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As a leader in pediatric medicine, we depend on the contributions of a large support staff, whose expertise and dedication serve to facilitate the division's administrative, clinical, education and research operations.

Adjunct Faculty

Name Role
Rose-Mary Boustany, MD Neurogenetic disorders, lysosomal storage disease, general neurology
Abeer Hani, MD General pediatric neurology, epilepsy clinical neurophysiology

Emeritus Faculty

Name Role
Gordon Worley, MD Neurodevelopmental disabilities, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, Down syndrome

Research Associates

Name Role
Arsen Hunanyan, PhD Post-Doctoral Associate


Name Role
Cecilia Fernandes, MD Third Year Child Neurology Resident
Linh Tran, MD Third Year Child Neurology Resident
Laura Caligiuri, MD Second Year Child Neurology Resident 
Erik Ross, MD Second Year Child Neurology Resident 
Kate Taylor, DO First Year Child Neurology Resident
Matthew Khayata, MD First Year Child Neurology Resident

Nursing Staff

Name Role
Lyndsey Prange, RN, MSN, CPNP Nurse Practitioner - Epilepsy
Debra Weaver, CPNP Nurse Practitioner
April Boggs, RN Clinical/Triage Nurse
Pam Hughes, RN Clinical/Triage Nurse
Gina Stewart, BSN, RN Clinical/Triage Nurse
Robin Humphrey, RN Clinical/Triage Nurse

Research Staff

Name Role
Karen Cornett Clinical Research Coordinator
Melissa McLean Clinical Research Coordinator

Administrative Staff

Name Role
Kim Bradsher Clinical Staff Assistant
Jessica Willis Clinical Staff Assistant
Diane Gupton Clinical Staff Assistant
Kristin Johnson Residency Program Coordinator
Annemarie Farina Staff Assistant
Peter Malinosky Senior Business Manager
Ashley James Administrative Coordinator
Alicia Russell Clinical Staff Assistant
Stephanie Thera Clinical Staff Assistant