Prof. Michael Freilinger specialized in pediatrics

Prof. Michael Freilinger

Associate Head Child Neurology, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria

Country Austria
Speciality Pediatrics
Subspeciality Pediatric Neurology
Experience 1994 years
Languages English and German

Prof. Freilinger is Associate Head Child Neurology, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria. He is an expert in child and adolescent neurology with almost 25 years of experience. He is also an active researcher in the field of pediatric neurology and a reviewer for a number of medical journals. His main research interests are movement disorders, Rett syndrome, neuromuscular disorders, and rare pediatric neurology diseases.

Areas of expertise: Epilepsy, Cerebral palsy, Cephalea, Hydrocephalus, Psychomotor retardation, Neuromuscular diseases, Movement and developmental disorders, Tic convulsions, Stereotypia and Ataxia

About

Prof. Freilinger graduated from Vienna Medical school in Austria in 1994. He took his residency program in pediatric neurology in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit at University of Vienna, Austria. Then he became pediatric neurology specialist in the Austrian medical association in 2004. In 2006, Prof. Freilinger became Consultant Child Neurology in Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine in Medical University Vienna. Now he is Associate Head of Child Neurology, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine with almost 25 years of experience. He is also an active researcher in the field of pediatric neurology and a reviewer for a number of medical journals. His main research interests are movement disorders, Rett syndrome, neuromuscular disorders, and rare pediatric neurology diseases.


Experiences and Positions

2007 - Today

Associate Head Child Neurology
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University Vienna, Austria

2006 - Today

Consultant Child Neurology
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University Vienna, Austria

2006 - 2007

Consultant Child Neurology
Pediatric Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, University of Vienna, Austria

2005 - 2006

Neurology Resident
Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, University of Vienna, Austria


Degrees and Certifications

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Medical University Vienna, Austria
2015

Specialist in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Austrian Medical Association, Austria
2006

Diploma in EEG
Austrian Medical Association (Österr Ärztekammer)
2006

Specialist in Pediatrics
Austrian Medical Association, Austria
2004

Doctor of Medicine
Medical University of Vienna, Austria
1994


Memberships

Member of:

  • European Pediatric Neurology Society (EPNS)
  • Movement Disorder Society
  • Austrian, German, and Swiss Society of Neuropediatrics (Gesellschaft für Neuropädiatrie, GNP)
  • Austrian Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
  • Austrian Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Austrian Society of Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Austrian Society of Epilepsy

Links

  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31031208
  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30913570
  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29181627
  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27514944
  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27459870
  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26849438

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