Laurie M. Douglass, MD

Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Laurie Douglass
617.414.4588

Biography

• Pediatric Epilepsy/Seizures
• Dietary therapies including the Ketogenic Diet for epilepsy
• Seizures and the developing brain
• Improving health care delivery for youth with epilepsy
• Transitioning care for young adults with seizures
• Medical Education for Child Neurology Residents

Other Positions

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Active Staff Hospital Privileges, Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center

Education

  • Tufts University School of Medicine, MD
  • Boston University, BSc

Publications

  • Published on 8/15/2018

    Nuss S, Camayd-Muñoz C, Jonas R, Wenger JK, Sewell K, Montouris G, Douglass L. Defining the Virtual Patient-Centered Medical Home. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2018 Nov; 57(13):1592-1596. PMID: 30111172.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/2/2018

    Bangma JT, Kwiatkowski E, Psioda M, Santos HP, Hooper SR, Douglass L, Joseph RM, Frazier JA, Kuban KCK, O'Shea TM, Fry RC. Assessing Positive Child Health among Individuals Born Extremely Preterm. J Pediatr. 2018 Nov; 202:44-49.e4. PMID: 30078720.

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  • Published on 7/18/2018

    Kuban KCK, Heeren T, O'Shea TM, Joseph RM, Fichorova RN, Douglass L, Jara H, Frazier JA, Hirtz D, Taylor HG, Rollins JV, Paneth N. Among Children Born Extremely Preterm a Higher Level of Circulating Neurotrophins Is Associated with Lower Risk of Cognitive Impairment at School Age. J Pediatr. 2018 Oct; 201:40-48.e4. PMID: 30029870.

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  • Published on 5/29/2018

    O'Shea TM, Joseph RM, Allred EN, Taylor HG, Leviton A, Heeren T, Douglass LM, Frazier JA, Jara H, Kuban KCK. Accuracy of the Bayley-II mental development index at 2 years as a predictor of cognitive impairment at school age among children born extremely preterm. J Perinatol. 2018 Jul; 38(7):908-916. PMID: 29808002.

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  • Published on 11/13/2017

    Hirschberger RG, Kuban KCK, O'Shea TM, Joseph RM, Heeren T, Douglass LM, Stafstrom CE, Jara H, Frazier JA, Hirtz D, Rollins JV, Paneth N. Co-occurrence and Severity of Neurodevelopmental Burden (Cognitive Impairment, Cerebral Palsy, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and Epilepsy) at Age Ten Years in Children Born Extremely Preterm. Pediatr Neurol. 2018 Feb; 79:45-52. PMID: 29310907.

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  • Published on 5/18/2017

    Douglass LM, Heeren TC, Stafstrom CE, DeBassio W, Allred EN, Leviton A, O'Shea TM, Hirtz D, Rollins J, Kuban K. Cumulative Incidence of Seizures and Epilepsy in Ten-Year-Old Children Born Before 28 Weeks' Gestation. Pediatr Neurol. 2017 Aug; 73:13-19. PMID: 28619377.

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  • Published on 10/24/2016

    Kuban KC, Joseph RM, O'Shea TM, Heeren T, Fichorova RN, Douglass L, Jara H, Frazier JA, Hirtz D, Rollins JV, Paneth N. Circulating Inflammatory-Associated Proteins in the First Month of Life and Cognitive Impairment at Age 10 Years in Children Born Extremely Preterm. J Pediatr. 2017 Jan; 180:116-123.e1. PMID: 27788929.

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  • Published on 3/19/2016

    Kuban KC, Joseph RM, O'Shea TM, Allred EN, Heeren T, Douglass L, Stafstrom CE, Jara H, Frazier JA, Hirtz D, Leviton A. Girls and Boys Born before 28 Weeks Gestation: Risks of Cognitive, Behavioral, and Neurologic Outcomes at Age 10 Years. J Pediatr. 2016 Jun; 173:69-75.e1. PMID: 27004675.

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  • Published on 3/9/2016

    Shin M, Douglass LM, Milunsky JM, Rosman NP. The Genetics of Benign Paroxysmal Torticollis of Infancy: Is There an Association With Mutations in the CACNA1A Gene? J Child Neurol. 2016 Jul; 31(8):1057-61. PMID: 26961263.

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  • Published on 9/30/2015

    Douglass LM, Kuban K, Tarquinio D, Schraga L, Jonas R, Heeren T, DeBassio WA, Stafstrom CE, Heinrick RJ, Ferguson C, Blumberg L, Wong V. A Novel Parent Questionnaire for the Detection of Seizures in Children. Pediatr Neurol. 2016 Jan; 54:64-69.e1. PMID: 26552646.

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