatric multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England) Page: 1352458517695469, Feb 2017.

Banwell Brenda: Paediatric Neurology in 2016: a year in review. The Lancet. Neurology 16(1): 14-15, Jan 2017.

Siegler James E, Banwell Brenda, Ichord Rebecca N: Teaching NeuroImages: Intracranial vertebral dissection in a 15-year-old boy with sickle cell disease. Neurology 87(24): e290-e291, Dec 2016.

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