HEP Clinical Centers
HEP has 28 clinical centers in the United States and 7 around the world. Each clinical center has a study doctor and coordinator who help HEP participants complete the HEP study. Information about each clinical center is available below.

You can reach out to the study team to join HEP or get help finding a clinical center on our Participate page.

Participants can reach out directly to the study coordinator at each clinical center at the email below to find out if they are eligible for HEP.

 

Birmingham, AL

University of Alabama, Birmingham
Martina Bebin, MD
Coordinators: Nancy Cohen, RN, Cheryl Hall

San Francisco, CA

University of California, San Francisco
Manu Hegde, MD
Coordinator: Stacey Balter  

Denver, CO

Children’s Hospital Colorado
Kristen Park, MD
Coordinator: Victoria Allen

New Haven, CT

Yale University
Kamil Detyniecki, MD
Coordinators: Jennifer Bonito, James Silas

Miami, FL

University of Miami
Andrew Kanner, MD
Coordinator: Pedro Figueredo

Boston, MA

Beth Israel Deaconess
Susan Herman, MD
Coordinator: Swetha Chinta

Boston, MA

Massachusetts General Hospital
Andrew Cole, MD
Coordinator: Emily Thorn

Baltimore, MD

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Greg Krauss, MD
Coordinator: Jessica Park

Bethesda, MD

Mid-Atlantic Epilepsy Sleep Center
Pavel Klein, MD
Coordinators: Ivana Tyrlikova, Lenka Goldman  

 

Ann Arbor, MI

University of Michigan
Simon Glynn, MD
Coordinators: Jamie Guyot, MSA, Braden DeWeese

Rochester, MN

Mayo Clinic Rochester
Greg Cascino, MD
Coordinator: Sherry Klingerman

Saint Paul, MN

Minnesota Epilepsy Group
Pat Penovich, MD
Coordinator: Jenny Pohlman

St Louis, MO

Washington University
Liu Lin Thio, MD
Coordinator: Marvin Petty

Livingston, NJ

St. Barnabas Medical Center
Andy Rodriguez, MD
Coordinator: Elaine DeCarlo   

New York, NY

Albert Einstein School of Medicine
Sheryl Haut, MD
Coordinator: Elan Shoulders

New York, NY

Columbia University
Dale Hesdorffer, PhD
Coordinators: Yokasta Tineo,

New York, NY

Mount Sinai Epilepsy Center
Madeline Fields, MD

New York, NY

New York University Medical Center
Ruben Kuzniecky, MD, Jacqueline French, MD
Coordinator: Rachel Hennessy

 

Charleston, SC

Medical University of South Carolina
John Halford, MD
Coordinator: Becky Hamrick

Nashville, TN

Vanderbilt University
Bassel Abou-Khalil, MD
Coordinator: Melissa Osborn, RN

Houston, TX

University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
Hope Omatola, MD

Melbourne, Australia

Austin Hospital
Sam Berkovic, MD
Coordinator:

Melbourne, Australia

St. Vincent’s Hospital
Mark Cook, MD  
Coordinator: Wade Kruger

Parkville VIC, Australia

Royal Melbourne Hospital
Terrence O'Brien, MD
Coordinator: Darren Germain, RN

Sydney, Australia

Prince of Wales Hospital, University of New South Wales
Ernest Somerville, MD
Coordinator: Jenine Murray

London, Ontario, Canada

University of Western Ontario
Jorge Burneo, MD
Coordinator: Suzan Brown

Dublin, Ireland

Beaumont Hospital
Peter Widdess-Walsh, MD

Kuopio, Finland

Kuopio University Hospital
Reeta Kalviainen, MD

Salzburg, Austria

Paracelsus Medical University
Eugen Trinka, MD