MEDICAL SERVICES

Specialties

Departments

Programs

Languages

  • English

EDUCATION

Medical School

  • Madras Medical College , 1989 , Madras , India

Internship

  • Government General Hospital, Madras Medical College , 1989 , Madras , India

Internship

  • Henry Ford Hospital , 1996 , Detroit , MS

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Henry Ford Hospital , 2000 , Detroit , MS

Residency

Child Neurology
  • Tufts New England Medical Center , 2005 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

Epilepsy and Neurophysiology
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2006 , Boston , MA

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Dr. Harini serves as an expert for the Department of Neurology for Boston Children's Hospital Precision Medicine Service. For more information about the Precision Medicine Service please visit bostonchildrens.org/precisionmed.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Harini C, Sharda S, Bergin AM, Poduri A, Yuskaitis CJ, Peters JM, Rakesh K, Kapur K, Pearl PL, Prabhu SP. Detailed Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Analysis in Infantile Spasms. J Child Neurol. 2018 May; 33(6):405-412. View abstract
  2. Pearl PL, Poduri A, Prabhu SP, Harini C, Goldstein R, Atkinson RM, Armstrong D, Kinney H. White matter spongiosis with vigabatrin therapy for infantile spasms. Epilepsia. 2018 Apr; 59(4):e40-e44. View abstract
  3. Fung FW, Libenson MH, Bolton J, Pearl PL, Kapur K, Marti C, Paris A, Bergin AM, Harini C. Seizure clustering during presurgical electroencephalographic monitoring in children. Epilepsy Behav. 2018 Mar; 80:291-295. View abstract
  4. Benitez V, Manley PE, Goumnerova LC, Harini C, Ullrich NJ. Brain tumors and epileptic spasms: Natural history and outcomes. Epilepsy Behav. 2017 10; 75:25-28. View abstract
  5. LaRovere KL, Vonberg FW, Prabhu SP, Kapur K, Harini C, Garcia-Jacques R, Chao JH, Akhondi-Asl A, Thiagarajan R, Tasker RC. Patterns of Head Computed Tomography Abnormalities During Pediatric Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Association With Outcomes. Pediatr Neurol. 2017 Aug; 73:64-70. View abstract
  6. Zou F, McWalter K, Schmidt L, Decker A, Picker JD, Lincoln S, Sweetser DA, Briere LC, Harini C, Marsh E, Medne L, Wang RY, Leydiker K, Mower A, Visser G, Cuppen I, van Gassen KL, van der Smagt J, Yousaf A, Tennison M, Shanmugham A, Butler E, Richard G, McKnight D. Expanding the phenotypic spectrum of GABRG2 variants: a recurrent GABRG2 missense variant associated with a severe phenotype. J Neurogenet. 2017 Mar - Jun; 31(1-2):30-36. View abstract
  7. Patel AA, Ciccone O, Njau A, Shanungu S, Grollnek AK, Fredrick F, Hodgeman R, Sideridis GD, Kapur K, Harini C, Kija E, Peters JM. A pediatric epilepsy diagnostic tool for use in resource-limited settings: A pilot study. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 06; 59:57-61. View abstract
  8. Hodgeman RM, Kapur K, Paris A, Marti C, Can A, Kimia A, Loddenkemper T, Bergin A, Poduri A, Libenson M, Lamb N, Jafarpour S, Harini C. Effectiveness of once-daily high-dose ACTH for infantile spasms. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 06; 59:4-8. View abstract
  9. Harini C, Nagarajan E, Kimia AA, de Carvalho RM, An S, Bergin AM, Takeoka M, Pearl PL, Loddenkemper T. Utility of initial EEG in first complex febrile seizure. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Nov; 52(Pt A):200-4. View abstract
  10. Harini C, Das RR, Prabhu SP, Singh K, Haldar A, Takeoka M, Bergin AM, Loddenkemper T, Kothare SV. Clinical and Neuroimaging Profile of Children with Lesions in the Corpus Callosum. J Neuroimaging. 2015 Sep-Oct; 25(5):824-31. View abstract
  11. Thome-Souza S, Kadish NE, Ramgopal S, Sánchez Fernández I, Bergin AM, Bolton J, Harini C, Libenson M, Olson H, Peters J, Poduri A, Rotenberg A, Takeoka M, Kothare SV, Kapur K, Bourgeois BF, Loddenkemper T. Safety and retention rate of rufinamide in 300 patients: a single pediatric epilepsy center experience. Epilepsia. 2014 Aug; 55(8):1235-44. View abstract
  12. Hunold A, Haueisen J, Ahtam B, Doshi C, Harini C, Camposano S, Warfield SK, Grant PE, Okada Y, Papadelis C. Localization of the epileptogenic foci in tuberous sclerosis complex: a pediatric case report. Front Hum Neurosci. 2014; 8:175. View abstract
  13. O'Rourke DJ, Bergin A, Rotenberg A, Peters J, Gorman M, Poduri A, Cryan J, Lidov H, Madsen J, Harini C. Rasmussen's encephalitis presenting as focal cortical dysplasia. Epilepsy Behav Case Rep. 2014; 2:86-9. View abstract
  14. Klehm J, Thome-Souza S, Sánchez Fernández I, Bergin AM, Bolton J, Harini C, Kadish NE, Libenson M, Peters J, Poduri A, Rotenberg A, Takeoka M, Bourgeois B, Loddenkemper T. Clobazam: effect on frequency of seizures and safety profile in different subgroups of children with epilepsy. Pediatr Neurol. 2014 Jul; 51(1):60-6. View abstract
  15. Sommers R, Tucker R, Harini C, Laptook AR. Neurological maturation of late preterm infants at 34?wk assessed by amplitude integrated electroencephalogram. Pediatr Res. 2013 Dec; 74(6):705-11. View abstract
  16. Sánchez Fernández I, Chapman KE, Peters JM, Harini C, Rotenberg A, Loddenkemper T. Continuous Spikes and Waves during Sleep: Electroclinical Presentation and Suggestions for Management. Epilepsy Res Treat. 2013; 2013:583531. View abstract
  17. Taimouri V, Akhondi-Asl A, Tomas-Fernandez X, Peters JM, Prabhu SP, Poduri A, Takeoka M, Loddenkemper T, Bergin AM, Harini C, Madsen JR, Warfield SK. Electrode localization for planning surgical resection of the epileptogenic zone in pediatric epilepsy. Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. 2014 Jan; 9(1):91-105. View abstract
  18. Harini C, Singh K, Takeoka M, Parulkar I, Bergin AM, Loddenkemper T, Kothare SV. Predictors of seizure occurrence in children undergoing pre-surgical monitoring. Seizure. 2013 Oct; 22(8):640-6. View abstract
  19. Pinto A, Miller-Horn J, Guilhoto L, Harini C, Morrison P, Prabhu SP, Kothare S, Loddenkemper T. Teaching NeuroImages: mesial temporal sclerosis after a prolonged unprovoked seizure in an infant. Neurology. 2011 Nov 08; 77(19):e112-3. View abstract
  20. Rotenberg A, Depositario-Cabacar D, Bae EH, Harini C, Pascual-Leone A, Takeoka M. Transient suppression of seizures by repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in a case of Rasmussen's encephalitis. Epilepsy Behav. 2008 Jul; 13(1):260-2. View abstract