Editorial Advisory Board

Lauren Agoratus

  • Parent
  • NJ State and MCH Region II (NJ, NY, PR, VI) Coordinator for Family Voices, NJ CCAN (Caregiver Community Action Network), and National Family Caregivers Association, Mercerville, NJ

Mark L. Batshaw, MD

  • Professor and Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC

Ronald G. Blankenbaker, MD

  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Chattanooga, TN
  • President, American Association on Health and Disability

Henry G. Chambers, MD

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, Rady Children's Hospital
  • Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery, University of California at San Diego

Stephen L. Defelice, MD

  • Founder and Chairman of the Foundation for Innovation in Medicine (FIM)

Mahlon Delong, MD

  • Chair, Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Saadi Ghatan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, Division of Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia Medical School, New York, NY

Joan Earle Hahn, DNSc, RN, CS, CDDN

  • Assistant Adjunct Professor, University of California, Los Angeles School of Nursing
  • Past President, Developmental Disabilities Nurses Association

David Hirsch, MD

  • Medical Director at UnitedHealthcare

Jerry Hulick

  • GA Emeritus, Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, Special Care Planning

Mary M. Keller ED.D.

  • President and CEO, Military Child Education Coalition, Harker Heights, TX

Bernard A. Krooks, ESQ

  • Littman Krooks LLP, New York, NY

Patricia E. MC Goldrick, CPNP

  • Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy, Associate Director, Developmental Disability Center, Roosevelt Hospital, NY

Frank J. Murphy

  • President and CEO, EP Foundation for Education, Atlanta, GA

Kathryn O'Hara, RN

  • Epilepsy Nurse Clinician, Nurse Manager Child Neurology, Division of Child Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

John M. Pellock, MD

  • Professor and Chair, Division of Child Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • Elected President of the American Epilepsy Society (AES)

Steven P. Perlman, DDS, MScD, DHL (Hon)

  • Clinical Professor, Boston University, School of Dentistry, Boston, MA

Siegfried M. Pueschel, MD

  • Parent
  • Professor of Pediatrics, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI

Esther Schleifer, MSW

  • Clinical Social Worker, Boston, MA

Howard Shane, PhD

  • Director, Communications Enhancement Center, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

Harold Turner, DDS

  • Editor Emeritus, Oral Health

Jo Waldron

  • President and Co-founder of the Able Kids Foundation and Partner at Brain Basket, LLC

Steven M. Wolf, MD

  • Director of Pediatric Epilepsy at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Director of Pediatric Neurology at St. Lukes Roosevelt Medical Center, New York, NY