Ann Marie Bergin MD

Ann Marie Bergin, MB, ScM, MRCP (UK)

Assistant in Neurology

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-6815
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Medical Services


  • Child Neurology
  • Epilepsy


  • Neurology


  • English
  • Spanish


  • Epilepsy Center
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Experience and Education


Medical School

University College Dublin, 1981



John Hopkins University, 1995

Baltimore, MD


John Hopkins University, 2005

Baltimore, MD


  • American Board of Pediatrics

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Child Neurology

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology


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  1. Tanaka N, Grant PE, Suzuki N, Madsen JR, Bergin AM, Hämäläinen MS, Stufflebeam SM. Multimodal imaging of spike propagation: a technical case report. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Jun; 33(6):E82-4.
  2. Olson HE, Loddenkemper T, Vendrame M, Poduri A, Takeoka M, Bergin AM, Libenson MH, Duffy FH, Rotenberg A, Coulter D, Bourgeois BF, Kothare SV. Rufinamide for the treatment of epileptic spasms. Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Feb; 20(2):344-8.
  3. Guilhoto LM, Loddenkemper T, Vendrame M, Bergin A, Bourgeois BF, Kothare SV. Higher evening antiepileptic drug dose for nocturnal and early-morning seizures. Epilepsy Behav. 2011 Feb; 20(2):334-7.
  4. Elkay M, Poduri A, Prabhu SP, Bergin AM, Kothare SV. Nocturnal choking episodes: under-recognized and misdiagnosed. Pediatr Neurol. 2010 Nov; 43(5):355-8.
  5. Vendrame M, Loddenkemper T, Gooty VD, Takeoka M, Rotenberg A, Bergin AM, Eksioglu YZ, Poduri A, Duffy FH, Libenson M, Bourgeois BF, Kothare SV. Experience with rufinamide in a pediatric population: a single center's experience. Pediatr Neurol. 2010 Sep; 43(3):155-8.
  6. Elkay M, Bergin AM, Kothare SV. Clinical reasoning: a teenage girl with excessive daytime sleepiness, "fainting spells," and dream mentations. Neurology. 2010 May 25; 74(21):e88-92.
  7. Ullrich NJ, Bergin AM, Goodkin HP. "The choking game": self-induced hypoxia presenting as recurrent seizurelike events. Epilepsy Behav. 2008 Apr; 12(3):486-8.
  8. Raju GP, Sarco DP, Poduri A, Riviello JJ, Bergin AM, Takeoka M. Oxcarbazepine in children with nocturnal frontal-lobe epilepsy. Pediatr Neurol. 2007 Nov; 37(5):345-9.
  9. Tekgul H, Bourgeois BF, Gauvreau K, Bergin AM. Electroencephalography in neonatal seizures: comparison of a reduced and a full 10/20 montage. Pediatr Neurol. 2005 Mar; 32(3):155-61.
  10. Bergin, AM, Bourgeois BFD. Normal Pediatric EEG. The Clinical Neurophysiology Primer. Eds Blum A, Rutkove S. In press. 2005.
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  12. Bergin, AM. Neonatal Seizures. Treatment of Pediatric Neurologic Disorders. Eds Singer HS, Kossoff E, Hartman A. In press. 2005.
  13. Tekgul H, Bourgeois BFD, Gauvreau K, Bergin AM. . EEG in neonatal seizures: comparison of a reduced and a full 10/20 montage. In press. Journal of Child Neurology. 2005.
  14. Akman C, Riviello JJ, Madsen JR, Bergin AM. Pharyngeal dysesthesia in refractory complex partial epilepsy: new seizure or adverse effect of vagal nerve stimulation? Epilepsia. 2003 Jun; 44(6):855-8.
  15. Bergin AM. Pharmacotherapy of paediatric epilepsy. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2003 Apr; 4(4):421-31.
  16. Bergin AM, Connolly M. New antiepileptic drug therapies. Neurol Clin. 2002 Nov; 20(4):1163-82.
  17. Kossoff EH, Ichord RN, Bergin AM. Recurrent hypoglycemic hemiparesis and aphasia in an adolescent patient. Pediatr Neurol. 2001 May; 24(5):385-6.
  18. Krauss GL, Bergin A, Kramer RE, Cho YW, Reich SG. Suppression of post-hypoxic and post-encephalitic myoclonus with levetiracetam. Neurology. 2001 Feb 13; 56(3):411-2.
  19. Bergin A, Waranch HR, Brown J, Carson K, Singer HS. Relaxation therapy in Tourette syndrome: a pilot study. Pediatr Neurol. 1998 Feb; 18(2):136-42.
  20. Pranzatelli MR, Hanin I, Tate E, Kindel G, Bergin A, Brown CM, Habersang P, Habersang R, Mack KJ, Rosenbaum B, Selby KA, Vasconcellos M. Cerebrospinal fluid free choline in movement disorders of paediatric onset. Eur J Paediatr Neurol. 1998; 2(1):33-9.
  21. Bergin A, Kim G, Price DL, Sisodia SS, Lee MK, Rabin BA. Identification and characterization of a mouse homologue of the spinal muscular atrophy-determining gene, survival motor neuron. Gene. 1997 Dec 19; 204(1-2):47-53.
  22. Kumar AJ, Köhler W, Kruse B, Naidu S, Bergin A, Edwin D, Moser HW. MR findings in adult-onset adrenoleukodystrophy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 1995 Jun-Jul; 16(6):1227-37.
  23. Moser HW, Moser AB, Smith KD, Bergin A, Borel J, Shankroff J, Stine OC, Merette C, Ott J, Krivit W, et al. Adrenoleukodystrophy: phenotypic variability and implications for therapy. J Inherit Metab Dis. 1992; 15(4):645-64.
  24. Moser HW, Bergin A, Cornblath D. Peroxisomal disorders. Biochem Cell Biol. 1991 Jul; 69(7):463-74.
  25. Moser HW, Bergin A, Naidu S, Ladenson PW. Adrenoleukodystrophy. Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am. 1991 Jun; 20(2):297-318.
  26. Moser HW, Moser AB, Naidu S, Bergin A. Clinical aspects of adrenoleukodystrophy and adrenomyeloneuropathy. Dev Neurosci. 1991; 13(4-5):254-61.
  27. Bergin AM, Clarke TA, Matthews TG. Problems with pancuronium in the neonatal intensive care unit. Ir Med J. 1988 Nov; 81(1):39-40.
  28. Bergin A, McManus SP, Clarke TA, Moloney M. Trisomy 18: a nine year review. Ir J Med Sci. 1988 Jan; 157(1):5-7.
  29. Kirwan M, Blake S, Neligan M, O'Malley E, Bergin A, Bonar F, Flanagan M, Garrett J, Griffin B, Whelan D. Cardiac constriction due to malignant disease of the pericardium. Ir J Med Sci. 1983 Dec; 152(12):454-5.
  30. Flanagan M, Kirwan M, Blake S, Counihan TB, McCann P, McCarthy C, Neligan M, O'Malley E, Bergin A, Brennan F, et al. Valve replacement for aortic valve disease. Ir Med J. 1983 Aug; 76(8):338-40.
  31. Bergin A, Skrabanek P, Lanigan O, Duffy B, Powell D. The value of radioimmunoassay of parathyroid hormone in diagnosis of hyperparathyroidism, renal calculi, hypercalcaemia and metabolic bone disease. Ir Med J. 1981 Feb; 74(2):59-62.
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