Dr Shekeeb Mohammad

MB BS, FRACP
Senior Lecturer
Paediatric Neurologist
Paediatrics & Child Health, Children's Hospital, Westmead

Telephone 02 9845 0000

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Biographical details

MBBS, MD Paediatrics, FRACP

Research interests

Paediatric Neurology

Movement disorders

Tourette Syndrome

Neuroimmunology

Autoimmune encephalitis

Teaching and supervision

Conjoint Lecturer with UNSW and UQ 2009-2013

Paediatrics, Paediatric Neurology, Movement disorders

Special interest in

- Gaps in teaching delivery at different stages of medical education

- Online Learning management systems and blended learning in Advanced paediatric training

Current projects

Advances in the understanding of autoimmune encephalitides and associated movement

disorders in children

Electroencephalography features in the diagnosis and prognosis of children with encephalitis

A practical diagnostic algorithm for clinical decision making in children with bilateral basal ganglia involvement

The role of immunomodulation in acute onset paediatric neuropsychiatric disorders

Associations

Australia and New Zealand Child Neurology society

Movement disorder Society of Australia

Movement disorders society

Royal Australasian College of Physicians

NSW Churchill Fellows' association

SMS Lifespan research Network

Awards and honours

2008 Major Amir Chand Gold Medal - PGIMER, Chandigarh India

2014 Winston Churchill Fellow

In the media

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/PM-to-confer-degrees-on-361-docs/articleshow/5187658.cms

http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/parramatta/dr-shekeeb-shymohammed-has-won-a-fellowship-to-study-in-the-uk/news-story/593aefc62ea639da4728109f597423e6

https://www.churchilltrust.com.au/media/fellows/Mohammad_S_Assessment_diagnosis_and_treatment_of_children_with_Basal_ganglia_disorders.pdf

International links

United Kingdom

(Evelina London Children's Hospital) Scoring systems for children with movement disorders

United Kingdom

(University College London) Genetic testing via next generation sequencing in paediatric movement disorders Bilateral basal ganglia changes on MRI in children - a pattern recognition study

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Pillai, S., Mohammad, S., Hacohen, Y., Tantsis, E., Prelog, K., Barnes, E., Gill, D., Lim, M., Brilot-Turville, F., Vincent, A., Dale, R. (2016). Postencephalitic epilepsy and drug-resistant epilepsy after infectious and antibody-associated encephalitis in childhood: Clinical and etiologic risk factors. Epilepsia, 57(1), e7-e11. [More Information]
  • Nosadini, M., Mohammad, S., Ramanathan, S., Brilot, F., Dale, R. (2015). Immune therapy in autoimmune encephalitis: a systematic review. Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics, 15(12), 1391-1419. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Wallace, G., Ramanathan, S., Brilot-Turville, F., Dale, R. (2014). Antipsychotic-induced akathisia and neuroleptic malignant syndrome in anti-NMDAR encephalitis. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 26(4), 297-298.
  • Ramanathan, S., Mohammad, S., Brilot-Turville, F., Dale, R. (2014). Autoimmune encephalitis: Recent updates and emerging challenges. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 21(5), 722-730. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Lau, C., Burke, C., McCallum, N., Robertson, D. (2014). Giant axonal neuropathy diagnosed on skin biopsy. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 21(5), 865-867. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Coman, D., Calvert, S. (2014). Glucose transporter 1 deficiency syndrome and hemiplegic migraines as a dominant presenting clinical feature. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 50(12), 1025-1026. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Sinclair, K., Pillai, S., Merheb, V., Aumann, T., Gill, D., Dale, R., Brilot-Turville, F. (2014). Herpes simplex encephalitis relapse with chorea is associated with autoantibodies to N-Methyl-D-aspartate receptor or dopamine-2 receptor. Movement Disorders, 29(1), 117-122. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Fung, V., Grattan-Smith, P., Gill, D., Pillai, S., Ramanathan, S., Brilot-Turville, F., Dale, R. (2014). Movement disorders in children with anti-NMDAR encephalitis and other autoimmune encephalopathies. Movement Disorders, 29(12), 1539-1542. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Ramanathan, S., Brilot-Turville, F., Dale, R. (2013). Autoantibody-Associated Movement Disorders. Neuropediatrics, 44(6), 336-345. [More Information]
  • Shekeeb Shabab, M., Kumar, P., Sharma, N., Narang, A., Prasad, R. (2008). Evaluation of oxidant and antioxidant status in term neonates: a plausible protective role of bilirubin. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, 317(1-2), 51-59. [More Information]
  • Singhi, P., Khandelwal, N., Mahajan, V., Shahab, S., Gupta, V. (2007). Stroke Following A Bicycle Injury. Indian Journal of Pediatrics, 74(9), 856-858.

2016

  • Pillai, S., Mohammad, S., Hacohen, Y., Tantsis, E., Prelog, K., Barnes, E., Gill, D., Lim, M., Brilot-Turville, F., Vincent, A., Dale, R. (2016). Postencephalitic epilepsy and drug-resistant epilepsy after infectious and antibody-associated encephalitis in childhood: Clinical and etiologic risk factors. Epilepsia, 57(1), e7-e11. [More Information]

2015

  • Nosadini, M., Mohammad, S., Ramanathan, S., Brilot, F., Dale, R. (2015). Immune therapy in autoimmune encephalitis: a systematic review. Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics, 15(12), 1391-1419. [More Information]

2014

  • Mohammad, S., Wallace, G., Ramanathan, S., Brilot-Turville, F., Dale, R. (2014). Antipsychotic-induced akathisia and neuroleptic malignant syndrome in anti-NMDAR encephalitis. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 26(4), 297-298.
  • Ramanathan, S., Mohammad, S., Brilot-Turville, F., Dale, R. (2014). Autoimmune encephalitis: Recent updates and emerging challenges. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 21(5), 722-730. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Lau, C., Burke, C., McCallum, N., Robertson, D. (2014). Giant axonal neuropathy diagnosed on skin biopsy. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 21(5), 865-867. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Coman, D., Calvert, S. (2014). Glucose transporter 1 deficiency syndrome and hemiplegic migraines as a dominant presenting clinical feature. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 50(12), 1025-1026. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Sinclair, K., Pillai, S., Merheb, V., Aumann, T., Gill, D., Dale, R., Brilot-Turville, F. (2014). Herpes simplex encephalitis relapse with chorea is associated with autoantibodies to N-Methyl-D-aspartate receptor or dopamine-2 receptor. Movement Disorders, 29(1), 117-122. [More Information]
  • Mohammad, S., Fung, V., Grattan-Smith, P., Gill, D., Pillai, S., Ramanathan, S., Brilot-Turville, F., Dale, R. (2014). Movement disorders in children with anti-NMDAR encephalitis and other autoimmune encephalopathies. Movement Disorders, 29(12), 1539-1542. [More Information]

2013

  • Mohammad, S., Ramanathan, S., Brilot-Turville, F., Dale, R. (2013). Autoantibody-Associated Movement Disorders. Neuropediatrics, 44(6), 336-345. [More Information]

2008

  • Shekeeb Shabab, M., Kumar, P., Sharma, N., Narang, A., Prasad, R. (2008). Evaluation of oxidant and antioxidant status in term neonates: a plausible protective role of bilirubin. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, 317(1-2), 51-59. [More Information]

2007

  • Singhi, P., Khandelwal, N., Mahajan, V., Shahab, S., Gupta, V. (2007). Stroke Following A Bicycle Injury. Indian Journal of Pediatrics, 74(9), 856-858.

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