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  • Mecheri B.M. Sundaram, MD

    sundaram.jpgProfessor of Neurology
    Director, Neurophysiology Laboratory & Epilepsy Unit
    Phone: (601) 984-4892
    Fax: (601) 984-4895 

    Areas of interest

    • Epilepsy

    Education

    • Undergraduate school
      Vivekananda College, Madras, India
    • Medical school
      Stanley Medical College, University of Madras, Madras, India
    • Residency
      • Internal medicine
        University of Newcastle, College of Medicine, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Newcastle, England
      • Neurology
        University of Newcastle, College of Medicine, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Newcastle, England
        University of Leeds, Department of Neurology, Leeds, England
        University of Saskatchewan, Department of Neurology, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
    • Fellowships
      • Epilepsy and Neurophysiology, University of Western Ontario, Faculty of Medicine
      • Neurology Section, London, Ontario

    Clinical practice

    • Epilepsy and neurophysiology

    Research interests

    • Early predictability of intractable temporal lobe epilepsy
    • Epileptogenesis of temporal lobe epilepsy in rodents
    • Risk factors in temporal lobe epilepsy

    Honors

    • Recipient of R. Samuel McLauglin Fellowship, 1982-83, to pursue further subspecialty training in EEG and epilepsy at the University of Western Ontario under W.T. Blume
    • "Silver Hammer" - Best Teacher Award - Neurology UMMC, 1995-96, 2000-01, 2003-04
    • "Best Doctors in America" - 2000 onwards