Maria Stefanidou, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Maria Stefanidou
75 E. Newton St Collamore Building

Biography

Maria Stefanidou, MD is an Assistant Professor of Neurology and Assistant Director of Neurology Clerkship at the Boston University School of Medicine. After earning her medical diploma in Greece she worked as a rural service doctor. She is currently mentoring two medical students on projects involving epilepsy and intracerebral hemorrhage, two of her research interests. On the first two Tuesdays of every other month she teaches EEG interpretation and Epilepsy lectures for BUMC Neurology Residents and BU medical students.

Other Positions

  • Investigator, Framingham Heart Study

Education

  • Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, MD

Publications

  • Published on 10/26/2020

    Stefanidou M, Montouris G. Reproductive and Sexual Health Concerns in Transition-Age Adolescents and Young Adults With Epilepsy. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2020 Dec; 36:100855. PMID: 33308522.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/26/2020

    Stefanidou M, Greenlaw C, Douglass LM. Mental Health Issues in Transition-Age Adolescents and Young Adults With Epilepsy. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2020 Dec; 36:100856. PMID: 33308524.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/23/2020

    Stefanidou M, Beiser AS, Himali JJ, Peng TJ, Devinsky O, Seshadri S, Friedman D. Bi-directional association between epilepsy and dementia: The Framingham Heart Study. Neurology. 2020 12 15; 95(24):e3241-e3247. PMID: 33097599.

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  • Published on 3/18/2017

    Stefanidou M, Das RR, Beiser AS, Sundar B, Kelly-Hayes M, Kase CS, Devinsky O, Seshadri S, Friedman D. Incidence of seizures following initial ischemic stroke in a community-based cohort: The Framingham Heart Study. Seizure. 2017 Apr; 47:105-110. PMID: 28364691.

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  • Published on 2/14/2015

    Stefanidou M, Carlson C, Friedman D. The relationship between seizure onset zone and ictal tachycardia: An intracranial EEG study. Clin Neurophysiol. 2015 Dec; 126(12):2255-60. PMID: 25817466.

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  • Published on 1/1/2011

    Pikula A, Stefanidou M, Romero JR, Kase CS. Pure motor upper limb weakness and infarction in the precentral gyrus: mechanisms of stroke. J Vasc Interv Neurol. 2011 Jan; 4(1):10-3. PMID: 22518261.

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  • Published on 4/1/2009

    Karakis I, Macdonald JA, Stefanidou M, Kase CS. Clinical and radiological features of brainstem variant of hypertensive encephalopathy. J Vasc Interv Neurol. 2009 Apr; 2(2):172-6. PMID: 22518250.

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  • Published on 2/8/2006

    Koulentaki M, Ioannidou D, Stefanidou M, Maraki S, Drigiannakis I, Dimoulios P, Melono JM, Tosca A, Kouroumalis EA. Dermatological manifestations in primary biliary cirrhosis patients: a case control study. Am J Gastroenterol. 2006 Mar; 101(3):541-6. PMID: 16464228.

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