Education and Training

Medical School

M.B.B.S (Commensurate with M.D. Degree), Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India


Internship, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka and Hindu Rao Hospital, New Delhi, India


Pediatrics Residency, Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

Child Neurology Residency, Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO


Mitochondrial Medicine Fellowship, Children’s hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Conditions Treated

Departments and Services


Posters and Presentations


Diagnostic yield of genetic testing in infants with hypotonia, Poster presentation at 16th International child neurology congress & 49th Annual child neurology society meeting, San diego, CA

Sharma S, Abdelmoity S, Ilyas M. Bradycardia: A Rare but Significant Side Effect of Oral Steroids in Patients With Epileptic Spasms [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 8]. Pediatr Neurol. 2020;112:2-4. doi:10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2020.07.005


A review of MOG antibody seropositive patients with encephalitis,Oral presentation at 13th Annual Missouri valley child neurology colloquium, Kansas City, MO


Case series of ATP1A2 related epileptic encephalopathy, Oral presentation at Research day, The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, MO


Evaluation of the cell-cell interaction and their role in metabolic status of hepatocytes in hepatotoxic conditions, Oral presentation at Undergraduate medical students’ regional research conference, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, India

Awards and Honors

2020, Outstanding Junior Member Award at the Joint 16th ICNC/49th Annual Child Neurology, Society Virtual Meeting. Awarded to four top-ranked abstracts received during the year from Junior Members enrolled in a three-year pediatric neurology or developmental pediatrics training program

Leadership and Memberships

2017-present, Child Neurology Society

2017-present, American Academy of Neurology

2015-present, American Academy of Pediatrics