Lawrence
 
W.
 
Brown
MD
Email: 
brownla@email.chop.edu
Address: 
CHOP 34th & CIVIC CENTER 4399
2155903090
Affiliations
Expertise

pediatric epilepsy, sleep disorders, Tourette syndrome, ADHD, medical transition

Appointments
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1993 – 2002)
Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1993 – 2002)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2002– present)
Associate Professor of Neurology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2002– present)
Education
M.D., New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY (1971)
B.A., Cum Laude in Psychology, Brandeis University,Waltham, MA (1967)
Selected Publications
Brown, L.W., Bergen, D.C., Kotagal, P, Groves, L, Carson, D.. Safety of Diastat when given at larger-than-recommended doses for acute repetitive seizures.. Neurology. Vol 56. 2001:1112.
Duhaime, A.C., Hunter, J, Brown, L.W., Berman, P.H., et al.. Utility of magnetic resonance imaging guided stereotaxy in pediatric epilepsy surgery.. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Philadelphia, PA. 2001 December.
Liu, G. T., Hunter, J., Miki, A., Fletcher, D.W., Brown, L.W., Haselgrove, J.C.. Functional MRI in children with congenital structural abnormalities of the occipital cortex.. Neuropaediatr. Vol 31. 2000:13-15.
Brown, L.W.. Febrile convulsions.. Current Treatment Options in Neurology.. Vol 2. 2000:553-557.
Judkins, A.R., Porter, B., Cook, N, Clancy, R.R., Brown, L.W., Duhaime, A.C., Goldern, J.A.. Dystrophic neuritic processes in epileptic cortex.. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Neuropathology. 2000 June.
Ryan, S.G., Brooks-Kayal, A, Brown, L.W., Bergqvist, C. et al.. Association studies in absence epilepsy.. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Los Angeles, CA. 2000 December.
Roberts, C.M., Berman, P.H., Brown, L.W., Brooks-Kayal, A.R., et al.. Use of the vagus nerve stimulator in children with intractable epilepsy: the Children?s Hospital of Philadelphia experience.. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Los Angeles, CA. 2000 December.
Porter, B.E., Judkins, A.R., Bergqvist, C., Berman, P.H., Brooks-Kayal, A.E., Brown, L.W., et al.. Cortical dysplasia may predispose to both febrile convulsions and refractory temporal lobe epilepsy.. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Los Angeles, CA. 2000 December.
Brown, L.W.. Pediatric disorders.. Handbook of Lower Extremity Neurology . New York: Churchill Livingstone.. 2000:207-214.
Kriel, R.L., Cloyd, J.C., Pellock, J.M., Mitchell, W.G., Cereghino, J.J., Rosman, N.P., Dreifuss, F.E., Faught, E., Murphy, J., Chang-Yong, T., Farrell, K., Riela, A.R., Cheng, R., Sharp, G.B.., Farwell, J., Crumrine, P.K., Abou-Khalil, B.W., Chutorian, A. M., Kotagal, P.P., Ramsay,R.E., Bergen,D.C., Brown, L.W., Conry, J.A., Burgerman, R.S., Kramer, R.E., Cholland, P.C.. Rectal diazepam gel (Diastat®) in the treatment of children with acute repetitive seizures.. Pediatr Neurol. Vol 20. 1999:282-288.