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Shawniqua T. Williams, MNG., M.D.

NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow of Neurology
Instructor of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, the Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Neurology

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3400 Spruce Street, 3W Gates
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3606
Fax: 215-349-5733
Lab: 215-746-4850
MNG (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1995.
BS (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1995.
MD (Honors in Research)
Weill Cornell Medical College, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
Internal Medicine, Saint Mary's Hospital, Waterbury CT, 2010-2011.
Adult Neurology, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore MD, 2011-2014.
Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA, 2014-2015.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology), 2014.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Epilepsy), 2016.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

- Women's issues in epilepsy
- Psychogenic nonepileptic events
- Surgical options for epilepsy

Description of Research Expertise

- Neurophysiologic underpinnings of disorders of consciousness
- Quantitative EEG analysis
- Intraoperative intracranial EEG recording
- Mechanisms of cognitive dysfunction in epilepsy
- Brain computer interfaces for communication and control

Selected Publications

Williams Shawniqua T, Conte Mary M, Goldfine Andrew M, Noirhomme Quentin, Gosseries Olivia, Thonnard Marie, Beattie Bradley, Hersh Jennifer, Katz Douglas I, Victor Jonathan D, Laureys Steven, Schiff Nicholas D: Common resting brain dynamics indicate a possible mechanism underlying zolpidem response in severe brain injury. eLife 2: e01157, Nov 2013.

Williams Shawniqua T: Pathophysiology of encephalopathy and delirium. Journal of clinical neurophysiology : official publication of the American Electroencephalographic Society 30(5): 435-7, Oct 2013.

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