Whitney, Dr Andrea

MB ChB, MRCP (UK)

Specialty

Paediatric neurology

Sub-specialty

Epilepsy

Training and education

Dr Whitney completed medical school training in Bristol, and paediatric neurology training in Southampton, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, Great Ormond Street Hospital, National Centre for Young People with epilepsy (NCYPE) and Melbourne Children’s Hospital.

Experience

Dr Whitney has worked for University Hospital Southampton since September 2007.

Key achievements

  • Running the Wessex Epilepsy Interest Group forum
  • Epilepsy education and lecturing both regionally and nationally, as part of the Paediatric Epilepsy Training faculty
  • Lecturing at NCYPE meetings and on the ketogenic diet at Epilespy Action meetings.