Lori Billinghurst, MD, MSc, FRCP

Lori Billinghurst, MD, is a pediatric neurologist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Neurocritical care, General Neurology, Headaches, Pediatric stroke
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Queen’s University, School of Medicine, Kingston, Ontario

    Residency

    Pediatrics - University of Alberta, Stollery Children’s Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta
    Pediatric Neurology - University of Alberta, Stollery Children’s Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta

    Fellowship

    Children’s Stroke Program - Hospital for Sick Children - Toronto, Ontario

    Board Certification

    Pediatric Neurology
    Pediatrics

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

    Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Research Interests

    Epileptogenesis and neonatal stroke
    Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis and functional outcome

  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters
    2014

    Billinghurst L, Beslow L.: Chapter 34: What can I tell a parent to expect about the recovery from perinatal onset arterial ischemic stroke? How about a childhood onset arterial ischemic stroke?. Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Neurology: 49 Clinical Questions Licht D, Ryan N. (eds.). Slack Incorporated, 2014. 

    Billinghurst L, Beslow L.: Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine, 2nd Ed. Zaoutis, L. (eds.). McGraw-Hill Education, 2014. 

    Posters and Presentations

    2014

    Ichord R, Gupta N, Uohara M, Billinghurst L, Licht D, Beslow L.: Epilepsy following perinatal stroke: A prospective cohort study. Presenting author, Oral Platform, Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC 2014. 

    Ichord R, Gupta N, Uohara M, Billinghurst L, Licht D, Ichord R.: Incidence of epilepsy following perinatal stroke: A prospective cohort study. Oral platform, American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA 2014. 

    Billinghurst L, Uohara M, Licht D, Ichord R.: Functional outcome after perinatal cerebral sinovenous thrombosis: A prospective cohort study. Presenting author, Oral platform, American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA 2014. 

    Ichord R, Gupta N, Uohara M, Billinghurst L, Licht D, Beslow L.: Epilepsy following perinatal stroke: A prospective cohort study. Presenting author, Oral Platform, Eastern Society for Pediatric Research, Philadelphia, PA 2014.