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Matthew Fletcher

State Award for UF Pediatric Neurology Faculty Member

Dr. Anne-Marie Slinger-Constant was awarded the Exceptional Student Education (ESE) Administrator of the Year Award by the Florida Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE). The Division of Pediatric Neurology is delighted that her longstanding dedication to the educational success of children in Florida has been recognized.

Report of super-refractory status epilepticus responsive to a novel therapy

Division members Drs. John Malta, Mauro Lodolo, and Suman Ghosh, in collaboration with Dr. Jonathan Greco from UF Jacksonville, published a report of a school-aged boy with super-refractory status epilepticus whose seizures responded to dexmedetomidine, which is not a standard anti-seizure medication.  This report indicates that the potential of…

UF Pediatric Neurology welcomes new faculty members

Image Gallery We are greatly pleased to welcome Dr. Carla Zingariello, who joined our division in September 2018, and Dr. S. Parrish Winesett, who transitioned from part-time to full-time faculty status in January 2019. Dr. Zingariello specializes in neuromuscular disorders and Dr. Winesett specializes in complex epilepsy care.

UF Pediatric Neurology welcomes two new faculty members

Image Gallery We are delighted to announce the arrival of Drs. Mauro Lodolo and Douglas Hyder to our division faculty. Dr. Lodolo has an interest in epilepsy and general child neurology, while Dr. Hyder has interests in neuro-oncology, neurocutaneous disorders, tics and other movement disorders, and headaches.

Renovated NICU Open House

A few months ago, we opened our doors to the newly renovated neonatal intensive care unit at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital. Phase 1 of this project included adding 16 more patient rooms, both private and semi-private, family-focused areas, and a new “neighborhood” design, housing intermediate and intensive care babies…