Douglas R. Nordli, Jr., MD

Division Head, Epilepsy Center; Attending Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Center; Lorna S. and James P. Langdon Chair of Pediatric Epilepsy; Fellowship Director for the Epilepsy Program, Northwestern McGaw Medical Center; Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Special Interests

​Epilepsy, febrile seizures, ketogenic diet evaluations, electrocorticography for epilepsy surgery

Research Interests

Epilepsy; febrile seizures; ketogenic diet

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Biographical Information

Professional Organizations

American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, Child Neurology Society

Medical School

Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1984

Postgraduate Training

Fellowship in clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, 1990; Residency in child neurology, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, 1988; Residency in pediatrics, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center 1986


Board certified in: Neurology with special qualifications in Child Neurology

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