Amanda Sandoval Karamian, MD


Child Neurology Residency: Stanford

Pediatrics Residency: Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford

Medical School: Keck School of Medicine of USC

Undergraduate: Yale University (BS in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology)


Pediatric and Neonatal Epilepsy

Pediatric Movement Disorders

Medical Education

Integrative Medicine


In press: Sandoval Karamian, A, Wusthoff, C. Infectious Disease and Pharmacology: Neonatology Questions and Controversies, 1st edition. Chapter – Treatment of Neonatal Seizures. 

In press: Yang J, Sandoval Karamian A, Wusthoff C. SIBEN Neonatology. Chapter – Neonatal Seizures.

Stewart S, Sandoval Karamian A, Fishell A, et al. The Negative Interaction of Behavioral Problems on Quality of Life in a Pediatric Hispanic Epilepsy Cohort with Intellectual Disability. Poster presented at: Preventative Medicine 2016.

Florendo E, Sandoval A, Partikian A, Lane C. Significant impact of past trauma on behavioral problems and quality of life in a Hispanic pediatric cohort with epilepsy. Poster presented at: 67th Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society.

Ramirez A, Stewart S, Sandoval A, Partikian A. The Extent and Types of Behavioral Problems in an Urban Hispanic Pediatric Epilepsy Cohort. Poster presented at: 41st Annual Meeting of the Child Neurology Society.

Russell J, Huang J, Anand P, Kucera K, Sandoval A, et al. Biodegradation of Polyester Polyurethane by endophytic fungi. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011 Sep; 77(17): 6076-84.


Graduation with Highest Distinction, Keck School of Medicine

Graduation with Distinction in Research, Keck School of Medicine

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

AMWA Janet M Glasgow Achievement Certificate

American Academy of Neurology Minority Scholar

ARCS Foundation Research Scholar

George and Zelda Walker Trust Scholarship

Arnold P. Gold Foundation Research Fellowship

Yale College Dean’s Research Fellow