Giridhar Kalamangalam

Giridhar Kalamangalam, MD, DPhil

CHIEF & ASO PROF

Department: MD-NEUROLOGY-EPILEPSY
Business Phone: (352) 294-5188

About Giridhar Kalamangalam

Giridhar Kalamangalam, MD, DPhil, is a Wilder Family endowed professor and the Division Chief of Epilepsy at the UF College of Medicine. He was recruited by UF Health to his current position in September 2017.

Dr. Kalamangalam was born and raised in India, where he completed medical school at the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) in Puducherri. He was a Rhodes scholar to Oxford University, England, where he earned a master’s degree (MSc) in applied mathematics and a research doctorate (DPhil) in mathematical biology. He obtained clinical training in internal medicine by rotation in various hospitals in the British National Health Service and completed a general neurology residency at the Institute of Neurological Sciences, Glasgow. He was fellowship trained in epilepsy and EEG at Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Kalamangalam’s career has been devoted to the care patients with epilepsy and research in the science of, and around, epilepsy. His publications have appeared in multiple peer-reviewed journals, and his work has been funded by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke as well as the American Epilepsy Society, among others.

Accomplishments

Fellow
2017 · American Epilepsy Society
Top Doctor
2015-2016 · Houstonia magazine
Fellow
2013 · American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
Fellow
2011 · Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow)
Fellow
2011 · Royal College of Physicians (London)

Board Certifications

  • Completion of Training (Neurology)
    Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (UK)
  • Diplomate
    American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Membership
    Royal College of Physicians (UK)

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Neurology
Areas of Interest
  • Epilepsy – overview

Research Profile

Epilepsy imaging; cortical neurophysiology; brain dynamics

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-0178-4332

Areas of Interest
  • Integrative neuroscience
  • Neuroimaging Methods
  • Neurophysiology
  • Physico-mathematical models

Publications

2020 Neurosurgery Clinics of North America
2018 Journal of clinical neurophysiology : official publication of the American Electroencephalographic Society
2017 Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences
2016 Postgraduate Medical Journal
2012 Neurology
2012 Annals of the Indian Academy of Neurology
2009 Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology
2009 Annals of the Indian Academy of Neurology
2002 Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
2002 IMA Journal of Mathematics Applied in Medicine and Biology
2002 Archives of Neurology
2001 Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
2000 IMA Journal of Mathematics Applied in Medicine and Biology
1993 IMA Journal of Mathematics Applied in Medicine and Biology

Grants

Feb 2018 – Jun 2019
Advancing Diagnosis and Functional Localization in Focal Epilepsy with Oxygen-Enhanced MRI
NATL INST OF HLTH NINDS · Principal Investigator

Education

Epilepsy & EEG fellowship
2003-2004 · Cleveland Clinic
Residency – Neurology (CCT)
2000-2005 · Institute of Neurological Sciences, Glasgow
MRCP
1996-1998 · Royal College of Physicians (UK)
MSc; DPhil
1989-1995 · University of Oxford
Internship
1989 · JIPMER Hospital
MBBS (medical school)
1983-1989 · Jawaharlal Institute, India

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5188