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Sarah E. Hopkins, MD, MSPH

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Section Head, Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroinflammatory Disorders, Division of Neurology Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Visiting Physician, International Medicine Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neurology
Colket Building, 3501 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1719
Fax: 215-590-1771
Education:
B.S. (Biology, minor in secondary education)
Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA, 1996.
none (Epidemiology Intern (summer during public health training))
GA Department of Health/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1997.
M.S.P.H. (Epidemiology)
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 1997.
M.D.
University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR, 2004.
Post-Graduate Training
Residency, Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2004-2006.
Residency, Child Neurology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2006-2009.
Certifications
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, 2010.
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Selected Publications

Hopkins S, Khambhampati A, Vossough A, Banwell, B : Acute Flaccid Myelitis at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: Baseline Occurrence and Recent Clusters Child Neurology Society October 2018.

Morlet T, Nagao K, Bean C, Mora S, Hopkins S, Hobson G: Auditory Function in Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease. Journal of Neurology. Springer, April 2018.

Katrine M. Johannesen, Elena Gardella, Tarja Linnankivi, Carolina Courage, Anne de Saint Martin, Anna-Elina Lehesjoki, Cyril Mignot, Alexandra Afenjar, Gaetan Lesca, Marie-Thérèse Abi-Warde, Jamel Chelly, Amélie Piton, J. Lawrence Merritt II, Lance H. Rodan, Wen-Hann Tan, Lynne M. Bird, Mark Nespeca, Joseph G. Gleeson, Yongjin Yoo, Murim Choi, Jong-Hee Chae, Desiree Czapansky-Beilman, Sara Chadwick Reichert, Manuela Pendziwiat, Judith S. Verhoeven, Helenius J. Schelhaas, Orrin Devinsky, Jakob Christensen, Nicola Specchio, Marina Trivisano, Yvonne G. Weber, Caroline Nava, Boris Keren, Diane Doummar, Elise Schaefer, Sarah Hopkins, Holly Dubbs, Jessica E. Shaw, Laura Pisani, Candace T. Myers, Sha Tang, Shan Tang, Deb K. Pal, John J. Millichap, Gemma L. Carvill, Kathrine L. Helbig, Oriano Mecarelli, Pasquale Striano, Ingo Helbig, Guido Rubboli, Heather C. Mefford and Rikke S. Møller: Defining the phenotypic spectrum of SLC6A1 mutations. Epilepsia 59(1), January 2018.

Sarah E. Hopkins, Madeline Chadehumbe, Terrence Blaine Crowley, Elaine H. Zackai, Larissa T. Bilaniuk, Donna M. McDonald-McGinn : Neurologic Challenges in 22q Deletion Syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics. 2018 Notes: Accepted.

Hopkins SE: Acute Flaccid Myelitis: Etiologic Challenges, Diagnostic and Management Considerations. Curr Treat Options Neurol. Springer, 28(19): 48, November 2017.

Hopkins SE, Gordon-Lipkin E, VanHaren K, Santoro J, Munoz-Arcos L, Matesanz S, Pardo-Villamizar C, Banwell B. : MRI Brain Abnormalities in Acute Flaccid Myelitis: Characteristics and Differentiation from Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis American Academy of Neurology October 2017 Notes: Poster presented at American Academy of Neurology, 2018.

Kessler RA, Mealy MA, Jimenez-Arango JA, Quan C, Paul F, López R, Hopkins S, Levy M.: Anti-aquaporin-4 titer is not predictive of disease course in neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder: A multicenter cohort study. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders 17: 198-201, October 2017.

Hopkins SE, McGuire J, Swami S, Ulloa ER, Banwell, B: Acute Flaccid Myelitis: Characteristics and Outcomes in 2014 and 2016 Clusters American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting - Platform Presentation April 2017.

Yeshokumar A, Hopkins S: The Differential Diagnosis and Initial Management of Pediatric Transverse Myelitis. Current Pediatric Reports 5(1): 30-35, March 2017.

Møller Rikke S, Wuttke Thomas V, Helbig Ingo, Marini Carla, Johannesen Katrine M, Brilstra Eva H, Vaher Ulvi, Borggraefe Ingo, Talvik Inga, Talvik Tiina, Kluger Gerhard, Francois Laurence L, Lesca Gaetan, de Bellescize Julitta, Blichfeldt Susanne, Chatron Nicolas, Holert Nils, Jacobs Julia, Swinkels Marielle, Betzler Cornelia, Syrbe Steffen, Nikanorova Marina, Myers Candace T, Larsen Line H G, Vejzovic Sabina, Pendziwiat Manuela, von Spiczak Sarah, Hopkins Sarah, Dubbs Holly, Mang Yuan, Mukhin Konstantin, Holthausen Hans, van Gassen Koen L, Dahl Hans A, Tommerup Niels, Mefford Heather C, Rubboli Guido, Guerrini Renzo, Lemke Johannes R, Lerche Holger, Muhle Hiltrud, Maljevic Snezana: Mutations in GABRB3: From febrile seizures to epileptic encephalopathies. Neurology 88(5): 483-492, Jan 2017.

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