Long-term Lennox-Gastaut syndrome success using a modified-ketoge | 47892

Journal of Neurology & Neurophysiology

ISSN - 2155-9562

Long-term Lennox-Gastaut syndrome success using a modified-ketogenic diet with supplements

International Conference and Exhibition on Neurology & Therapeutics

May 14-16, 2012 Embassy Suites Las Vegas, USA

Robert Thiel

Accepted Abstracts: J Neurol Neurophysiol

Abstract :

Dr. Elkoussi is a professor of Pharmacology in Assiut University College of Medicine since 1984. He was the Department Chairman between 1996- 1999 and 2005-2007. Prof. Elkoussi obtained his PhD in 1972 and in 1982 and 1984 was granted postdoctoral fellowships in the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. From 1990 to 1994 he worked as a Senior Research Scientist in the Center for Drug Design and Delivery and Center for Drug Discovery, University of Florida and in 2002 obtained a Hubert Humphrey Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. Prof. Elkoussi has published over 50 manuscripts in international journals and presented several lectures and research work in more than 40 international scientific conferences

Biography :

Dr. Thiel completed his Ph.D in nutrition science from the Union Institute & University in 1993. He also has a Master of Science degree from the University of Southern California which he completed in 1982. He is the director of research, as well as the senior practicing clinical nutritionist, at Doctors? Research, Inc. He has published more than 50 papers in professional journals and has written or co-written seven books on health-related topics. The second edition of one of the seven books, Serious Nutrition: Incorporating Clinically Effective Nutrition Into Your Practice, was released in early 2012. For several years Dr. Thiel was Council on Immunology/Oncology/Hematology/Vitamins of the American College of Nutrition. Dr. Thiel is currently serving as an editorial review board member of the European Journal of Epilepsy and also recently served as a reviewer for the journal Molecular Genetics and Metabolism.