Tim Benke, MD


Specialties

Brain Spinal Cord and Nervous System

Related Departments

Neuroscience Institute

Titles

Academic - Associate Professor
Division Academic - Director of Research-Child Neurology

Biography & Interests

Clinical Interests

General Pediatric Neurology.

Research Interests

Function of synapses; synaptic changes associated with learning, memory and development; seizures

Education & Training

Medical Schools

Baylor College of Medicine  - Medicine (1995)

Internships

Baylor College of Medicine Program  - (1997)

Residency Program

Baylor College of Medicine  - Child Neurology (2001)

Residency Program

Baylor College of Medicine  - Pediatrics (1998)

Graduate Schools

Rice University  (1989)

Undergraduate Schools

Vanderbilt University  (1986)

Memberships

American Epilepsy Society -
Society for Neuroscience -
Child Neurology Society -
Neuorpharmacology (Journal) - Editorial Board

Research & Grants

Impact of Early life Seizures on Glutamate Receptors and Synaptic Function
Sponsor: The Childrens Hospital Research Institute
Begins: 2010

Impact of Early life Seizures on Glutamate Receptors and Synaptic Function
Sponsor: Epilepsy Foundation
Begins: 2011

Website: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term="Benke TA"[Author]

Primary Location

13123 E. 16th Avenue
B155
Aurora CO, 80045-7106

(720) 777-6895

(720) 777-7285

Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado on Anschutz Medical Campus