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Erin Conrad, MD, MA

Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Epilepsy Instructor, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Neurology

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3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Physics, Math, French)
University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2009.
MA (Philosophy, Politics, and Economics of Health)
University College London, 2011.
University of Michigan, 2015.
Post-Graduate Training
Medicine Internship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2015-2016.
Neurology Residency, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2016-2019.
Epilepsy Fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2019-2020.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology certification, 2019.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Epilepsy certification, 2020.
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Selected Publications

Xie K, Gallagher RS, Shinohara RT, Xie SX, Hill CE, Conrad EC, Davis KA, Roth D, Litt B, Ellis CA.: Long-term epilepsy outcome dynamics revealed by natural language processing of clinic notes. Epilepsia Apr 2023.

Ramantani G, Westover MB, Gliske S, Sarnthein J, Sarma S, Wang Y, Baud MO, Stacey WC, Conrad EC.: Passive and active markers of cortical excitability in epilepsy. Epilepsia Mar 2023.

Ghosn NJ, Xie K, Pattnaik AR, Gugger JJ, Ellis CA, Sweeney E, Fox E, Bernabei JM, Johnson J, Boccanfuso J, Litt B, Conrad EC.: A pharmacokinetic model of antiseizure medication load to guide care in the epilepsy monitoring unit. Epilepsia 2023.

Kulick-Soper CV, Shinohara RT, Ellis CA, Ganguly TM, Raghupathi R, Pathmanathan JS, Conrad EC.: Quantitative artifact reduction and pharmacologic paralysis improve detection of EEG epileptiform activity in critically ill patients. Clin Neurophysiol 2023.

Cornblath EJ, Lucas A, Armstrong C, Greenblatt AS, Stein JM, Hadar PN, Raghupathi R, Marsh E, Litt B, Davis KA, Conrad EC.: Quantifying trial-by-trial variability during cortico-cortical evoked potential mapping of epileptogenic tissue. Epilepsia 2023.

Conrad EC, Revell AY, Greenblatt AS, Gallagher RS, Pattnaik AR, Hartmann N, Gugger JJ, Shinohara RT, Litt B, Marsh ED, Davis KA.: Spike patterns surrounding sleep and seizures localize the seizure onset zone in focal epilepsy. Epilepsia Dec 2022.

Conrad EC, Bernabei JM, Sinha N, Ghosn NJ, Stein JM, Shinohara RT, Litt B.: Addressing spatial bias in intracranial EEG functional connectivity analyses for epilepsy surgical planning. J Neural Eng 19: 10, Sep 2022.

Conrad EC, Shinohara RT, Gugger JJ, Revell AY, Das S, Stein JM, Marsh ED, Davis KA, Litt B.: Implanting intracranial electrodes does not affect spikes or network connectivity in nearby or connected brain regions. Netw Neurosci 6: 834-849, Jul 2022.

Bernabei JM, Sinha N, Arnold TC, Conrad E, Ong I, Pattnaik AR, Stein JM, Shinohara RT, Lucas TH, Bassett DS, Davis KA, Litt B.: Normative intracranial EEG maps epileptogenic tissues in focal epilepsy. Brain 145: 1949-1961, May 2022.

Xie K, Gallagher RS, Conrad EC, Garrick CO, Baldassano SN, Bernabei JM, Galer PD, Ghosn NJ, Greenblatt AS, Jennings T, Kornspun A, Kulick-Soper CV, Panchal JM, Pattnaik AR, Scheid BH, Wei D, Weitzman M, Muthukrishnan R, Kim J, Litt B, Ellis CA, Roth D.: Extracting seizure frequency from epilepsy clinic notes: a machine reading approach to natural language processing. J Am Med Inform Assoc 29: 873-881, Apr 2022.

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