Domingo Escudero

Dr. , MD, PhD

  • Adult

Neurology

  • anti-NMDA
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • CASPR2, LGI1
  • GAD65
  • Other AE

Neuroimmunology Program. Hospital Clinic, Barcelona

Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain

Corinne Fischer

Dr. , MD

  • Adult

Psychiatry

I am a geriatric psychiatrist/neuropsychiatrist with an interest in the link between psychosis and dementia.

  • anti-NMDA

St. Michael's Hospital

#17044 cc wing, 30 Bond St., Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1W8

Richard H. Swartz

Assistant Professor , HBSc, MD, PhD, FRCPC

  • Adult

Neurology

See patients with CNS vasculitis and vasospastic stroke causes. I do not manage all autoimmune CNS inflammatory diseases (e.g. not an MS specialist) but I end up seeing and managing Autoimmune Encephalitis as part of the DDx for vasculitis.

  • anti-NMDA
  • Hu, Yo, Ma or other onconeuronal antibody AE
  • Other AE

Sunnybrook HSC., University of Toronto

2075 Bayview Ave., Toronto, Ontario. M4N 3M5

Claude Steriade

Assistant Professor , MD

  • Adult

Neurology and Epilepsy

  • anti-NMDA
  • AMPAR
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • CASPR2, LGI1
  • GABA
  • GAD65
  • Glycine receptor
  • Hu, Yo, Ma or other onconeuronal antibody AE
  • Other AE

NYU Langone

223 E 34th St, New York, NY, 10016

Michel Shamy

Assistant Professor , MD, FRCPC

  • Adult

Neurology

  • anti-NMDA
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • Hu, Yo, Ma or other onconeuronal antibody AE

The Ottawa Hospital

1053 Carling Avenue C2182, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 4E9

Tadeu A. Fantaneanu

Assistant Professor , MDCM, FRCPC

  • Adult

Epileptologist and Neurologist

Dr. Tadeu A. Fantaneanu, also known as Dr. Tad to his patients, is an Assistant Professor with the University of Ottawa and a Clinician Teacher and Associate Neurologist within the Department of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate medical education at McGill University (2009) and adult neurology residency at the University of Ottawa (2014). He subsequently completed fellowships in Clinical neurophysiology (2015) and Advanced Epilepsy (2016) at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. During this time, he also completed the Program in Clinical Effectiveness through the Harvard T.H Chan School of Public Health. Dr. Tad is working to establish a comprehensive epilepsy program in Ottawa, Ontario and is currently the director of the EEG laboratory and adult epilepsy program at the Ottawa Hospital.

His areas of interest include transitional care in epilepsy, critical care EEG monitoring, pharmacoresistant and surgical epilepsy, women’s health in epilepsy as well as medical education.

  • anti-NMDA
  • AMPAR
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • CASPR2, LGI1
  • Hu, Yo, Ma or other onconeuronal antibody AE

The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Canada

1053 Carling Ave, C2194 Neurosciences Clinic

Jay E. Selman

Chief of Neurology , MS, MD

  • Pediatric

Pediatric Neurology

(English) Blythedale is a Children’s Specialty Hospital that emphasizes rehabilitation of children from 0 – ~ 19 years old. We specialize in the care of medically fragile children with intensive rehabilitation needs. We have cared for more than 25 patients with ANMDAR encephalitis. We also have a very active TBI (traumatic brain injury) program and ventilator weaning program. We have pediatric staffing 24/7 and a day hospital and longer term care program. There is a K-12 school adjacent to the hospital. We have an active research collaboration with Burke Medical Research Institute (affiliated with Cornell University Medical Center).

  • anti-NMDA

Blythedale Children's Hospital

95 Bradhurst Avenue, Valhalla, NY 10595-1637 USA

Ange-Eric Kouame-Assouan

MD, PhD ,

  • Adult
  • Pediatric

Neurology

(English) My experience is limited in the field or immune neurological diseases.
I have just diagnosed one case of NMDA R encephalitis which seems to be the first one in our region at least in French speaking countries.
I would like to learn more about them in order to help patients.

  • anti-NMDA

Abidjan and Bouaké Teaching Hospitals

22 BP 1557 ABIDJAN 22

Maryam Nabavi Nouri

Pediatric epilepsy fellow , MD, FRCPC

  • Pediatric

Pediatric neurologist

  • anti-NMDA
  • AMPAR
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • CASPR2, LGI1
  • GABA
  • GAD65
  • Other AE

BC Children's Hospital

4480 Oak St, Vancouver

Jenny T Bagen

Nurse Practitioner , MS, PMHNP

  • Adult

Psychiatry

  • Other AE

WNY Medical

4985 Harlem Rd. Amherst NY. 14226

Eyal Muscal

Associate Professor , MD, MS

  • Pediatric

Pediatric Rheumatology

  • anti-NMDA
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • CASPR2, LGI1
  • GAD65
  • Other AE

Texas Children's Hospital

1102 Bates Ave, Suite 310, Houston, TX 77030

Christopher Uy

, BSc, MD

  • Adult

Neurology

  • anti-NMDA
  • AMPAR
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • CASPR2, LGI1
  • GABA
  • GAD65
  • Glycine receptor
  • Hu, Yo, Ma or other onconeuronal antibody AE

University of British Columbia

Division of Neurology, The University of British Columbia, UBC Hospital, S192 – 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Canada, V6T 2B5

Richard Cone

, BSc Med Sci, MD, CCFP

  • Adult
  • Pediatric

Family Medicine

  • anti-NMDA

NRGH

2-3188 Barons Road, Nanaimo, BC V9T 4B5

Peter John Berlyn

Dr , MbChB FCP DCH

  • Pediatric

Paediatrician

  • Other AE

Mediclinic Kimberley

187 Du Toitspan RdBelgravia, Kimberley, 8301, South Africa

James Graham Scott

, Md, PhD

  • Adult
  • Pediatric

Psychiatry

  • anti-NMDA
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • CASPR2, LGI1

Metro North Mental Health Service

RBWH, Herston, Qld. 4029 Australia

Elena Frid MD

, MD

  • Adult
  • Pediatric

Neurology. Clinical interest in Autoimmue & Lyme disease

(English) Dr. Elena Frid is a Board Certified Neurologist and Clinical Neurophysiologist specializing in Infections Induced Autoimmune Disorders. With clinical interests in the Autoimmune Neurology, she sees patients (children and adults) with complex cases of Lyme disease and co-infections resulting in various neurological complaints.

Her many areas of expertise are: General Neurology, Headaches & Migraines, as well as sub-clinical focus in Autoimmune Neurology, Neuropsychiatric and Neurodegenerative Disorders.
Using cutting edge diagnostic tools and clinical expertise she differentiates between idiopathic vs organic causes of various neurological disorders. Her knowledge has been sought by patients from all over the United States, as well as Canada and Europe.

Dr. Frid attended a coveted BA/MD program at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) and went on to North Shore-LIJ Health Care Systems (currently Northwell) where she completed residency in Neurology and fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology (EMG / EEG).
Dr. Frid is a member of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). She is a voting member of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS), Medical Adviser to Project Lyme – a non for profit organization, Vice President of Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Alumni Association, and a member of the Independent Physicians of New York (IDNY).

  • anti-NMDA
  • Antibody-negative AE
  • CASPR2, LGI1
  • GABA
  • GAD65
  • Glycine receptor
  • Hu, Yo, Ma or other onconeuronal antibody AE