Valeriya Poukas, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

About me

Clinical Interests
  • Post-traumatic epilepsy
  • Epilepsy/EEG and critical care
  • Epilespy and women's issues
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology/Epilepsy, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Neurology, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
Board Certification
  • Neurology
Awards and Honors
  • Yale-New Haven Stroke Center Bannister Award
  • Excellence in Neurology Clerkship, Mathew T. Moore Award, Temple University
  • 2005 Annual Meeting Scholarship, American Neorological Association
  • Temple University School of Medicine Class of ‘64 Scholarship 
  • Mellon Bank Trust Scholarship 
  • Deming Scholarship 
  • Medical School Memorial Scholarship 
  • Excellence in Biochemistry Award, Temple University
  • President’s Scholar, Temple University
  • Phi Beta Kappa 
  • Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society 
  • Dean’s List 
  • Academic Scholarship, Temple University


  • Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2011 Apr 21. Rescue Therapies for Seizures. Poukas VS, Pollard JR, Anderson CT.