Amy Brooks-Kayal, MD


Brain Spinal Cord and Nervous System

Related Departments

Neurosciences Institute


Academic - Professor
Additional Academic - Co-Director Translational Epilepsy Research Program
Division Academic - Chief of Pediatric Neurology
Division Academic - Ponzio Family Chair in Pediatric Neurology

Biography & Interests

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Epilepsy

Research Interests

My research focuses on understanding how seizures effect the brain and on development of novel treatments for the prevention, treatment and cure of epilepsy

Education & Training

Medical Schools

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine  - Medicine (1988)


Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia Program  - (1989)

Residency Program

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia  - Child Neurology (1995)

Residency Program

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia  - Pediatrics (1991)


University of Pennsylvania  - Neurology (1992)

Undergraduate Schools

Cornell University  - Biopsychology (1984)


American Epilepsy Society - Nominating Committee, Board of Directors
American Neurological Association - Executive Committee, Membership Committee
Society for Neuroscience - Awards Committee
Child Neurology Society - Member
Professors of Child Neurology - Member
American Academy of Neurology - Member
Society For Pediatric Research (SPR) - Member
Epilepsy Foundation - Research Council
National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke - Epilepsy Benchmarks Steward

Research & Grants

Website:"Brooks-Kayal AR"[Author]

Primary Location

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

(720) 777-6895

(720) 777-7285


Children's Hospital Colorado on Anschutz Medical Campus