Children's Hospital Colorado
Amy Brooks-Kayal, MD
Neuroscience

Amy Brooks-Kayal, MD

Co-Director Translational Epilepsy Research Program
Ponzio Family Chair in Pediatric Neurology
Chief of Pediatric Neurology

Specialties:
Neurophysiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Neurology - Pediatric
Conditions:
Epilepsy
specialties:

Neurophysiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Neurology - Pediatric

conditions:

Epilepsy

Dr. Amy Brooks-Kayal



Get to know her background

I specialize in the care of children and teens with difficult to manage or complex epilepsy.

Undergraduate 1984

Cornell University (NY)

Medical School 1988

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Internship 1989

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Program

Residency 1991

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Program, Pediatrics

Fellowship 1992

University of Pennsylvania/Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Program, Clinical Neurophysiology

Residency 1995

University of Pennsylvania/Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Program, Child Neurology

For Patients:
My research focuses on understanding how seizures effect the brain and on development of novel treatments for the prevention, treatment and cure of epilepsy
For Referring Providers:
My research focuses on the effects of seizure activity on neurotransmitter systems with particular emphasis on understanding the molecular regulation of GABA(A) receptor expression during epileptogenesis and development of novel therapeutics for the prevention, treatment and cure of epilepsy

Co-Director Translational Epilepsy Research Program

Ponzio Family Chair in Pediatric Neurology

Chief of Pediatric Neurology

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