Professional Advisory Board

Mark Nespeca, M.D.

Chair – Professional Advisory Board

Pediatric Neurologist
Rady Children’s Hospital

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Kim Tallian, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP, FCCP, FCSHP

Vice Chair – Professional Advisory Board

Clinical Pharmacy Manager
Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor – UCSD, UCSF

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Keri Carstairs, M.D.

Medical Director, Emergency Care
Chief of Division of Emergency Medicine
Rady Children’s Hospital

Sophia Ceulemans, M.S., CGC

Licensed and Certified Genetic Counselor
Rady Children’s Hospital

Bilal Ahmad Choudry, M.D.

Neurologist and Epileptologist
The Neurology Center

Abraham Chyung, M.D., Ph.D.

Adult Epileptologist
Scripps Clinic Div. of Neurology

Ruth M. Covell, M.D.

Associate Dean of Medicine
Emeritus Clinical Professor
UCSD  School of Medicine, Dean’s Office

Monsita Faley, DNP, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Neurology
Scripps Health

Jeffrey Gertsch, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Director, Interventional Neurophysiology
Department of Neurosciences
UCSD Medical Center

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Lauren Giardina, J.D.

Staff Attorney
Disability Rights California

David Gonda, M.D.

Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Rady Children’s Hospital

Robert Gray, Ph.D., ABPP

Pediatric Neuropsychologist

James S. Grisolia, M.D.

Neurologist
Scripps Mercy Hospital

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Leena Kansal, M.D.

Neurologist
UCSD Epilepsy Center

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Olivia Kim-McManus, M.D.

Pediatric Epileptologist
UCSD Medical Center
Rady Children’s Hospital

Thomas Montgomery, M.D.

Physician Consultant
San Diego Regional Center

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Marc Norman, Ph.D.

Neuropsychiatrist
UCSD Medical Center

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Tracy Dixon-Salazar, PH.D.

Associate Research Director
CURE

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CDR Jacqueline Serena, M.D.

Pediatric Neurologist
Naval Medical Center San Diego

Jerry Shih, Ph.D.

Neurologist
UCSD Neurosciences

 

Stephen F. Signer, M.D.

Psychiatrist
Psychiatric Centers at San Diego

Howard Taras, M.D.

Pediatrician, Professor
UCSD
Medical Consultant to School Districts

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Tracy Wang, M.D.

Neurologist
The Neurology Center

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Ari Zeldin, M.D., FAAP FAAN

Pediatric Neurology
Naval Medical Center San Diego