John Lawson

Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr John Lawson is a Conjoint Senior Lecturer with the School of Women’s & Children’s, UNSW Medicine.

Dr Lawson specialises in child neurology at Sydney Children’s Hospital.

Dr Lawson’s research focuses on enhancing the diagnosis and management of children with epilepsy and tuberous sclerosis.  Most recent publications have been concerned with imaging techniques in childhood epilepsy, the effect of epilepsy on quality of life and cognition, and targeted therapies in tuberous sclerosis complex.

Broad Research Areas:
Neurology, Paediatrics / Child Health

Qualifications:
BMed, Diploma of Paediatrics, FRACP, PhD

Society Memberships & Professional Activities:

  • Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Member of the Australian Association of Neurologists
  • Epilepsy Society of Australia
  • ANZ Child Neurology Study Group
  • Medical advisor to the Australian Tuberous Sclerosis Society

Specific Research Keywords:
Epidemiology, Epilepsy, Quality of Life Measurement, Tuberous Sclerosis, Child Health, Neuroimaging

Journal articles
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Jansen AC; Belousova E; Benedik MP; Carter T; Cottin V; Curatolo P; Dahlin M; D'Amato L; D'Augères GB; De Vries PJ; Ferreira JC; Feucht M; Fladrowski C; Hertzberg C; Jozwiak S; Lawson JA; Macaya A; Marques R; Nabbout R; O'Callaghan F; Qin J; Sander V; Sauter M; Shah S; Takahashi Y; Touraine R; Youroukos S; Zonnenberg B; Kingswood JC; Shinohara N; Horie S; Kubota M; Tohyama J; Imai K; Kaneda M; Kaneko H; Uchida Y; Kirino T; Endo S; Inoue Y; Uruno K; Serdaroglu A; Yapici Z; Anlar B; Altunbasak S; Lvova O; Belyaev OV; Agranovich O; Levitina EV; Maksimova YV; Karas A; Jiang Y; Zou L; Xu K; Zhang Y; Luan G; Zhang Y; Wang Y; Jin M; Ye D; Liao W; Zhou L; Liu J; Liao J; Yan B; Deng Y; Jiang L; Liu Z; Huang S; Li H; Kim K; Chen PL; Lee HF; Tsai JD; Chi CS; Huang CC; Riney K; Yates D; Kwan P; Likasitwattanakul S; Nabangchang C; Chomtho LTK; Katanyuwong K; Sriudomkajorn S; Wilmshurst J; Segel R; Gilboa T; Tzadok M; Fattal-Valevski A; Papathanasopoulos P; Papavasiliou AS; Giannakodimos S; Gatzonis S; Pavlou E; Tzoufi M; Vergeer AMH; Dhooghe M; Verhelst H; Roelens F; Nassogne MC, 2019, 'Clinical characteristics of subependymal giant cell astrocytoma in tuberous sclerosis complex', Frontiers in Neurology, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fneur.2019.00705
2019
Nabbout R; Belousova E; Benedik MP; Carter T; Cottin V; Curatolo P; Dahlin M; D´Amato L; d'Augères GB; de Vries PJ; Ferreira JC; Feucht M; Fladrowski C; Hertzberg C; Jozwiak S; Lawson JA; Macaya A; Marques R; O'Callaghan F; Qin J; Sander V; Sauter M; Shah S; Takahashi Y; Touraine R; Youroukos S; Zonnenberg B; Jansen A; Kingswood JC; Shinohara N; Horie S; Kubota M; Tohyama J; Imai K; Kaneda M; Kaneko H; Uchida Y; Endo S; Inoue Y; Uruno K; Serdaroglu A; Yapici Z; Anlar B; Altunbasak S; Lvova O; Valeryevich Belyaev O; Agranovich O; Vladislavovna Levitina E; Vladimirovna Maksimova Y; Karas A; Jiang Y; Zou L; Xu K; Zhang Y; Luan G; Zhang Y; Wang Y; Jin M; Ye D; Liao W; Zhou L; Liu J; Liao J; Yan B; Deng Y; Jiang L; Liu Z; Huang S; Li H; Kim K; Chen PL; Lee HF; Tsai JD; Chi CS; Huang CC; Riney K; Yates D; Kwan P; Likasitwattanakul S; Nabangchang C; Thampratankul Krisnachai Chomtho L; Katanyuwong K; Sriudomkajorn S; Wilmshurst J; Segel R; Gilboa T; Tzadok M; Fattal-Valevski A; Papathanasopoulos P; Syrigou Papavasiliou A; Giannakodimos S; Gatzonis S; Pavlou E; Tzoufi M; Dhooghe M; Verhelst H; Roelens F; Cecile Nassogne M; Defresne P; De Waele L, 2019, 'Epilepsy in tuberous sclerosis complex: Findings from the TOSCA Study', Epilepsia Open, vol. 4, pp. 73 - 84, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/epi4.12286
2019
Jansen AC; Belousova E; Benedik MP; Carter T; Cottin V; Curatolo P; D'Amato L; D'Augères GB; De Vries PJ; Ferreira JC; Feucht M; Fladrowski C; Hertzberg C; Jozwiak S; Lawson JA; MacAya A; Marques R; Nabbout R; O'Callaghan F; Qin J; Sander V; Sauter M; Shah S; Takahashi Y; Touraine R; Youroukos S; Zonnenberg B; Kingswood JC; Fladrowsk C; Shinohara N; Horie S; Kubota M; Tohyama J; Imai K; Kaneda M; Kaneko H; Uchida Y; Kirino T; Endo S; Inoue Y; Uruno K; Serdaroglu A; Yapici Z; Anlar B; Altunbasak S; Lvova O; Belyaev OV; Agranovich O; Levitina EV; Maksimova YV; Karas A; Jiang Y; Zou L; Xu K; Zhang Y; Luan G; Zhang Y; Wang Y; Jin M; Ye D; Liao W; Zhou L; Liu J; Liao J; Yan B; Deng Y; Jiang L; Liu Z; Huang S; Li H; Kim K; Chen PL; Lee HF; Tsai JD; Chi CS; Huang CC; Riney K; Yates D; Kwan P; Likasitwattanakul S; Nabangchang C; Krisnachai Chomtho LT; Katanyuwong K; Sriudomkajorn S; Wilmshurst J; Segel R; Gilboa T; Tzadok M; Fattal-Valevski A; Papathanasopoulos P; Papavasiliou AS; Giannakodimos S; Gatzonis S; Pavlou E; Tzoufi M; Vergeer AMH; Dhooghe M; Verhelst H; Roelens F; Nassogne MC, 2019, 'Newly diagnosed and growing subependymal giant cell astrocytoma in adults with tuberous sclerosis complex: Results from the International TOSCA Study', Frontiers in Neurology, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fneur.2019.00821
2019
Marques R; Belousova E; Benedik MP; Carter T; Cottin V; Curatolo P; Dahlin M; D’amato L; D’augères GB; de Vries PJ; Ferreira JC; Feucht M; Fladrowski C; Hertzberg C; Jozwiak S; Lawson JA; Macaya A; Nabbout R; O’callaghan F; Qin J; Sander V; Sauter M; Shah S; Takahashi Y; Touraine R; Youroukos S; Zonnenberg B; Kingswood JC; Jansen AC, 2019, 'Treatment patterns and use of resources in patients with tuberous sclerosis complex: Insights from the TOSCA registry', Frontiers in Neurology, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fneur.2019.01144
2019
Uppal P; Cardamone M; Webber C; Briggs N; Lawson JA, 2019, 'Management of status epilepticus in children prior to medical retrieval: Deviations from the guidelines', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, vol. 55, pp. 1458 - 1462, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.14448
2019
Kingswood JC; Belousova E; Benedik MP; Carter T; Cottin V; Curatolo P; Dahlin M; D'Amato L; D'Augères GB; De Vries PJ; Ferreira JC; Feucht M; Fladrowski C; Hertzberg C; Jozwiak S; Lawson JA; Macaya A; Marques R; Nabbout R; O'Callaghan F; Qin J; Sander V; Sauter M; Shah S; Takahashi Y; Touraine R; Youroukos S; Zonnenberg B; Jansen AC, 2019, 'Renal angiomyolipoma in patients with tuberous sclerosis complex: Findings from the TuberOus SClerosis registry to increase disease Awareness', Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, vol. 34, pp. 502 - 508, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfy063
2019
Marques R; Belousova E; Benedik MP; Carter T; Cottin V; Curatolo P; Dahlin M; D'Amato L; Beaure d'Augères G; de Vries PJ; Ferreira JC; Feucht M; Fladrowski C; Hertzberg C; Jansen AC; Jozwiak S; Kingswood JC; Lawson JA; Macaya A; O'Callaghan F; Qin J; Sander V; Sauter M; Shah S; Takahashi Y; Touraine R; Youroukos S; Zonnenberg B; Nabbout R, 2019, 'The TOSCA Registry for Tuberous Sclerosis—Lessons Learnt for Future Registry Development in Rare and Complex Diseases', Frontiers in Neurology, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fneur.2019.01182
2019
Stewart E; Catroppa C; Gonzalez L; Gill D; Webster R; Lawson J; Sabaz M; Mandalis A; Barton B; McLean S; Lah S, 2019, 'Theory of Mind and Social Competence in Children and Adolescents With Temporal Lobe Epilepsy', Neuropsychology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/neu0000543
2019
Stewart E; Catroppa C; Gonzalez L; Gill D; Webster R; Lawson J; Sabaz M; Mandalis A; Barton B; McLean S; Lah S, 2019, 'Facial emotion perception and social competence in children (8 to 16 years old) with genetic generalized epilepsy and temporal lobe epilepsy', Epilepsy and Behavior, vol. 100, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2019.04.054
2019
de Vries PJ; Franz DN; Curatolo P; Nabbout R; Neary M; Herbst F; Sully K; Brohan E; Bennett B; Lawson JA, 2018, 'Measuring health-related quality of life in Tuberous sclerosis complex - psychometric evaluation of three instruments in individuals with refractory epilepsy', Frontiers in Pharmacology, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2018.00964
2018
Chen KA; Farrar M; Cardamone M; Gill D; Smith R; Cowell CT; Truong L; Lawson JA, 2018, 'Cannabidiol for treating drug-resistant epilepsy in children: The New South Wales experience', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 209, pp. 217 - 221, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja18.00023
2018
Krueger DA; Capal JK; Curatolo P; Devinsky O; Ess K; Tzadok M; Koenig MK; Narayanan V; Ramos F; Jozwiak S; de Vries P; Jansen AC; Wong M; Mowat D; Lawson J; Bruns S; Franz DN, 2018, 'Short-term safety of mTOR inhibitors in infants and very young children with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC): Multicentre clinical experience', European Journal of Paediatric Neurology, vol. 22, pp. 1066 - 1073, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejpn.2018.06.007
2018
Lawson JA; Scheffer IE, 2018, 'Therapeutic use of medicinal cannabis in difficult to manage epilepsy', British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, vol. 84, pp. 2488 - 2490, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bcp.13711
2018
Chen KA; Farrar MA; Cardamone M; Lawson J, 2018, 'Cannabis for paediatric epilepsy: challenges and conundrums', The Medical journal of Australia, vol. 208, pp. 138 - 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja17.00699
2018
Franz DN; Lawson JA; Yapici Z; Ikeda H; Polster T; Nabbout R; Curatolo P; De Vries PJ; Dlugos DJ; Voi M; Fan J; Vaury A; Pelov D; French JA, 2018, 'Everolimus for treatment-refractory seizures in TSC: Extension of a randomized controlled trial', Neurology: Clinical Practice, vol. 8, pp. 412 - 420, http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/CPJ.0000000000000514
2018
Curatolo P; Franz DN; Lawson JA; Yapici Z; Ikeda H; Polster T; Nabbout R; de Vries PJ; Dlugos DJ; Fan J; Ridolfi A; Pelov D; Voi M; French JA, 2018, 'Adjunctive everolimus for children and adolescents with treatment-refractory seizures associated with tuberous sclerosis complex: post-hoc analysis of the phase 3 EXIST-3 trial', The Lancet Child and Adolescent Health, vol. 2, pp. 495 - 504, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2352-4642(18)30099-3
2018
Franz DN; Lawson JA; Yapici Z; Brandt C; Kohrman MH; Wong M; Milh M; Wiemer-Kruel A; Voi M; Coello N; Cheung W; Grosch K; French JA, 2018, 'Everolimus dosing recommendations for tuberous sclerosis complex–associated refractory seizures', Epilepsia, vol. 59, pp. 1188 - 1197, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/epi.14085
2018
de Vries PJ; Belousova E; Benedik MP; Carter T; Cottin V; Curatolo P; Dahlin M; D'Amato L; d'Augères GB; Ferreira JC; Feucht M; Fladrowski C; Hertzberg C; Jozwiak S; Kingswood JC; Lawson JA; Macaya A; Marques R; Nabbout R; O'Callaghan F; Qin J; Sander V; Sauter M; Shah S; Takahashi Y; Touraine R; Youroukos S; Zonnenberg B; Jansen AC, 2018, 'TSC-associated neuropsychiatric disorders (TAND): findings from the TOSCA natural history study', Orphanet journal of rare diseases, vol. 13, pp. 157, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13023-018-0901-8
2018
Palmer EE; Schofield D; Shrestha R; Kandula T; Macintosh R; Lawson JA; Andrews I; Sampaio H; Johnson AM; Farrar MA; Cardamone M; Mowat D; Elakis G; Lo W; Zhu Y; Ying K; Morris P; Tao J; Dias KR; Buckley M; Dinger ME; Cowley MJ; Roscioli T; Kirk EP; Bye A; Sachdev RK, 2018, 'Integrating exome sequencing into a diagnostic pathway for epileptic encephalopathy: Evidence of clinical utility and cost effectiveness', Molecular Genetics and Genomic Medicine, vol. 6, pp. 186 - 199, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mgg3.355
2018
Uppal P; Cardamone M; Lawson JA, 2018, 'Outcomes of deviation from treatment guidelines in status epilepticus: A systematic review', Seizure, vol. 58, pp. 147 - 153, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2018.04.005
2018
Stewart E; Catroppa C; Gill D; Webster R; Lawson J; Mandalis A; Sabaz M; Barton B; Lah S, 2018, 'Theory of Mind and social competence in children and adolescents with genetic generalised epilepsy (GGE): Relationships to epilepsy severity and anti-epileptic drugs', Seizure, vol. 60, pp. 96 - 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2018.06.015
2018
Von Spiczak S; Helbig KL; Shinde DN; Huether R; Pendziwiat M; Lourenço C; Nunes ME; Sarco DP; Kaplan RA; Dlugos DJ; Kirsch H; Slavotinek A; Cilio MR; Cervenka MC; Cohen JS; McClellan R; Fatemi A; Yuen A; Sagawa Y; Littlejohn R; McLean SD; Hernandez-Hernandez L; Maher B; Møller RS; Palmer E; Lawson JA; Campbell CA; Joshi CN; Kolbe DL; Hollingsworth G; Neubauer BA; Muhle H; Stephani U; Scheffer IE; Pena SDJ; Sisodiya SM; Helbig I, 2017, 'DNM1 encephalopathy', Neurology, vol. 89, pp. 385 - 394, http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000004152
2017
Chung CWT; Lawson JA; Sarkozy V; Riney K; Wargon O; Shand AW; Cooper S; King H; Kennedy SE; Mowat D, 2017, 'Early Detection of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: An Opportunity for Improved Neurodevelopmental Outcome', Pediatric Neurology, vol. 76, pp. 20 - 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2017.05.014
2017
Chan DL; Calder T; Lawson JL; Mowat D; Kennedy SE, 2017, 'The natural history of subependymal giant cell astrocytomas in tuberous sclerosis complex: a review.', Reviews in the Neurosciences, vol. 29, pp. 295 - 301, http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/revneuro-2017-0027
2017
Platzer K; Yuan H; Schütz H; Winschel A; Chen W; Hu C; Kusumoto H; Heyne HO; Helbig KL; Tang S; Willing MC; Tinkle BT; Adams DJ; Depienne C; Keren B; Mignot C; Frengen E; Strømme P; Biskup S; Döcker D; Strom TM; Mefford HC; Myers CT; Muir AM; LaCroix A; Sadleir L; Scheffer IE; Brilstra E; van Haelst MM; van der Smagt JJ; Bok LA; Møller RS; Jensen UB; Millichap JJ; Berg AT; Goldberg EM; De Bie I; Fox S; Major P; Jones JR; Zackai EH; Abou Jamra R; Rolfs A; Leventer RJ; Lawson JA; Roscioli T; Jansen FE; Ranza E; Korff CM; Lehesjoki AE; Courage C; Linnankivi T; Smith DR; Stanley C; Mintz M; McKnight D; Decker A; Tan WH; Tarnopolsky MA; Brady LI; Wolff M; Dondit L; Pedro HF; Parisotto SE; Jones KL; Patel AD; Franz DN; Vanzo R; Marco E; Ranells JD; Di Donato N; Dobyns WB; Laube B; Traynelis SF; Lemke JR, 2017, 'GRIN2B encephalopathy: Novel findings on phenotype, variant clustering, functional consequences and treatment aspects', Journal of Medical Genetics, vol. 54, pp. 460 - 470, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jmedgenet-2016-104509
2017
Xu Y; Hackett ML; Glozier N; Nikpour A; Bleasel A; Somerville E; Lawson J; Jan S; Hyde L; Todd L; Martiniuk A; Ireland C; Anderson CS, 2017, 'Frequency and predictors of psychological distress after a diagnosis of epilepsy: A community-based study', Epilepsy and Behavior, vol. 75, pp. 190 - 195, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2017.07.044
2017
Kingswood JC; D'Augères GB; Belousova E; Ferreira JC; Carter T; Castellana R; Cottin V; Curatolo P; Dahlin M; De Vries PJ; Feucht M; Fladrowski C; Gislimberti G; Hertzberg C; Jozwiak S; Lawson JA; Macaya A; Nabbout R; O'Callaghan F; Benedik MP; Qin J; Marques R; Sander V; Sauter M; Takahashi Y; Touraine R; Youroukos S; Zonnenberg B; Jansen AC, 2017, 'TuberOus SClerosis registry to increase disease Awareness (TOSCA) - Baseline data on 2093 patients', Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13023-016-0553-5
2017
Williams RE; Adams HR; Blohm M; Cohen-Pfeffer JL; de los Reyes E; Denecke J; Drago K; Fairhurst C; Frazier M; Guelbert N; Kiss S; Kofler A; Lawson JA; Lehwald L; Leung MA; Mikhaylova S; Mink JW; Nickel M; Shediac R; Sims K; Specchio N; Topcu M; von Löbbecke I; West A; Zernikow B; Schulz A, 2017, 'Management Strategies for CLN2 Disease', Pediatric Neurology, vol. 69, pp. 102 - 112, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2017.01.034
2017
Chang FCF; Westenberger A; Dale RC; Smith M; Pall HS; Perez-Dueñas B; Grattan-Smith P; Ouvrier RA; Mahant N; Hanna BC; Hunter M; Lawson JA; Max C; Sachdev R; Meyer E; Crimmins D; Pryor D; Morris JGL; Münchau A; Grozeva D; Carss KJ; Raymond L; Kurian MA; Klein C; Fung VSC, 2016, 'Phenotypic insights into ADCY5-associated disease', Movement Disorders, vol. 31, pp. 1033 - 1040, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mds.26598
2016
Johnson AM; Sugo E; Barreto D; Hiew CC; Lawson JA; Connolly AM; Somerville E; Hasic E; Bye AM; Cunningham AM, 2016, 'The Severity of Gliosis in Hippocampal Sclerosis Correlates with Pre-Operative Seizure Burden and Outcome After Temporal Lobectomy', Molecular Neurobiology, vol. 53, pp. 5446 - 5456, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12035-015-9465-y
2016
French JA; Lawson JA; Yapici Z; Ikeda H; Polster T; Nabbout R; Curatolo P; de Vries PJ; Dlugos DJ; Berkowitz N; Voi M; Peyrard S; Pelov D; Franz DN, 2016, 'Adjunctive everolimus therapy for treatment-resistant focal-onset seizures associated with tuberous sclerosis (EXIST-3): a phase 3, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study', The Lancet, vol. 388, pp. 2153 - 2163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31419-2
2016
Tantsis EM; Gill D; Griffiths L; Gupta S; Lawson J; Maksemous N; Ouvrier R; Riant F; Smith R; Troedson C; Webster R; Menezes MP, 2016, 'Eye movement disorders are an early manifestation of CACNA1A mutations in children', Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, vol. 58, pp. 639 - 644, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.13033
2016
Jenkins D; McCuaig C; Drolet BA; Siegel D; Adams S; Lawson JA; Wargon O, 2016, 'Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Associated with Vascular Anomalies or Overgrowth', Pediatric Dermatology, vol. 33, pp. 536 - 542, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pde.12946
2016
Wibisono C; Rowe N; Beavis E; Kepreotes H; Mackie FE; Lawson JA; Cardamone M, 2015, 'Ten-year single-center experience of the ketogenic diet: Factors influencing efficacy, tolerability, and compliance', Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 166, pp. 1030 - 1036.e1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.12.018
2015
Bowes E; Levy F; Lawson J; Mandalis A; Mohan A; Weickert CS, 2015, 'Anti-N-methyl-D-Aspartate encephalitis - a case study of symptomatic progression', Australasian Psychiatry, vol. 23, pp. 422 - 425, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1039856215588229
2015
Connolly AM; Beavis E; Mugica-Cox B; Bye AME; Lawson JA, 2015, 'Exploring carer perceptions of training in out-of-hospital use of buccal midazolam for emergency management of seizures (2008-2012)', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, vol. 51, pp. 704 - 707, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.12811
2015
Cardamone M; Flanagan D; Mowat D; Kennedy SE; Chopra M; Lawson JA, 2014, 'Mammalian target of rapamycin inhibitors for intractable epilepsy and subependymal giant cell astrocytomas in tuberous sclerosis complex', Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 164, pp. 1195 - 1200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2013.12.053
2014
Johnson AM; Sugo E; Barreto D; Cunningham AM; Hiew CC; Lawson JA; Somerville ER; Connolly AM; Bye AME, 2014, 'Clinicopathological associations in temporal lobe epilepsy patients utilising the current ILAE focal cortical dysplasia classification', Epilepsy Research, vol. 108, pp. 1345 - 1351, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2014.06.013
2014
Johnson AM; Sugo E; Barreto D; Cunningham AM; Hiew CC; Lawson JA; Somerville ER; Connolly AM; Bye AME, 2014, 'Response to "About Focal Cortical Dysplasia (FCD) type IIIa"', Epilepsy Research, vol. 108, pp. 1958 - 1959, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2014.09.027
2014
Lawson JA; Chan CF; Chi CS; Fan PC; Kim HD; Kim KJ; Likasitwatanakul S; Ortiz M; Riney K; Tay SKH; Tham CK, 2014, 'Managing tuberous sclerosis in the Asia-Pacific region: Refining practice and the role of targeted therapy', Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, vol. 21, pp. 1180 - 1187, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2013.06.029
2014
Johnson AM; Dale RC; Wienholt L; Hadjivassiliou M; Aeschlimann D; Lawson JA, 2013, 'Coeliac disease, epilepsy, and cerebral calcifications: Association with TG6 autoantibodies', Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, vol. 55, pp. 90 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8749.2012.04369.x
2013
Cohen SA; Lawson JA; Graudins LV; Pearson S; Gazarian M, 2012, 'Changes in Anticonvulsant Prescribing for Australian Children: Implications for Quality use of medicines', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 1–13), vol. 48, pp. 490 - 495, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1754.2011.02223.x
2012
Kamien BA; Cardamone DM; Lawson JA; Sachdev RR, 2012, 'A genetic diagnostic approach to infantile epileptic encephalopathies', Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, vol. 19, pp. 934 - 941, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2012.01.017
2012
Chopra M; Lawson JA; Wilson M; Kennedy SE; Taylor PJ; Buckley M; Wargon O; Parasivam G; Camphausen CK; Yates D; Mowat DR, 2011, 'An Australian tuberous sclerosis cohort: Are surveillance guidelines being met?', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, vol. 47, pp. 711 - 716, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1754.2011.02038.x
2011
Frizzell C; Connolly AM; Beavis E; Lawson JA; Bye AM, 2010, 'Personalised epilepsy education intervention for adolescents and impact on knowledge acquisition and psychosocial function', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 1–13), vol. 47, pp. 271 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1754.2010.01952.x
2010
Bye AM; Connolly AM; Farrar MA; Lawson JA; Lonergan A, 2009, 'Teaching paediatric epilepsy to medical students: A randomised crossover trial', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 1–13), vol. 45, pp. 727 - 730, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1754.2009.01602.x
2009
Sammons V; Jacobson E; Lawson JA, 2009, 'Resolution of hydrocephalus-associated sensorineural hearing loss after insertion of ventriculoperitoneal shunt: Case report', Journal of Neurosurgery-Pediatrics, vol. 4, pp. 394 - 396, http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2009.4.PEDS09103
2009
Bruggemann JM; Wilke M; Som SS; Bye AM; Bleasel AF; Lawson JA, 2009, 'Voxel-based morphometry in the detection of dysplasia and neoplasia in childhood epilepsy: Limitations of grey matter analysis', Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, vol. 16, pp. 780 - 785, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2008.08.025
2009
Farrar MA; Connolly AM; Lawson JS; Burgess AJ; Lonergan A; Bye AM, 2008, 'Teaching doctors how to diagnose paroxysmal events: a comparison of two educational methods', Medical Education, vol. 42, pp. 909 - 914, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2923.2008.03146.x
2008
Northcott E; Connolly AM; Berroya A; McIntyre J; Christie J; Taylor AJ; Bleasel AF; Lawson JA; Bye AM, 2007, 'Memory and phonological awareness in children with Benign Rolandic Epilepsy compared to a matched control group', Epilepsy Research, vol. 75, pp. 57 - 62, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2007.04.004
2007
Bruggemann JM; Wilke M; Som SS; Bye AM; Bleasel AF; Lawson JA, 2007, 'Voxel-based morphometry in the detection of dysplasia and neoplasia in childhood epilepsy: Combined grey/white matter analysis augments detection', Epilepsy Research, vol. 77, pp. 93 - 101, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2007.09.004
2007
Northcott E; Connolly AM; McIntyre J; Christie J; Berroya A; Taylor AJ; Batchelor J; Aaron G; Soe S; Bleasel AF; Lawson JA; Bye AM, 2006, 'Longitudinal assessment of neuropsychologic and language function in children with benign Rolandic epilepsy', Journal of Child Neurology, vol. 21, pp. 518 - 522, http://dx.doi.org/10.2310/7010.2006.00138
2006
Connolly AM; Northcott E; Cairns D; McIntyre J; Christie J; Berroya A; Lawson JA; Bleasel AF; Bye AM, 2006, 'Quality of life of children with benign rolandic epilepsy', Pediatric Neurology, vol. 35, pp. 240 - 245, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2006.03.012
2006
Sabaz M; Lawson JA; Cairns DR; Duchowny MS; Resnick TJ; Dean PM; Bleasel AF; Bye AM, 2006, 'The impact of epilepsy surgery on quality of life in children', Neurology, vol. 66, pp. 557 - 561, http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/01.wnl.0000197788.38783.09
2006
Lawson JA; Birchansky S; Pacheco E; Jayakar P; Resnick TJ; Dean PM; Duchouny M, 2005, 'Distinct Clinicopathological subtypes of cortical dysplasia of Taylor', Neurology, vol. 64, pp. 55 - 61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/01.WNL.0000148647.55705.A3
2005
Lawson JA; Sabaz M; Cairns DR; Duchowny MS; Resnick TJ; Dean PM; Bleasel AF; Bye AM, 2005, 'The impact of epilepsy surgery on quality of life in children: A prospective study', Epilepsia, vol. 46, pp. 249 - 250, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000232540101117&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2005
Northcott E; Connolly AM; Berroya A; Sabaz M; McIntyre J; Christie J; Taylor AJ; Batchelor J; Bleasel AF; Lawson JA; Bye AM, 2005, 'The neuropsychological and language profile of children with benign rolandic epilepsy', Epilepsia, vol. 46, pp. 924 - 930, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1167.2005.62304.x
2005
Northcott E; Connolly AM; Berroya A; Batchelor J; Taylor AJ; Christie J; McIntyre J; Aron G; Soe S; Bleasel AF; Lawson JA; Bye AM, 2005, 'Neuropsychological and language profile in benign rolandic epilepsy over time', Journal of the Neurological Sciences, vol. 238, pp. S83 - S83, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000235088000317&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2005
Bruggemann JM; Wilke M; Som SS; Bye AM; Bleasel AF; Lawson JA, 2005, 'Voxel based morphometry detects subtle dysplasia and neoplasia in childhood epilepsy', Journal of the Neurological Sciences, vol. 238, pp. S259 - S260, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000235088002249&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2005
Berroya A; Bleasel AF; Stevermuer T; Lawson JA; Bye AM, 2005, 'Spike morphology, location, and frequency in benign epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes', Journal of Child Neurology, vol. 20, pp. 188 - 194, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/08830738050200030401
2005
Connolly AM; Sabaz M; Lawson JA; Cairns DR, 2005, 'Quality of life in childhood epilepsy: Validating the QOLCE', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 1–13), vol. 41, pp. 157 - 158, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1754.2005.570_2.x
2005
Bruggemann JM; Som SS; Lawson JA; Haindi W; Cunningham AM; Bye AM, 2004, 'Application of statistical parametric mapping to SPET in the assessment of intractable childhood epilepsy', European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, vol. 31, pp. 369 - 377, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00259-003-1366-z
2004
Berroya A; McIntyre J; Webster RI; Lah S; Sabaz M; Lawson JS; Bleasel AF; Bye AM, 2004, 'Speech and language deterioration in benign rolandic', Journal of Child Neurology, vol. 19, pp. 53 - 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/08830738040190010706
2004
Bruggemann JM; Som S; Bye AM; Bleasel AF; Haindl W; Lawson JA, 2004, 'Identification of focal cortical dysplasia and neoplasms in the MRI ofchildren with epilepsy rising voxel based morphometry', Epilepsia, vol. 45, pp. 83 - 83, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000222019500282&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2004
MacLennan SC; Fahey MC; Lawson JA, 2004, 'Pharyngeal-cervical-brachial variant Guillain-Barré syndrome in a child', Journal of Child Neurology, vol. 19, pp. 626 - 627, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/088307380401900812
2004
Nolan MA; Redoblado M; Lah S; Sabaz M; Lawson JA; Cunningham AM; Bleasel AF; Bye AM, 2004, 'Memory function in childhood epilepsy syndromes', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 1–13), vol. 40, pp. 20 - 27, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1754.2004.00284.x
2004
Nolan MA; redobaldo MA; Lahz S; Sabaz M; Lawson JA; Cunningham AM; Bleasel AF; Bye AM, 2003, 'Intelligence in childhood epilepsy syndromes', Epilepsy Research, vol. 53, pp. 139 - 150, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0920-1211(02)00261-9
2003
Sabaz M; Lawson JA; Cairns DR; Duchowny MS; Resnick TJ; Dean PM; Bye AM, 2003, 'Validation of the quality of life in childhood epilepsy questionnairein American epilepsy patients', Epilepsy and Behavior, vol. 4, pp. 680 - 691, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2003.08.012
2003
Sabaz M; Lawson JA; Cairns DR; Duchowny MS; Resnick TJ; Dean PM; Bye AM, 2003, 'Validation of the Qulaity of Life in Childhood Epilepsy Questionnaire im American epilepsy patients', Epilepsy and Behavior
2003
Sabaz M; Cairns DR; Bleasel AF; Grinton B; Scheffer I; Bye AM, 2003, 'The health-related quality of life of childhood epilepsy syndromes', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 1–13), vol. 39, pp. 690 - 696, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1440-1754.2003.00270.x
2003
Lawson JA; Cook MJ; Vogrin S; Litewka L; Strong D; Bleasel AF; Bye AM, 2002, 'Clinical, EEG, and quantitative MRI differences in pediatric frontal and temporal lobe epilepsy', Construction Management and Economics, vol. 58, pp. 723 - 729, http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.58.5.723
2002
Bye AM; Sabaz ; Cairns DR; Bleasel AF; Lawson JA, 2001, 'The Health Related Quality of Life of Children of Children with Refractory Epilepsy : A Comparison of those with & without Intellectual Disability', Epilepsia, vol. 42, pp. 621 - 628, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1528-1157.2001.25200.x
2001
Lawson JA; Vogrin S; Bleasal AF; Cook B; Burns L; Mcanally L; Pereira JK; Bye AM, 2000, 'Predictors of hippocampal, cerebral, and cerebellar volume reduction in childhood epilepsy', Epilepsia, vol. 41, pp. 1540 - 1545, http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1008939132685
2000
Lawson JA; O Brien T; Bleasal AF; Haindl W; Vogrin S; Cook B; Bye AM, 2000, 'Evaluation of SPECT in the assessment and treatment of intractable childhood epilepsy', Neurology, vol. 55, pp. 1391 - 1393, http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.55.9.1391
2000
Lawson JA; Vogrin S; Bleasal AF; Cook B; Bye AM, 2000, 'Cerebral and cerebellar volume reduction in children with intractable epilepsy', Epilepsia, vol. 41, pp. 1456 - 1462, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1157.2000.tb00122.x
2000
Sabaz ; Cairns DR; Lawson ; Nheu N; Bleasal AF; Bye AM, 2000, 'Validation of a new quality of life measure for children with epilepsy', Epilepsia, vol. 41, pp. 765 - 774, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1157.2000.tb00240.x
2000
Lawson JA; Nguyen W; Bleasel AF; Pereira JK; Vegrin S; Cook M; Bye AM, 1998, 'Ilae-defined Epilepsy syndromes in children: correlation with quantitative MRI', Epilepsia, vol. 39, pp. 1345 - 1349, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1157.1998.tb01335.x
1998
Lawson JA; Cook MJ; Bleasel AF; Nayanar V; Morris KF; Bye AME, 1997, 'Quantitative MRI in outpatient childhood epilepsy', Epilepsia, vol. 38, pp. 1289 - 1293, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1157.1997.tb00066.x
1997
Conference Papers
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Chang FCF; Westenberger A; Dale RC; Smith M; Pall HS; Perez-Duenas B; Grattan-Smith P; Ouvrier RA; Mahant N; Hanna BC; Hunter M; Lawson JA; Max C; Sachdev R; Meyer E; Crimmins D; Pryor D; Morris JGL; Munchau A; Grozeva D; Carss KJ; Raymond L; Kurian MA; Klein C; Fung VSC, 2016, 'Phenotypic insights into ADCY5-associated disease', in MOVEMENT DISORDERS, WILEY-BLACKWELL, Berlin, GERMANY, pp. S351 - S351, presented at 20th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders, Berlin, GERMANY, 19 June 2016 - 23 June 2016, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000382559801484&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
2016
Farrar M; Tomlinson S; Howells J; Lin S-Y; Park SB; Carey K; HOllingswoth G; Lawson J; Kiernan M; Berkovic S; Scheffer I, 'Axonal excitability properties in dravet’s syndrome reflect effect of loss of sodium channels', Sydney, presented at Australia and New Zealand Association of Neurologists, Sydney
Conference Posters
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Johnson AM; Sugo E; Barreto D; Hiew C; Lawson J; Connolly A; Somerville E; Hasic E; Cunningham AM; Bye AME, 2013, 'Does the severity of gliosis in hippocampal sclerosis correlate with epilepsy burden and predict outcome after temporal lobectomy?', Sydney, Australia, presented at Epilepsy Society of Australia, Sydney, Australia, 01 November 2013 - 04 November 2013
2013
Conference Abstracts
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Johnson AM; Hiew C; Lawson J, 2012, 'Frontal convexity lipoma with associated polymicrogyria - imaging and EEG features', in Abstracts of the 12th International Child Neurology Congress and the 11th Asian and Oceanian Congress of Child Neurology, Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, Brisbane, Australia, Vol. 54, pp. 93 - 93, presented at 12th International Child Neurology Congress and the 11th Asian and Oceanian Congress of Child Neurolog, Brisbane, Australia, 27 May 2012 - 01 June 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8749.2012.04283.x
2012
Johnson AM; Boyle R; Connolly A; Lloyd O; Lawson J; Bye AME, 2012, 'Change in cognitive functioning after paediatric temporal lobectomy', in Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, Wiley, Brisbane, Australia, presented at International Child Neurology Congress, Brisbane, Australia
2012
Johnson AM; Connolly A; Lawson J; Malone S; Boyle R, 2011, 'Predictors and outcomes following surgery in childhood temporal lobe epilepsy', in Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, Wiley, Darwin, Australia, presented at Paediatrics and Child health annual meeting, Darwin, Australia
2011

Epilepsy; child neurology.