Chellamani Harini MD

Chellamani Harini, MD

Assistant in Neurology

Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-5606

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Child Neurology
  • Epilepsy Seizures

Departments

  • Neurology

Languages

  • English

Programs

  • Epilepsy Center
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-5606 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education

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, Mississippi

Residency

Pediatrics-Henry Ford Hospital, 2000

Detroit, Mississippi

Residency

Child Neurology-Tufts New England Medical Center, 2005

Boston, Massachusetts

Fellowship

Epilepsy and Neurophysiology-Boston Children's Hospital, 2005-2006

Boston, Massachusetts

Certifications

  • Child Neurology, Clinical Electrophysiology

  • Electroencephalography, Neurophysiology

Publications

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  1. 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 Jun; 59:57-61.
  2. 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 Jun; 59:4-8.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
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  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. 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 8; 77(19):e112-3.
  15. 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.
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