Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Shennan Weiss, MD, PhD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Neurology - Epilepsy

Make An Appointment

Click to call 1-800-JEFF-NOW (800-533-3669) or

Office Locations

909 Walnut Street
2nd Floor, COB Bldg.
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-1222
Fax: (215) 955-0606

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Medical School


  • Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, NY


  • Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, NY


  • UCLA Medical Center

Recent Publications

Pecularities of the structure of glycogen as an indicator of the functional state of mauthner neurons in fish Percсottus glehni during wintering

Brief activation of GABAergic interneurons initiates the transition to ictal events through post-inhibitory rebound excitation

Correlation between extreme fear and focal cortical dysplasia in anterior cingulate gyrus: Evidence from a surgical case of refractory epilepsy

Delay differential analysis of seizures in multichannel electrocorticography data

Interneuronal network activity at the onset of seizure-like events in entorhinal cortex slices

Identifying seizure onset zone from electrocorticographic recordings: A machine learning approach based on phase locking value

Time-dependent evolution of seizures in a model of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy

Impact of ocean acidification on the early development and escape behavior of marine medaka (Oryzias melastigma)

Cellular mechanisms of cortisol-induced changes in mauthner-cell excitability in the startle circuit of goldfish

Visual Threat Assessment and Reticulospinal Encoding of Calibrated Responses in Larval Zebrafish

The neural bases of ictal tachycardia in temporal lobe seizures

An implantable two axis micromanipulator made with a 3D printer for recording neural activity in free-swimming fish

Prefrontal cortical GABAergic dysfunction contributes to aberrant UP-state duration in APP knockout mice

Leukoencephalopathy with calcifications and cysts

Feature Integration Drives Probabilistic Behavior in the Drosophila Escape Response

Human Cortical Neurons in the Anterior Temporal Lobe Reinstate Spiking Activity during Verbal Memory Retrieval

Best basis selection using sparsity driven multi-family wavelet transform

Human seizures couple across spatial scales through travelling wave dynamics

iELVis: An open source MATLAB toolbox for localizing and visualizing human intracranial electrode data

Massive increase in visual range preceded the origin of terrestrial vertebrates