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Matthew Kirschen MD, PhD

Matthew Kirschen MD, PhD

Pediatric Critical Care Fellow, Divisions of Neurology and Critical Care, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Dr. Kirschen is pediatric neurologist and is currently in fellowship training in pediatric critical care medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He received his medical degree and PhD in neuroscience from Stanford University. He completed his pediatrics residency at the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and his child neurology fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr Kirschen has been involved in neuroscience research for the past 15 years and has authored numerous journal articles and textbook chapters. He serves as a member of the American Academy of Neurology's Ethics, Law & Humanities Committee. His current research focuses include multi-modality neuromonitoring in the pediatric intensive care unit, biomarker detection after concussion and traumatic brain injury, and neuroprognostication after pediatric acute brain injury.