Lori Billinghurst, MD, MSc, FRCP

Lori Billinghurst, MD, MSc, FRCP

Lori Billinghurst, MD, is a pediatric neurologist at 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 Assistant Professor of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Conditions Treated

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Epileptogenesis and neonatal stroke

Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis and functional outcome

Publications

Papers

2018

Patel AD, Berg AT, Billinghurst L, Fain D, Fecske E, Feyma T, Grinspan Z, Houtrow A, Kothare S, Kumar G, Lee E, Monduy M, Morita D, Szperka CL, Victorio MC, Yeh A, Buchhalter JR. Quality improvement in neurology: Child neurology quality measure set: Executive summary. Neurology 2018;90(2):67-73.

Bosenbark DD, Krivitzky L, Ichord R, Jastrzab L, Billinghurst L. Attention and executive functioning profiles in children following perinatal arterial ischemic stroke. Child Neuropsychology 2018;24(1):106-123.

2017

Bosenbark DD, Krivitzky L, Ichord R, Vossough A, Bhatia A, Jastrzab LE, Billinghurst L. Clinical Predictors of Attention and Executive Functioning Outcomes in Children After Perinatal Arterial Ischemic Stroke. Pediatric Neurology 2017;69:79-86.

Uohara MY, Beslow LA, Billinghurst L, Jones BM, Kessler SK, Licht DJ, Ichord RN. Incidence of Recurrence in Posterior Circulation Childhood Arterial Ischemic Stroke. JAMA Neurology 2017;74(3):316-323.

Petrov D, Uohara MY, Ichord R, Ali Z, Jastrzab L, Lang SS, Billinghurst L. Pediatric cerebral sinovenous thrombosis following cranial surgery. Child’s Nervous System 2017;33(3):491-497.

Billinghurst LL, Beslow LA, Abend NS, Uohara M, Jastrzab L, Licht DJ, Ichord RN. Incidence and predictors of epilepsy after pediatric arterial ischemic stroke. Neurology 2017; 88(7):630-637.

Binenbaum G, Reid JE, Rogers DL, Jensen AK, Billinghurst LL, Forbes BJ. Patterns of retinal hemorrhage associated with pediatric cerebral sinovenous thrombosis. Journal of AAPOS 2017;21(1):23-27.

2016

Richer L, Billinghurst L, Linsdell MA, Russell K, Vandermeer B, Crumley ET, Durec T, Klassen TP, Hartling L. Drugs for the acute treatment of migraine in children and adolescents. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2016;4:CD005220

Gmuca S, Boos MD, Treece A, Narula S, Billinghurst L, Bhatti T, Laje P, Perman MJ, Vossough A, Harding B, Burnham J, Banwell B. Degos disease mimicking primary vasculitis of the CNS. Neurology Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation 2016;3(2):e206.

2012

Steeves T, McKinlay BD, Gorman D, Billinghurst L, Day L, Carroll A, Dion Y, Doja A, Luscombe S, Sandor P, Pringsheim T. Canadian guidelines for the evidence-based treatment of tic disorders: behavioural therapy, deep brain stimulation, and transcranial magnetic stimulation. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry 2012;57(3):144-51.

Pringsheim T, Doja A, Gorman D, McKinlay D, Day L, Billinghurst L, Carroll A, Dion Y, Luscombe S, Steeves T, Sandor P. Canadian guidelines for the evidence-based treatment of tic disorders: pharmacotherapy. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry 2012;57(3):133-43.

van Eimeren VF, Billinghurst L, Askalan R, Laughlin S, Brandão LR, Williams S, Kahr WH. Cerebral sinus venous thrombosis in a child with hyperthyroidism. Pediatric Blood & Cancer 2012;58(1):107-8.

2010

Dlamini N, Billinghurst L, Kirkham FJ. Cerebral venous sinus (sinovenous) thrombosis in children. Neurosurgery Clinics of North America 2010;21(3):511-27.

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.