Erebouni Medical Center


Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Write a letter Director of Neurology and Neurosurgery Services neurologist




1992-1999         Yerevan State Medical University, Yerevan, Armenia
08/1999-09/ 1999     Emergency Care” Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia
09/1999- 09/2002     Yerevan State Medical University, Department of Neurology, Yerevan, Armenia
    Erebouni University Hospital, Yerevan, Armenia
04/2005-06/2005     Innsbruck University Clinic for Neurology, Austria
10/2005-06/2006     VIREPA, European Epilepsy Academy
29/10/2008-02/11/2008     European Epilepsy Academy (held in Malta)
09/2009-03/2010     G. Gaslini Institute, Genova, Italy
10/2009-04/2010     VIREPA, European Epilepsy Academy

Academic positions (teaching and research)

2003- 2010     Department of Neurology, Yerevan State Medical University, Yerevan, Armenia

Hospital positions 

2003-2010     Division of Neurology & Epilepsy Center “Erebouni” Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia
2010-2015     Division of Neurology & Epilepsy Center “Erebouni” Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia
2015-current     Neurology Department, “Erebouni” Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia


1999-present     International League Against Epilepsy
2001-present     European Federation of Neurological Society
2004-present     Armenian League Against Epilepsy (ALAE)
2007-present     International Association for the Study of Pain, Neuropathic pain special interest group
2007- present     Movement Disorder Society
    European Epilepsy Academy


      Primary Hospital Affiliation:  Armenian Republican Epilepsy Center Erebouni and Department 0f Neurology/Erebouni medical Center  
      Hospital Affiliations: Not Applicable
      Other Institutional Affiliations: Not Applicable


    Teaching neurology for forth year medical students- Supervisor
15.08-23.08.2008     First Caucasian regional summer school on clinical epileptology, Tsaghkadzor, Armenia- Course organizer
23.11-24.11.2008     CME Clinical Neurology for General Physicians – Lecturer
10.2010-10.2011     Advances in Pain Management-Lecturer and Course Organizer
2010-current     Training neurology residents for multiple sclerosis and epilepsy- Supervisor
02/09-09/09/2013     Forth Caucasian Regional Summer School on Comprehensive Epilepsy, Lopota, Georgia- lecturer
13.9-18.09.2013     Caucasian Regional Summer School on Comprehensive Approach to Focal non-Idiopathic Epilepsies –organizer
6.06-08.06.2014     Stroke Summer school for young neurologists, Tsaghkadzor, Armenia-organizer
03.06-04.06.2015     Update in Neuroscience satellite symposium dedicated to the memory of prof. Darbinyan-organizer
      Clinical Care
2003- present     Clinical activities at Erebouni MC - Out- and in patient service as certified Neurologist. Inpatient consultations, outpatient care in Neurological Department and Armenian Republican Epilepsy Center Erebouni on daily basis, as well as care of patients with multiple sclerosis. Work in Neurophysiology (EEG, EMG), case presentations and lectures in morning rounds, active participation in seminars and conferences, participation in scientific researches
      Administrative duties
2010- present     Head of Multiple Sclerosis Reasearch Group at “Erebouni” Medical Center
2015-present     Head of neurology department
2006-present     Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Armenia
2006- 2010     Risk factors of Ischemic stroke in Armenia: Retrospective and prospective study
2009-2010     DNA copy number variations in idiopathic epilepsies


N Title Publication sources Author Co-authors
1 Long-term follow-up in two siblings with pyridoxine-dependent seizures associated with a novel ALDH7A1 mutation Eur J Paediatr Neurol (2011) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Striano P, Spaccini L, Pezzella M, Cassandrini D, Zara F, Mastrangelo M.
2 Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome as an initial manifestation of Guillain-Barre syndrome XXth World Congress of Neurology (2011) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD M. Dzaghatspanyan, Z. Khechumyan, T. Stepanyan
3 The diagnostic and treatment gap of epilepsy in Armenia Bulletin of the MI after Mehrabyan (2010 - 6) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Melikyan G.
4 Epilepsy care in Armenia Armenian Journal of Mental Health (2010 - 1) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Melikyan GR, Khechumyan Z, Stepanyan T, Amroyan H, Shadyan I, Nahapetyan N, Ghambaryan M, Mkhitaryan L, Kalashyan HM, Janikyan K.
5 Galloway-Mowat syndrome: an early-onset progressive encephalopathy with intractable epilepsy associated to renal impairment. Two novel cases and review of literature Seizure (2010) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Pezzella M, Veggiotti P, Bettinelli A, Giudizioso G, Zara F, Striano P, Minetti C.
6 Temporal lobe epilepsy and hippocampal malrotation: is there a causal association? Epilepsy Behav (2010) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Morana G, Veggiotti P, Savino G, Minetti C, Rossi A, Striano P, Giordano L.
7 Familial nonkinesigenic paroxysmal dyskinesia and intracranial calcifications: A new syndrome? Mov Disord (2010) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Striano P, Accorsi P, Pinelli L, Faravelli F, Zara F, Minetti C, Giordano L.
8 Pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy: An under-recognised cause of intractable seizures Journal of Paediatrics and Child health (2010) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Federico Zara, Giuseppe Capovilla, Giorgia Brigati, Pasquale Striano, Raffaele Falsaperla
9 HEMIPLEGIC MIGRAINE: A SERIES OF 7 PATIENTS European Journal of Pain Supplements (2010) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD I. Shadyan, Z. Khechumyan, T. Stepanyan, G. Melikyan
10 Epilepsy Care in Armenia European Journal of Neurology (2009) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD T. Stepanyan, Z. Khechumyan, N. Nahapetyan, I. Shadyan, H. Muradyan, M. Ghambaryan, H. Amroyan, V. Mnatsakanyan, H. Kalashyan, G. Melikyan
11 Quantitative assessment of quality of life ratings in Armenian Epilepsy patients Issues of theoretical and clinical medicine (2008) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD S.G. Khachatryan; Z.D. Tavadyan; G.R. Melikyan, T.H. Stepanyan, H.M. Manvelyan
12 Efficacy of Seizure control with Conventional AEDs in 376 Adult Patients with Epilepsy In Armenia: Epilepsy Database in Situation of no other Treatment options Epilepsia (2006 - 47) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Darbinyan VG, Melikyan GR, Hambartcumyan H, Stepanyan TH, Nahapetyan N.
13 Raising Awareness of community about epilepsy in Spitak European Journal of Neurology (2004 - 11) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Darbinyan VG, Melikyan GR, Soukhoudyan BG
14 Social integration of patients with epilepsy in Spitak Erebouni Medical Messenger, 2004; 3 (19): 41-43. Yerevan, Armenia (2004 - 3) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Darbinyan V. Zh, Melikyan G. R, Soukhudyan B. G.
15 Reproductive endocrine disorders in women with epilepsy. Erebouni Medical Messenger Erebouni Medical Messenger, 2004; 2 (18): 78-88. Yerevan, Armenia (2004 - 2) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD Darbinyan V. Zh.
16 Raising awareness on epilepsy among teachers and caregivers in earthquake zone Second International Medical Congress of Armenia (0) Nune Yeghiazaryan, MD G.R. Melikyan, B.G. Sukhudyan, Z.V. Khechumyan, V. Zh. Darbinyan
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