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We are dedicated to discovering the best ways to diagnose, treat and cure children with neurological disorders. Our doctors and scientists are internationally recognized leaders in their research fields. Their broad range of specialties include epilepsy, neurogenetics, neuromuscular disease/muscle disorders, neuro-oncology, craniopharyngioma, pediatric and neonatal stroke, hydrocephalus and spina bifida.
Focal cortical dysplasia is a common cause of treatment-resistant epilepsy in children. At Children's Hospital Colorado, however, researchers are homing in on focal cortical dysplasia treatment.
As part of the eXtraordinarY Babies Study, your child can help researchers identify early predictors of developmental and health outcomes associated with sex chromosome variations.
Our neurology and neurosurgery specialists have 100+ research studies, one-third of which are industry sponsored clinical trials. Our faculty have also been awarded grant funding by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Pediatric Epilepsy Research Foundation, the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), among others.
A few of our significant advancements include:
"We're the only consortium in North America doing work like this."
Todd Hankinson, MD
Pediatric Neurosurgeon; Quality Officer, NeurosurgeryLearn about Dr. Hankinson's research
Our team is committed to improving the lives of children with neurologic conditions and their families. That's why we're researching both common and rare neurological disorders and partnering with leading organizations throughout the world to improve our understanding and treatment of these disorders.
Our partnerships and consortiums include:
Learn more about the Neuroscience Institute.