“I pledge to perform the following duties with honesty and dedication:
These duties are pledged with sincerity and upon my honor.”
Dr. Chang is especially interested in inpatient care, epilepsy and genetic conditions but also see patients with developmental delay, movement disorders, tics and headaches, and neuromuscular conditions including congenital and autoimmune myasthenia.
Dr. Chang’s has had a long standing interest in neurogenetics. She authored the Medscape articles for Menkes disease, Incontinentia Pigmenti and Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis in 2002 and continues to update those articles. She has also coauthored an abstract on a hypotonic infant with an EARS2 Mutations and an article on patients with congenital myasthenia. She taught at a neurology board review course, giving lectures on:
She also works with the Genomic Medicine group closely, participates in the Genomic Medicine clinical rounds regularly and has given joint neurology grand rounds with various members of the Genomic Medicine group.
Dr. Chang’s other interests also include:
B.A./B.S., UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 1989
M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento CA 1993
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles CA 1997-1998
Highland General Hospital, Oakland CA 1993-1994
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles CA 1998
UC Davis - East Bay, Martinez CA 1994-1997
Teaching Fellowship, University of Rochester, Rochester NY 2001
Neurology Resident Teaching Award, 2009, 2010
Dayal P, Chang CH, Benko WS, Pollock BH, Crossen SS, Kissee J, Ulmer AM, Hoch JS, Warner L, Marcin JP. Hospital Utilization Among Rural Children Served by Pediatric Neurology Telemedicine Clinics. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Aug 2;2(8):e199364. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.9364. PMID:31418803.
Dayal P, Chang CH, Benko WS, Ulmer AM, Crossen SS, Pollock BH, Hoch JS, Kissee JL, Warner L, Marcin JP. Appointment completion in pediatric neurology telemedicine clinics serving underserved patients. Neurol Clin Pract. 2019 Aug;9(4):314-321. doi:10.1212/CPJ.0000000000000649. PMID:31583186.
Haskins J, Carson JG, Chang CH, Kirshnit C, Link DP, Navarra L, Scher LM, Sciolla AF, Uppington J, Yellowlees P. The Suicide Prevention, Depression Awareness, and Clinical Engagement Program for Faculty and Residents at the University of California, Davis Health System. Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Feb;40(1):23-9. doi:10.1007/s40596-015-0359-0. Epub 2015 Jun 11. PMID:26063680.
Arredondo J, Lara M, Gospe SM Jr, Mazia CG, Vaccarezza M, Garcia-Erro M, Bowe CM, Chang CH, Mezei MM, Maselli RA. Choline Acetyltransferase Mutations Causing Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome: Molecular Findings and Genotype-Phenotype Correlations. Hum Mutat. 2015 Sep;36(9):881-93. doi:10.1002/humu.22823. Epub 2015 Jul 24. PMID:26080897.
Broomall E, Natale JE, Grimason M, Goldstein J, Smith CM, Chang C, Kanes S, Rogawski MA, Wainwright MS. Pediatric super-refractory status epilepticus treated with allopregnanolone. Ann Neurol. 2014 Dec;76(6):911-5. doi:10.1002/ana.24295. Epub 2014 Nov 11. PMID:25363147.
Chang CH. Menkes Disease. Medscape reference.
Chang CH. Neurologic Manifestations of Incontinentia Pigmenti. Medscape reference.
Chang CH. Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis. Medscape reference.
Chang CH, Bourgeois JA. Patient Management Problem. Continuum─Psychiatry for Neurologists:12(5).
Lin MI, Mitchell WG, Chang C, Chen LS. Weight loss due to Topiramate. Ann Neurol. 1999;46:531A.