You can’t change the past or the present, but you can change the future.

Amy Brooks-Kayal, MD


Brain Spinal Cord and Nervous System

Related Departments

Neurosciences Institute


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  - Pediatrics (1991)

Residency Program

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


University of Pennsylvania  - Neurology (1992)

Undergraduate Schools

Cornell University  - Biopsychology (1984)


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

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