Brenda Louise Banwell, MD

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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
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.
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Selected Publications

Krupp L, Banwell B, Chitnis T, Deiva K, Gärtner J, Ghezzi A, Huppke P, Waubant E, Pearce GL, Stites T, K-Laflamme A, Karan R: Fingolimod Treatment Improved Quality of Life in Paediatric Patients With Multiple Sclerosis: PARADIGMS Study. Presented at the European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) congress; Athens, Greece September 2019 Notes: Platform Presentation.

Neuteboom RF, Banwell B: In memoriam: Prof. Rogier Q. Hintzen, MD, PhD (1963-2019). Mult Scler 25(9): 1209-1210, Aug 2019.

Datta R, Sollee JR, Lavery AM, Ficerai-Garland G, Karoscik K, Liu G, Banwell BL, Waldman AT.: Effects of Optic Neuritis, T2 Lesions, and Microstructural Diffusion Integrity in the Visual Pathway on Cortical Thickness in Pediatric-Onset Multiple Sclerosis. J Neuroimaging Jul 2019 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Magalhaes S, Banwell B, Bar-Or A, Fortier I, Hanwell HE, Lim M, Matt GE, Neuteboom RF, O'Riordan DL, Schneider PK, Pugliatti M, Shatenstein B, Tansey CM, Wassmer E, Wolfson C: A framework for measurement and harmonization of pediatric multiple sclerosis etiologic research studies: The Pediatric MS Tool-Kit. Multiple Sclerosis 25(8): 1170-1177, Jul 2019.

Marrie RA, O'Mahony J, Maxwell CJ, Ling V, Yeh EA, Arnold DL, Bar-Or A, Banwell B; Canadian Pediatric Demyelinating Disease Network.: High rates of health care utilization in pediatric multiple sclerosis: A Canadian population-based study. PLoS One 14(6): e0218215, Jun 2019.

Banwell B: Interview with Brenda L. Banwell, MD, on Pediatric-Onset MS. Multiple Sclerosis Resource Center Jun 2019.

Banwell B: Are children with multiple sclerosis really "old" adults. Mult Scler 25(7): 888-890, Jun 2019.

Filippi M, Preziosa P, Banwell BL, Barkhof F, Ciccarelli O, De Stefano N, Geurts JJG, Paul F, Reich DS, Toosy AT, Traboulsee A, Wattjes MP, Yousry TA, Gass A, Lubetzki C, Weinshenker BG, Rocca MA.: Assessment of lesions on magnetic resonance imaging in multiple sclerosis: practical guidelines. Brain Jun 2019 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Gambrah CS, Banwell B, O'Mahony J, Marrie RA: Early Life Nutrition and Risk of Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Presented at The American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting; Philadelphia, PA May 2019 Notes: Platform Presentation.

Longoni G, Brown R, Young K, Berenbaum T, Fetco D, Grover S, Costello F, Reginald AY, Bar-Or A, Marrie RA, Arnold D, Narayanan S, Banwell B, Sled J, Mabbott D, Yeh AE : Magnetization Transfer Saturation Reveals Subclinical Optic Nerve Demyelination in Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Presented at The American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting; Philadelphia, PA May 2019 Notes: Poster Presentation.

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