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Jana E. Jones, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in Neuropsychology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Her medical interests include epilepsy and geriatrics (specialty care).



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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Neurology

Professional Certifications and Education

Education University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship St. Charles Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, Port Jefferson, NY

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Dr. Jones’ current research consists of depression and anxiety in adults and children with epilepsy.

PubMed Articles
Jones JE Jackson DC Chambers KL Dabbs K Hsu DA Stafstrom CE Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Children with epilepsy and anxiety: Subcortical and cortical differences. Epilepsia. 2015 Feb;56(2):283-90
[PubMed ID: 25580566]
Almane D Jones JE Jackson DC Seidenberg M Koehn M Hsu DA Hermann BP . Brief clinical screening for academic underachievement in new-onset childhood epilepsy: Utility and longitudinal results. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Feb;43:117-21
[PubMed ID: 25601585]
Zhao Q Rathouz PJ Jones JE Jackson DC Hsu DA Stafstrom CE Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Longitudinal trajectories of behavior problems and social competence in children with new onset epilepsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2015 Jan;57(1):37-44
[PubMed ID: 25040537]
Jones JE . Treating anxiety disorders in children and adolescents with epilepsy: what do we know? Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Oct;39:137-42
[PubMed ID: 25001580]
Sung C Muller V Jones JE Chan F . Vocational rehabilitation service patterns and employment outcomes of people with epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 2014 Oct;108(8):1469-79
[PubMed ID: 25048309]
Jones JE Kessler-Jones A Thompson MK Young K Anderson AJ Strand DM . Zoning in on parents' needs: understanding parents' perspectives in order to provide person-centered care. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Aug;37:191-7
[PubMed ID: 25050778]
Rathouz PJ Zhao Q Jones JE Jackson DC Hsu DA Stafstrom CE Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Cognitive development in children with new onset epilepsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2014 Jul;56(7):635-41
[PubMed ID: 24650092]
Jackson DC Lin JJ Chambers KL Kessler-Jones A Jones JE Hsu DA Stafstrom CE Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Birth weight and cognition in children with epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014 Jun;55(6):901-8
[PubMed ID: 24735169]
Jones JE . A "call to arms" to address epilepsy and its comorbidities. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 May;34:137-8
[PubMed ID: 24556209]
Almane D Jones JE Jackson DC Seidenberg M Hermann BP . The social competence and behavioral problem substrate of new- and recent-onset childhood epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Feb;31:91-6
[PubMed ID: 24374977]
Saute R Dabbs K Jones JE Jackson DC Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Brain morphology in children with epilepsy and ADHD. PLoS One. 2014;9(4):e95269
[PubMed ID: 24760032]
Jones JE Siddarth P Gurbani S Shields WD Caplan R . Screening for suicidal ideation in children with epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Dec;29(3):521-6
[PubMed ID: 24128934]
Amarreh I Dabbs K Jackson DC Jones JE Meyerand ME Stafstrom CE Hsu DA Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Cerebral white matter integrity in children with active versus remitted epilepsy 5 years after diagnosis. Epilepsy Res. 2013 Dec;107(3):263-71
[PubMed ID: 24148888]
Jones JE Blocher JB Jackson DC . Life outcomes of anterior temporal lobectomy: serial long-term follow-up evaluations. Neurosurgery. 2013 Dec;73(6):1018-25
[PubMed ID: 24056319]
Dabbs K Jones JE Jackson DC Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Patterns of cortical thickness and the Child Behavior Checklist in childhood epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Oct;29(1):198-204
[PubMed ID: 23978342]
Jackson DC Dabbs K Walker NM Jones JE Hsu DA Stafstrom CE Seidenberg M Hermann BP . The neuropsychological and academic substrate of new/recent-onset epilepsies. J Pediatr. 2013 May;162(5):1047-53.e1
[PubMed ID: 23219245]
Walker NM Jackson DC Dabbs K Jones JE Hsu DA Stafstrom CE Sheth RD Koehn MA Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Is lower IQ in children with epilepsy due to lower parental IQ? A controlled comparison study. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2013 Mar;55(3):278-82
[PubMed ID: 23216381]
Dabbs K Becker T Jones J Rutecki P Seidenberg M Hermann B . Brain structure and aging in chronic temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2012 Jun;53(6):1033-43
[PubMed ID: 22471353]
Hermann BP Jones JE Jackson DC Seidenberg M . Starting at the beginning: the neuropsychological status of children with new-onset epilepsies. Epileptic Disord. 2012 Mar;14(1):12-21
[PubMed ID: 22421240]
Jackson DC Irwin W Dabbs K Lin JJ Jones JE Hsu DA Stafstrom CE Seidenberg M Hermann BP . Ventricular enlargement in new-onset pediatric epilepsies. Epilepsia. 2011 Dec;52(12):2225-32
[PubMed ID: 22091816]