Yong Park


Yong Park


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology: Child Neurology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics

  • (706) 721-3371
  • BG 2000


  • MD, Medicine Yonsei University, 1976

  • BS, Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies Yonsei University, 1972


  • FAAN AAN, 2019

  • FAES American Epilepsy Society (AES), 2016

  • Fellow of American Sleep Disorders Association American Sleep Disorders Association, 1992

  • PHY GA State Bd Medical Examiners, 1991

  • ABPNCN ABPN, 2008

  • DEA Schedule 1 Researcher registration

Awards & Honors

  • certification of appreciation Korean Epilepsy Congress, 2023

  • Certificate of Appreciation Korean Epilepsy Congress, 2019

  • Certificate of Appreciation Korean Epilepsy Congress, 2018

  • Award of Appreciation Severance Alumni Association, 2017

  • Certificate of Appreciation Korean Epilepsy Congress (KEC), 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NEUR 5000

    Basic Clkshp in Neurology
  • NEUR 5009

    Child Neurology Sub-I
  • RNEU 5001

    Child Neurology
  • RNEU 5000

  • NURO 8082

    Neuroscience II

Teaching Interests

child neurology and epilepsy, sleep disorders


Selected Recent Publications

  • Long-term efficacy of cannabidiol in patients with treatment-resistant epilepsies: 4-year results from the expanded access program, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Long. Long-term efficacy and safety of cannabidiol (CBD) in children with treatment-resistant epilepsy: Results from a state-based expanded access program, 2020
    Cited Research
  • , 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Brain-responsive neurostimulation in patients with medically intractable seizures arising from eloquent and other neocortical areas, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Using a structured questionnaire improves seizure description by medical students, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

outcome study of epilepsy surgery in children CBD trial in medically resistant epilepsy