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Jason Todd Lerner, MD

UCLA Physician Jason Todd  Lerner, MD specializes in Pediatric Neurology.
Specialty
Pediatric Neurology
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
A96522
Contact
(310) 825-0867 - Appointments
(310) 825-6196 - Academic office and information
Fax Number
(310) 825-5834
Email Address
jlerner@mednet.ucla.edu
PRACTICE LOCATION

UCLA Children's Health Center
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 265
Los Angeles, CA 90095

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Clinical Neurophysiology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2009
Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2007
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Clinical Neurophysiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2006 - 2008
Residency
Pediatric Neurology, Montefiore Medical Center Moses Division Hospital, 2003 - 2006
Pediatrics, Penn State Univ-Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 2000 - 2003
Degree
MD, University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ, 2000
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Provider, Pediatric Neurology, Infantile Spasms Program
MORE INFORMATION
Research Interest
Pediatric epilepsy
Traumatic brain injury
Pediatric epilepsy surgery
Additional Information
Director, Pediatric Neurophysiology Lab
Director, Child Neurology Residency Program
Awards & Recognition
2012-2013 Outstanding PBL Tutor Award
Publications

  1. Salamon N, Kung J, Shaw S, Koo J, Koh S, Wu JY, Lerner JT, Sankar R, Shields WD, Engel Jr J, Fried I, Miyata H, Yong WH, Vinters HV, Mathern GW. FDG-PET/MRI Co-registration improves detection of cortical dysplasia in epilepsy patients. Neurology 2008;71(20):1594-601.
  2. Evans E, Koh S, Lerner JT, Sankar R, Garg M. Accuracy of amplitude integrated EEG in a neonatal cohort. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2010;95:F169-73.
  3. Wu JY, Sankar R, Lerner JT, Matsumoto JH, Vinters HV, Mathern GW. Removing interictal fast ripples on electrocorticography linked with seizure freedom in children. Neurology 2010;75(19):1686-94.
  4. Abend NS, Arndt DH, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Cornett KM, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Loddenkemper T, Matsumoto JH, McBain K, Nash KB, Payne E, Sanchez SM, Sanchez Fernandez I, Shults J, Williams K, Yang K, Dlugos DJ. Electrographic seizures in pediatric ICU patients: cohort study of the risk factors and mortality. Neurology 2013;81(4):383-391.
  5. Sanchez SM, Arndt DH, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Cornett KM, Dlugos DJ, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstetin JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Loddenkemper T, Matsumoto JH, McBain K, Nash KB, Payne E, Sanchez Fernandez I, Shultz J, Williams K, Yang A, Abend NS. Electroencephalography monitoring in critically ill children: current practice and implications for future study design. Epilepsia, 2013;54(8):1419-1427.
  6. Arndt DH*, Lerner JT*, Matsumoto J, Madikians A, Yudovin S, Valino H, McArthur DL, Wu JY, Leung M, Buxey F, Szeliga C, Van Hirtum-Das M, Sankar R, Brooks-Kayal A, Giza CC. Subclinical early post traumatic seizures detected by continuous EEG monitoring in a consecutive pediatric cohort. Epilepsia, 2013;54(10):1780-8.
  7. Sánchez Fernández I, Abend NS, Arndt DH, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Cornett KM, Dlugos DJ, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Matsumoto JH, McBain K, Nash KB, Payne E, Sánchez SM, Williams K, Loddenkemper T. Electrographic seizures after convulsive status epilepticus in children and young adults: a retrospective multicenter study. Journal of Pediatrics, 2014;164(2):339-46.
  8. Hussain SA, Shinnar S, Kwong G, Lerner JT, Matsumoto JH, Wu JY, Shields WD, Sankar R. Treatment of infantile spasms with very high dose prednisolone before high dose adrenocorticotropic hormone. Epilepsia, 2014;55(1):103-7.

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