Kapur, Jaideep

Jaideep Kapur

Jaideep Kapur

Primary Appointment

Eugene Meyer III Professor of Neuroscience, Neurology

Education

  • MBBS, Medicine, University of Delhi
  • PhD, Neuroscience, University of Virginia
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Eastern Virginia School of Medicine
  • Residency, Neurology, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Fellowship, Epilepsy/EEG, University of Michigan

Contact Information

Box 800394
Telephone: 924-5312
Email: jk8t@virginia.edu

Research Interests

Pathophysiology of Status Epilepticus; Plasticity of GABAergic Synaptic Transmission

Research Description

1) Mapping circuits that sustain prolonged seizures using genetically modified animals, clarity and imaging. 2) Role of AMPA receptor plasticity in seizure spread. 3) Progesterone modulation of seizures and hippocampal excitability. 4) Mechanisms and treatment of neonatal seizures.

Selected Publications