SHAROON QAISER, MBBS

Office Address

Department of Neurology 
University of Kentucky Medical Center
KY Clinic, J-401
Lexington, KY 40536-0284

Personal Statement

Dr. Sharoon Qaiser was raised in Pakistan and attended King Edward Medial College. As a medical student, Dr. Qaiser often wondered about the possibilities of the ever-changing field of neurology. He enjoys working with children and advocating for those who cannot advocate for themselves. After residency, Dr. Qaiser sees himself in the mission field, bringing care and compassion to those who need it most.  In his free time he likes reading books, with C.S. Lewis and Charles Spurgeon being his favorite writers. He likes listening to baroque and classic music. G.F. Handel is his favorite composer.

Medical School

2005, MBBS, King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan

Residency

2016 to present, Child Neurology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
2014 to 2016,  Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
2009 to 2014, Internal Medicine, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan
2006 to 2007, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
2005 to 2006, Surgery/General, Mayo Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan

Fellowship

2019-2020, Pediatric Headache, University of Cincinnatti 

Medical Licensure

Kentucky Medical License
PMDC, Pakistan

Hospital Privileges

University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center

Administrative Role & Committee Membership

2018-2019, Chief Resident, Child Neurology Residency, University of Kentucky, College of Medicine

Certifications

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology

Publications and Abstracts

  • “A 15 year-old with transient blurred vision and unusual speech” A case submission in Case of the month at Child Neurology Society case series. July 2016.
  • “Infant with constipation and poor feeding - A case of Infant Botulism”  A case submission  in case of the month at  Child Neurology Society case series May 2016.

Presentations

  • Commission Clinic: Sharing Experience of Five Decades. Presented at: 8th Annual Post Doctoral Poster presentation in College of Medicine at UK. 12/09/2015.
  • Commission Clinic: Five Decades of Excellence. Presented at Annual CNS Conference; DC Washington. 10/21/2015.
  • Raised ICP in Cryptococcal Meningitis: A Clinician Challenge. Presented at: Morning Report. 03/04/2015.
  • Cryptococcal Meningitis. Presented at: Combined Adult and Pediatric ID Conference. 10/14/2015.
  • “Time is Neuron” Status Epilepticus Protocol: An abstract presentation at the 46th Annual CNS conference Vancouver, B.C., 2016.

QI Projects and Protocols

  • Hand Out Tool: S-HAAND
  • Status Epilepticus Protocol: Time is Neuron
  • Peds Stroke Protocol

Awards

  • Award and Plaque presentation for inpatient headache protocol and research proposal by Child, Awarded 02/08/2018
  • International Headache Academy (IHA) Travel Award Jan 2018 at University of California, Awarded 01/23/2018
  • Frontier of Headache Scientific Research Annual Award at 59Th annual AHS conference 2017, Awarded 07/10/2017
  • NIH Award at International Society of Neurogastronomy symposium 2016: Travel award, Awarded 03/15/2016
  • Award and plaque presentation by American Academy of Pediatrics / CNS at CNS annual 44th, Awarded 10/12/2016

Presentations

  • Comission Clinic : Sharing Experiecne of Five Decades. Presented at: 8th Annual Post Doctoral Posterpresentation in College of Medicine at UK. 12/09/2015.
  • Comission Clinic : Five Decades of Excellence. Presented at Annual CNS Conferense; DC Washington, 10/21/2015.
  • Raised ICP in Cryptococcal Meningitis : A Clinician Challange. Presented at: Morning Report. 03/04/2015.
  • Cryptococcal Meningitis . Presented at: Combined Adult and Pediatric ID Conference. 10/14/2015.
  • Status Migranosus. 02/02/2018.
  • Epilepsy Syndrome in Pediatric Population. 03/08/2017.
  • Pro Debate on Neuromodulators for Primary Headahce Disorder. LA, California. 01/23/2018.
  • Dr Kapoor , Sidharth. Warning and a Seizure : Epilepsy with Migraine. Presented at: Neurology Grand Rounds, 11/21/2017.
  • Dr Donita Lightner. Pediatric Stroke Protocol. Presented at: Neurology grand Rounds. 01/09/2018.
  • NA. Epilepsy with Migraine. Presented at Child Neurology Expert Group Symposium; Peshawer, Pakistan, 02/13/2018.

Publications

  • Sharoon Qaiser. Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis. Etiology and Pathogenesis:. In: Omar Hatim and Joshua Chalky,., Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis. NY: Nova Publishers; 2018: 50-59.
  • Sharoon Qaiser , Donita Lightner. Brain tumors. In: Dong Y Han. Clinical Essentials for Neurotrauma and rehabilitation professionals. NY, NY: Springer; 2016: 80-88.
  • Ana Albuja , Sharoon Qaiser ( et al ). Surfer's Myelopathy. Brain and Spinal Cord. 2016; - (-) : -.

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