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3500 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

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Sudha K. Kessler, MD, MSCE
Sudha K. Kessler
Pediatric Neurologist

Dr. Kessler is interested in the epileptic mechanisms of the human brain, specifically in children and the effect that transcranial magnetic stimulation has on those neural processes.



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Education and Training

MD, Baylor College of Medicine

Residency, Lucille Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University (Pediatrics)
Residency, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (Neurology)

Fellowship, Columbia University (Epilepsy/EEG)

Titles and Academic Titles

Pediatric Neurologist

Program Director, Child Neurology Residency

Program Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Fellowship

Catherine D. Brown Endowed Chair in Pediatric Epilepsy

Associate Professor of Neurology

Professional Awards

Distinction in the Major (English), Yale University, 1996

Honors in the Basic Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, 1999

Crawford and Hattie Jackson Foundation Merit Scholarship, Baylor College of Medicine, 2000

American Medical Women's Association Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation, 2001

John P. McGovern Award for Excellence in Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine, 2001

Alpha Omega Alpha, 2001

Steven L. Galetta Teaching Award, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, 2006

Residents Award for Excellence in Teaching, Penn Medicine Department of Neurology, 2013

Stroup Award for Rising Star in Pediatric Epilepsy, 2013

Residents Award for Excellence in Teaching, Penn Medicine Department of Neurology, 2018