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Neurology / Pediatric

William Edwin Dodson, MD

Current Position
Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Neurology
Professor, Neurology

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Epilepsy
Pediatric Neurology

Patients Seen At
St Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place, 2nd Floor, Suite D
St. Louis, MO  63110
Fax:   314-454-4225
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Mailing Address
Washington Unviersity School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
660 South Euclid Ave., Campus Box 8111
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
General pediatric neurology, convulsive disorders, seizures, Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome, diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy, drug therapy, children, pharmacokinetics, pharmacology.

Board Certification
Pediatrics -- Certified
Pediatric Neurology -- Certified
Neurology -- Certified

Medical Education
A.B. : Psychology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1963
Medical Degree: Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1967
Residency: Pediatric Neurology, Barnes Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, 1975
Fellowship: Pediatric Neurology, Barnes Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, 1975
Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Honors and Awards
Listed in Best Doctors in America, 1992-2013 (Best Doctors, Inc.)
Guardian Angel Award, Family Support Network, 1999
Clemens Award, Epilepsy Foundation of St. Louis, 1999
Special Recognition Epilepsy Federation of St. Louis 1992

Editorial Responsibilities
Annals of Neurology - Editorial Board
Clinical Neuropharmacology - Editorial Board
Journal of Pediatrics - Reviewer
Neurology - Reviewer
New England Journal of Medicine - Reviewer

Books / Book Chapters / Invited Publications
John M. Pellock, Blaise F.D. Bourgeois and W. Edwin Dodson (Eds). Pediatric Epilepsy Diagnosis and Therapy, 2nd edition, In Press

Dodson WE. Developmental Pharmacokinetics of Antiepileptic Drugs and Clinical Implications, In Press

Dodson WE. Epilepsy in Infants and children in Conn's Current Therapy. Edited by Robert Rakel, 52nd edition. W.B. Sanders, 2000, In Press

Dodson WE. Pharmacokinetic Principles of antiepileptic drug thereapy in children in Pediatric Epilepsy Diagnosis and Therapy, 2nd Edition

Dodson WE. Efficacy of Antiepileptic Drugs in Epilepsy. Edited by Jerome Englel, Jr. and Timothy A. Pedley, Lippincott, Raven Press 1997

Arnold SA, Dodson WE. Epilepsy in Children. Balliere's Clinic Neurology. Vol. 5, Nov., December 1996

Trimble MR, Dodson WE (Eds.) Quality of Life in Epilepsy. Raven Press, New York, 1994

W. Edwin Dodson and John M. Pellock (Eds.) Pediatric Epilepsy Diagnosis and Therapy. Demos, New York, 1993

Santilli N, Dodson WE, Walton AV. Students with Seizures: A Manual for School Nurses. Health Scan, Cedar Grove, New Jersey, 1991

Dodson WE, Kinsbourne M, Hiltbrunner B, editors. The Assessment of Cognitive Function in Epilepsy. Demos, New York, 1991

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