Dennis
 
J.
 
Dlugos
MD, MSCE
Email: 
dlugos@email.chop.edu
Address: 
Division of Neurology The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Division of Neurology 3501 Civic Center Blvd Colket Translational Research Building 10th floor, Room 10020
215-590-1719
Affiliations
Expertise

Pediatric Epilepsy
Epilepsy Genetics
Epilepsy Surgery
EEG
Clinical Neurophysiology

Pediatric epilepsy
Epilepsy genetics
Anti-epileptic drugs

Epilepsy Epidemiology
Epilepsy Genetics
Clinical Prediction Models

Appointments
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2008– present)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1999 – 2008)
Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1999 – 2008)
Associate Professor of Neurology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2008– present)
Education
M.S.C.E, Clinical Epidemiology, Master?s of Science in Clinical Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (2002)
M.D., Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY (1988)
B.A., Theology, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA (1983)
Selected Publications
Wagenman KL, Blake TP, Sanchez SM, Schultheis MT, Radcliffe J, Berg RA, Dlugos DJ, Topjian AA, and Abend NA. Electrographic Status Epilepticus and Long-Term Outcome in Critically Ill Children. Neurology. in press.
Epi4K and EPGP Investigators (including Dlugos D). De novo mutation in the classic epileptic encephalopathies. Nature. Vol 2013/08/11/online. 2013 August.
Winawer M, Connors R, and the EPGP Investigators (including Dlugos D). Evidence for shared genetic susceptibility to migraine and epilepsy. Epilepsia. Vol 54. 2013:288-295.
Sanchez SM, Carpenter J, Chapman KE, Dlugos DJ, Gallentine W, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Kessler SK, Loddenkemper T, Riviello JJ, Abend NS. Pediatric ICU EEG Monitoring: Current Resources and Practice in the United States and Canada. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology. Vol 30. 2013:156-160.
Topjian AA, Gutierrez-Colina AM, Sanchez SM, Berg RA, Friess SH, Dlugos DJ, Abend NS. Electrographic Status Epilepticus is Associated with Mortality and Worse Short-Term Outcome in Critically Ill Children. Critical Care Medicine. Vol 41. 2013:epub in advance of publication.
Shain C, Ramgopal S, Fallil Z, Parulkar I, Alongi R, Knowlton R, Poduri A, and the EPGP Investigators (including Dlugos D). Polymicrogyria-associated epilepsy: A multicenter phenotypic study from the Epilepsy Phenome/Genome Project. Epilepsia. Vol 54. 2013:1368-1375.
Abend NS, Sanchez SM, Berg RA, Dlugos DJ, Topjian AA. Current Treatment of Electrographic Seizures and Status Epilepticus in Critically Ill Children: a Single Center Experience. Seizure. Vol 22. 2013:467-471.
Sanchez SM, Arndt DH, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Cornett KM, Dlugos DJ, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Loddenkemper T, Matsumoto JH, McBain K, Nash KB, Payne E, Sanchez Fernandez I, Shults J, Williams K, Yang A, Abend NS. Electroencephalographic Monitoring in Critically Ill Children: Current Practice and Implications for Future Study Design. Epilepsia. Vol 54. 2013:1419-1427.
Pensirikul A, Beslow LA, Kessler SK, Topjian AA, Dlugos DJ, Abend NS. Density Spectral Array for Seizure Identification in Critically Ill Children. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology. Vol 30. 2013:371-375.
Abend NS, Arndt DH, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Cornett KM, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Loddenkemper T, Matsumoto JH, McBain K, Nash KB, Payne E, Sánchez SM, Fernández IS, Shults J, Williams K, Yang A, Dlugos DJ. Electrographic Seizures in Pediatric ICU Patients: A Cohort Study of Risk Factors and Mortality. Neurology. Vol 81. 2013:383-391.