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Hossam AbdelSalam

United States, 29 years of experience


Area of expertise




Pediatric Neurology


Encephalitis, Stroke, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Post-COVID Complications, Mycobacterial Infections, Headache, Migraine, Sleep Disorders, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Muscular Dystrophy, Movement Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Headaches in Adults, Tics, Hereditary Neuropathies, Myopathy, Headaches in Children


Associate Professor, SIU School of Medicine

Springfield, IL, United States. From 2023

Assistant Professor, Clinical Pediatrics, SIU School of Medicine

Springfield, IL, United States. 2021 - 2023

Assistant Professor, Neurology and Pediatrics, Loyola University Chicago

Maywood, IL, United States. 2016 - 2021

Medical Director, Center for Pediatric Brain, AMITA Health

Chicago, IL, United States. 2010 - 2021

Director, Pediatric Headache Program, SIU School of Medicine

Springfield, IL, United States. 2008 - 2010


Headache Specialist, United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties, Minneapolis, MN, United States


Child Neurologist, American Board of Neurology, Deerfield, IL, United States


Pediatrician, American Board of Pediatrics, Chapel Hill, NC, United States


MD, Pediatrics, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt


MSc, Pediatrics, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt



Dr. Hossam AbdelSalam is an accomplished pediatrician specializing in neurology, holding a prestigious position as Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics in the Division of Neurology at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. His expertise and academic journey have led to a significant impact in the field. Dr. AbdelSalam's educational path includes a Medical Doctorate in Pediatrics from Cairo University School of Medicine, and further specialization with a Child Neurology Fellows


Diplomat, American Board of Pediatrics

Diplomat, American Board of Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Fellow, American Headache Society

Fellow, American Academy of Neurology

Member, Child Neurology Society


Teacher of the Year Award, SIU School of Medicine

Lectureship Award for Best Paper, National Headache Foundation


Dr. Hossam AbdelSalam has 2 publications

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