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Child Neurology and Epilepsy

Clinical and Research Interests

Child neurology, clinical neurophysiology (EEG-EP), epilepsy, childhood headaches, paroxysmal disorders of childhood and neurogenetics


Board certified, Psychiatry and Neurology – Clinical Neurophysiology, 1984

Board certified Psychiatry and Neurology – Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Board certified, Pediatrics, 1979

Education and Training

Residency and Chief Residency, Pediatric Neurology, UNC Chapel Hill, 1981

Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy, UNC Chapel Hill, 1984

Residency, Pediatrics, Harbor General Hospital, 1978

Residency, Pediatrics, Sheba Medical Center, Israel, 2004

MD, Harvard University, 1975

Michael Tennison, MD