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Academic Title: Herman and Faye Sarkowsky Endowed Chair Professor, Neurology and Pediatrics

Dr. Sidney M. Gospe, Jr. is the Head of the Division of Neurology at Children's and holds the Herman and Faye Sarkowsky Endowed Chair in Child Neurology at the University of Washington. He has over 25 years of experience in the evaluation and care o ... cont.

Featured Faculty


  • Seema Afridi, M.D. - Resident and Clinical Neurophysiology/Epilepsy Fellow
  • Christopher Beatty, MD - Resident
  • Stephanie Carapetian, MD - Resident
  • Ping-Ru Ko, MD - Resident
  • Sharon McDaniel, M.D. - Clinical Neurophysiology/Epilepsy Fellow
  • Jinfon Ong, M.D. - Resident
  • Catherine Otten, MD - Resident
  • Alexander Paciorkowski, MD - Research Fellow
  • Ilene Ruhoy, M.D., Ph.D. - Resident
  • Elisabeth Simard-Tremblay M.D. - Clinical Neurophysiology/Epilepsy Fellow
  • Hannah Tully, MD - Research Fellow
  • Joanna Wrede, M.D. - Resident

Team Member Spotlight

Pam Sligh, RN, CPN

Clinical nurse coordinator

When families receive a diagnosis of mitochondrial disease – which is complex, progressive and largely untreatable – my job is to listen and reassure, teach in increments and help them navigate the maze in which they find themselves. It’s incredibly rewarding to watch “my” families grow to understand their child’s disorder and gain confidence in their own caregiving abilities.

Academic Annual Report