The Child Neurology Team: Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

photo of Yong D. Park, MD, FAASM, FAES, FAAN


  • Professor, Neurology & Pediatrics
  • Chief, Child Neurology
  • Director, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit & Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, AU Health System

Interest: epilepsy surgery evaluation in children, Anti-epileptic drug trials, Narcolepsy in children

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Elizabeth Sekul, MD

  • Associate Professor, Neurology & Pediatrics


Neuromuscular diseases in children specifically muscular dystrophies, SMA, childhood myasthenia and neuropathies

Cerebral Palsy management and treatment including botulinum toxin injections and baclofen pump therapy, Pediatric Stroke, Adult and Pediatric NCS and EMG

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Suzanne Strickland, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Neurology
  • Director, Child Neurology Residency Program

Interest:  Epilepsy surgery in children, Tuberous Sclerosis, Neurofibromatosis

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Renad Abu-Sawwa, PhD

  • Assistant Professor, Pharmacology & Neurology

Patty Ray, PhD

  • Research Assistant

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Ashleigh Steinmeyer, FNP-C

  • Nurse Practitioner

Clinical interest: pediatric headache and migraine

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Clovalyn Jeffrey-McGann, FNP-C

  • Nurse Practitioner