Manjari Tripathi

Summary

Affiliation: All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Location: Delhi, India
URL: http://www.aiims.edu/aiims/departments/spcenter/nsc/neurology/manjari-t.htm
Summary:
Dr Manjari completed her training in Neurology at NIMHANS, Bangalore in the year 1996. Worked as Faculty in the Department of Neurology at St Johns Medical College Bangalore 1997-1998. She joined AIIMS as Assistant Professor Neurology in 1998. She was awarded the NIH- FELLOWSHIP in EPILEPSY at the prestigious University College of Los Angeles – USA under the mentorship of Prof J Engel (Chairman, Seizure Disorder center, UCLA) from 2005-06. She was awarded the Penry Minifellowship of The Wake Forest University in 2006, she is an Alumni of the San Servolo Summer School of Epilepsy, 2003. She did a rotation in Sleep medicine under the supervision of Prof Frica Yan Go (UCLA) April 2006 and was further awarded the American Academy of Sleep medicine (2008) International scholarship for sleep training at Northwestern University Chicago (USA) under the mentorship of Program Director Dr Phyllis Zee. She completed the NIH course on Principles and Practice of clinical research in fall of 2005. She observed functioning of Dementia clinic with Prof M Mesulam Northwestern University, Chicago, USA in 2002. She is a member of Professional societies like American Academy of Neurology, Indian Epilepsy Society and Association, 10/66 Dementia research group, National Epilepsy and disability workgroup. She is the secretary of the tropical subsection of the Indian Academy of Neurology. Executive member of the Indian Society of Sleep Research, Alzheimers society of India, and American Academy of Sleep Medicine. She is a faculty of 1000 with the International league against epilepsy http://www.ilae-epilepsy.org/biosketch/index.cfm. She is a task force person for Chronic disease biology and stem cell research in the (Department of Biotechnology (DBT ). She is an Executive member of the Indian Epilepsy Society. She has numerous research publications in epilepsy, dementia, multiple sclerosis, headache etc. She has research projects in Epilepsy and dementia and guides residents in Neurology and PhD students with there thesis and research work. Her main areas of interest are Epilepsy especially Intractable epilepsies, Women with epilepsy and functional neuroimaging in Epilepsy. She is also interested in the use and programming of implantable devices in epilepsy, spasticity and pain. Her other areas of interest are Cognitive disorders specially Dementias; Childhood acquired aphasias, Sleep medicine and Multiple sclerosis and tropical neurology. She is an integral part of the comprehensive epilepsy care program and runs the intractable epilepsy clinic. She started two new procedures for epilepsy surgery in AIIMS - Hemispherotomy and Phase two evaluation with depth and grids which were hitherto not performed at AIIMS for benefit of patients with difficulty to treat epilepsy. She is the course director for the biannual IES- EEG and EPILEPSY workshops at AIIMS which are available on http://www.aiims.ac.in/aiims/events/eegepilepsyaiims.htm. She has delivered guest lectures at various National and International epilepsy conferences. She is the task force person for Intractable Epilepsy and Disability in India. She is reviewer of various National and International Journals and recipient of Numerous Young Investigator Awards and Scholarships of the AAN. She organized the Current Trends in Epilepsy - an International Symposium in November 2006 and organizes Epilepsy awareness days on the occasion of National Epilepsy day on Nov 17th. She has written in Hindi and English patient care booklets for epilepsy and dementia. She is the core member of the formulation of epilepsy treatment guidelines in India the GEMIND. These are available on the following link. http://www.epilepsyindia.org/gemind-main.htm and at
http://www.ilae-epilepsy.org/visitors/initiatives/GEMINDbook.cfm. Through the GEMIND she is actively involved in teaching physicians and specialists about diagnosis and management of epilepsy. She has introduced dos and don’ts of epilepsy in the CBSE Health manual curriculum. She is also involved in training courses at AIIMS for dos and don’ts of epilepsy when seen by bystanders.
Grants:
Center of Excellence for research in difficult to control epilepsy- DBT, India

CO-PI (India)- ROSE Trial - NIH

SAVE- Sleep apnoea vascular endpoints study, Monash university, Australia, Multicentric.

Various ICMR, DST, DBT projects
Publications:
Textbooks:

1. Behari M, Tripathi M, Verma A. Fungal infections of the nervous system. NEUROLOGY IN CLINICAL PRACTICE,
4TH EDITION, Bradley, Daroff, Fenichel, and Jankovic, Eds Vol 2 , 1545-1555.
2. Tripathi M. Jain S, Presurgical evaluation in Epilepsy surgery. Behaivioral aspects of Epilepsy: Principals and practice. 1st edition,
Schachter SC, Holmes GL, Nolst Trenité DK, 2007, 297-305.
3. Tripathi M, Sureshbabu Sachin, International neurology- A Clinical Approach-Edited by Robert P Lisak, Daniel D Truong,
William M Caroll, Roongroj Bhidayasiri Wiley Blackwell, 2009, Chapter 85, Nematodes, 300-302.
Many more

Journals:

1. Tripathi M, Garg A, Gaikwad S, Bal CS, Chitra S, Prasad K, Dash HH, Sharma BS, Chandra PS, Intra-operative electrocorticography in lessional Epilepsy. Epilepsy Res 2010


2. Tripathi M, Vibha D, Choudhary N, Prasad K, Srivastava MV, Bhatia R, Chandra SP, Management of refractory status epilectus at a tertiary care center in a developing country. Seizure . 2010.
3. Chandra PS, Bal C, Garg A, Gaikwad S, Prasad K, Sharma BS, Sarkar C, Singh MB, Padma VM, Tripathi M. Surgery for medically intractable epilepsy due to postinfectious etiologies. Epilepsia. 2010.
4. Thapa A, Chandra SP, Sinha S, Sreenivas V, Sharma BS, Tripathi M. Post - traumatic seizures-A prospective study from a tertiary level trauma center in a developing country . Seizures. 2010.


5. Tripathi M, Singh MS, Padma MV, Gaikwad S, Bal CS, ET Tripathi M, Sarkar C, Gupta A, Shukla G, Singh VP, Jain S, Sharma BS, Chandra PS.Surgical outcome of cortical dysplasias presenting with chronic intractable epilepsy: a 10-year experience. Neurol India. 2008 ;56(2):138-43.

6. Mukherjee S, Tripathi M, Chandra PS, Yadav R, Choudhary N, et al. Cardiovascular autonomic functions in well-controlled and intractable partial epilepsies. Epilepsy Res. 2009 ;85(2-3):261-9.

7. Sachin S, Padma MV, Bhatia R, Prasad K, Tripathi M. Psychosocial impact of epilepsy in women of childbearing age in India. Epileptic Disord. 2008 ;10(4):282-9.

8. Chandra PS, Padma MV, Chandreshekar B, Sarkar C, Tripathi M. Hemispherotomy for intractable epilepsy. Neurol India. 2008 ;56(2):127-32.

9. Kalaria RN, Maestre GE, Arizaga R, Friedland RP, Galasko D, et al World Federation of Neurology Dementia Research Group. Alzheimers disease and vascular dementia in developing countries: prevalence, management, and risk factors. Lancet Neurol. 2008 Sep;7(9):812-26. Review. Erratum in: Lancet Neurol. 2008 Oct;7(10):867.

10. Tripathi M, Jain S. Genetics in epilepsy: transcultural perspectives. Epilepsia. 2003;44 Suppl 1:12-6.


11. Tripathi M, Sheshadri S, Padma MV, Jain S, Meheshwari MC, Behari M. Serum cobalamin levels in dementias. Neurol India. 2001 Sep;49(3):284-6.


12. Kumar A, Tripathi M, Pandey RM, Ramakrishnan L, Srinivas M, Luthra K. Apolipoprotein E in temporal lobe epilepsy: a case- control study. Dis Markers. 2006;22(5-6):335-42.


13. Panda S, Tripathi M Clinical profile of migraineurs in a referral centre in India. J Assoc Physicians India. 2005 Feb;53:111-5.


14. Sanyal SK, Chandra PS, Gupta S, Tripathi M, Singh VP, Jain S, Padma MV, Mehta VS. Memory and intelligence outcome following surgery for intractable temporal lobe epilepsy: relationship to seizure outcome and evaluation using a customized neuropsychological battery. Epilepsy Behav. 2005 Mar;6(2):147-55.


15. Jain S, Bhatia M, Tripathi M, Srivastava A, Padma MV, Pandey RM. Seizures among families of Indian probands with different epileptic syndromes. Acta Neurol Scand. 2004 Jul;110(1):27-38.


16. Pradeep Kumar VG, Bhatia M, Tripathi M, Srivastava AK, Jain S. Obstructive sleep apnoea: a case-control study. Neurol India. 2003 Dec;51(4):497-9.


17. Luthra K, Tripathi M, Grover R, Dwivedi M, Kumar A, Dey AB. apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism in Indian patients with Alzheimers disease and vascular dementia. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord. 2004;17(3):132-5. Epub 2004 Jan 20.


18. Kumar VG, Bhatia M, Tripathi M, Srivastava AK, Jain S. Restless legs syndrome: diagnosis and treatment.J Assoc Physicians India. 2003 Aug;51:782-3.


19. Krishnan PR, Tripathi M, Jain S. Seizure worsening with topiramate amongst Indians with refractory epilepsy. Eur J Neurol. 2003 Sep;10(5):515-9.


20. Jain S, Tripathi M, Srivastava AK, Narula A. Phenotypic analysis of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy in Indian families. Acta Neurol Scand. 2003 May;107(5) :356-62.

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Serum cobalamin levels in dementias
    M Tripathi
    Department of Neurology, C N Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Neurol India 49:284-6. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Post-traumatic seizures-A prospective study from a tertiary level trauma center in a developing country
    Amit Thapa
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Seizure 19:211-6. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Cardiovascular autonomic functions in well-controlled and intractable partial epilepsies
    Shalini Mukherjee
    Dept of Neurology, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX, United States shalini
    Epilepsy Res 85:261-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Psychosocial impact of epilepsy in women of childbearing age in India
    Sureshbabu Sachin
    Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Epileptic Disord 10:282-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcome of cortical dysplasias presenting with chronic intractable epilepsy: a 10-year experience
    Manjari Tripathi
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, New Delhi, India
    Neurol India 56:138-43. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Hemispherotomy for intractable epilepsy
    Poodipedi Sarat Chandra
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Neurol India 56:127-32. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E in temporal lobe epilepsy: a case-control study
    Amit Kumar
    Department of Biochemistry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Dis Markers 22:335-42. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical profile of migraineurs in a referral centre in India
    Samhita Panda
    Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 53:111-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Memory and intelligence outcome following surgery for intractable temporal lobe epilepsy: relationship to seizure outcome and evaluation using a customized neuropsychological battery
    Sujoy K Sanyal
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Epilepsy Behav 6:147-55. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Seizures among families of Indian probands with different epileptic syndromes
    S Jain
    Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Acta Neurol Scand 110:27-38. 2004

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Serum cobalamin levels in dementias
    M Tripathi
    Department of Neurology, C N Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Neurol India 49:284-6. 2001
    ..05). The aetiopathogenesis and significance of these findings is discussed and the literature is reviewed...
  2. doi request reprint Post-traumatic seizures-A prospective study from a tertiary level trauma center in a developing country
    Amit Thapa
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Seizure 19:211-6. 2010
    ..No large studies till date are available from India on post-traumatic seizures (PTS)...
  3. doi request reprint Cardiovascular autonomic functions in well-controlled and intractable partial epilepsies
    Shalini Mukherjee
    Dept of Neurology, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX, United States shalini
    Epilepsy Res 85:261-9. 2009
    ..Well-controlled (WcE) and intractable epilepsy (IE) subjects may present different autonomic profiles, which can be helpful in explaining the predisposition of the latter to SUDEP...
  4. doi request reprint Psychosocial impact of epilepsy in women of childbearing age in India
    Sureshbabu Sachin
    Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Epileptic Disord 10:282-9. 2008
    ..Women with epilepsy rarely used constructive coping strategies, and this was found to contribute to their poor psychosocial status and adjustment within the family and society at large...
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcome of cortical dysplasias presenting with chronic intractable epilepsy: a 10-year experience
    Manjari Tripathi
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, New Delhi, India
    Neurol India 56:138-43. 2008
    ..There has been sparse description of cortical dysplasias (CDs) causing intractable epilepsy from India...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hemispherotomy for intractable epilepsy
    Poodipedi Sarat Chandra
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Neurol India 56:127-32. 2008
    ..Hemispherotomy is a surgical procedure for hemispheric disconnection. It is a technically demanding surgery. Our experience is presented here...
  7. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E in temporal lobe epilepsy: a case-control study
    Amit Kumar
    Department of Biochemistry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Dis Markers 22:335-42. 2006
    ..Status of plasma levels of Apo E in epilepsy patients has not been reported till date...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical profile of migraineurs in a referral centre in India
    Samhita Panda
    Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
    J Assoc Physicians India 53:111-5. 2005
    ..Though the precise etiopathogenesis of migraine is still not completely understood, there are various studies speculating on the role of different genetic loci and various patterns of inheritance...
  9. ncbi request reprint Memory and intelligence outcome following surgery for intractable temporal lobe epilepsy: relationship to seizure outcome and evaluation using a customized neuropsychological battery
    Sujoy K Sanyal
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Epilepsy Behav 6:147-55. 2005
    ..The same finding was not observed in patients undergoing left temporal surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint Seizures among families of Indian probands with different epileptic syndromes
    S Jain
    Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Acta Neurol Scand 110:27-38. 2004
    ..To investigate the contribution of hereditary factors in the causation of different epilepsy syndromes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea: a case-control study
    V G Pradeep Kumar
    Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Neurol India 51:497-9. 2003
    ..Though the gold standard for diagnosis is overnight polysomnography (PSG), sleep questionnaires have also been used to diagnose this with good predictive value...
  12. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome: diagnosis and treatment
    V G P Kumar
    Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    J Assoc Physicians India 51:782-3. 2003
    ..To describe clinical, biochemical and electrophysiological profile in Indian patients with Restless Legs Syndrome...
  13. ncbi request reprint Seizure worsening with topiramate amongst Indians with refractory epilepsy
    P R Krishnan
    Department of Neurology, Neurosciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Eur J Neurol 10:515-9. 2003
    ..6%) had initial improvement followed by 'apparent' seizure worsening. Initial seizure worsening was noted to be significantly more in females when compared with males who worsened after initial improvement (P = 0.05)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic analysis of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy in Indian families
    S Jain
    Department of Neurology, Neurosciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Acta Neurol Scand 107:356-62. 2003
    ..Phenotypic analysis of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) is presented to document the variations in disease expression...
  15. ncbi request reprint Genetics in epilepsy: transcultural perspectives
    M Tripathi
    Department of Neurology, Neurosciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Epilepsia 44:12-6. 2003
    ..The overall impact of these genetic discoveries across different populations and cultures will perhaps be beneficial to improving the lives of the millions affected by these diverse but common brain disorders...
  16. doi request reprint Surgery for medically intractable epilepsy due to postinfectious etiologies
    P S Chandra
    Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Epilepsia 51:1097-100. 2010
    ..Hippocampal sclerosis was seen in nine cases (4 neurocysticercosis) and this occurred in younger persons as compared to neocortical epilepsies. Good outcome (Engel class I and II) was seen in 23 of 28 cases (Engel class I in 17)...