Steve Chung serves as a Professor of neurology and Epileptologist at the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, AZ, USA. He is also the Director of Clinical Epilepsy Research and Epilepsy Monitoring Unit at the same institution. Dr. Chung earned his Medical degree at the Northwestern University School of Medicine in Chicago, IL, USA. After graduating, he completed his Residency in neurology at the University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA. His Fellowships in clinical electrophysiology and epilepsy were also conducted at the same university. His honors and awards include American Academy of Neurology Education & Research Foundation Award, University of California Faculty Teaching Award, BNI Faculty Teaching Award, Best Doctors in America in 2006–2013, and American Academy of Neurology Teacher Award. Dr. Chung has been Principal Investigator for research projects concerning pharmacological treatment for epilepsy, cognitive neurophysiological effects of antiepileptic medications, effects of neuronal stimulation in epilepsy patients, and high-resolution electroencephalography as well as surgical treatment of seizures. He has authored or coauthored many articles on these and related topics, which are published in peer-reviewed scientific journals such as Neurology, Epilepsia, Epilepsy Research, Epilepsy and Behavior, Seizure, Clinical Neurophysiology, CNS Drugs, and Clinical Pharmacology. He has also conducted numerous invited lectures, presentations, and seminars in his field. He is a Member of the Association of University Professors of Neurology, the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, the American Academy of Neurology (FAAN), and the American Epilepsy Society.
Biography Updated on 15 January 2014