Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Charuta Joshi, MBBS


Director, Pediatric Epilepsy, Division of Pediatric Neurology
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics  - Neurology
Clinical Professor of Neurology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 2506 JCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-1851



MBBS, Grant Medical College, Bombay University, India

Residency, Pediatrics, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, New York
Residency, Pediatric Neurology, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York
Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan

Licensure and Certifications

Federal DEA, Iowa
Iowa State Medical License
Indiana State Medical License
Maharashtra Medical Council, Bombay, India
Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiology
Licentiate of Medical Council of Canada
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Canada, Subspecialty Certificate, Pediatric Neurology, Canada
Board Certified, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Diplomate in the Specialty of Neurology, Special qualification in Child Neurology
Board Eligible, American Board of Pediatrics
Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, USA

Research Summary

Clinical Interests/Research Interests Clinical Management of Intractable Epilepsy including pre-surgical evaluation and non medication management of intractable epilepsy with the ketogenic diet and Vagus Nerve Stimulator. Retrospective research study looking at the effects of prednisone on infantile spasms - Current research - steroids. Neurometabolic disorders & pediatric neurotransmitter disorders. Relationship of sleep to epileptic encephalopathies. BSc Med Project. The Relationship of EEG abnormalities to age and timing of EEG in Complex febrile seizures of Childhood.

Date Last Modified: 06/06/2016 - 13:17:48