Clinical Assistant Professor
work phone: 6048754402
fax: 6048754786
Vancouver General Hospital Epilepsy Clinic
8257-2775 Laurel Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1M9
Research Summary:

Dr. Hrazdil is a neurologist and clinician with primary clinical and research interests in seizure disorders and epilepsy. Her related publications have spanned such topics as non-convulsive status epilepticus, validation of an epilepsy surgical evaluation decision making tool, patient/physician perceptions of epilepsy surgery, and reflex epilepsy. Some of her clinical interests include: epilepsy surgical evaluation, autoimmune encephalitis, women’s issues in epilepsy, epilepsy-related driving implications, and epilepsy pediatric transition.

University of Alberta, Bachelor of Medical Sciences
University of Alberta, MD
University of British Columbia, Neurology Residency
University of Calgary, Epilepsy and EEG fellowship
Recent Publications:

Affect-induced reflex seizures (AIRS): A case series based on a systematic literature review.
Randhawa J, Hrazdil CT, Hassan I.
Epilepsy Behav. 2019 Mar;92:18-25. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2018.10.036. Epub 2018 Dec 31. Review.

A dimensional approach to thought disturbances in epilepsy: Utility in psychosis and behavioural syndromes.
Hassan I, Townsend T, Tan JE, Hrazdil C.
Aust N Z J Psychiatry. 2018 Jul;52(7):718. doi: 10.1177/0004867418763545. Epub 2018 Mar 19. No abstract available.

The psychological impact of epilepsy across different developmental stages: An Eriksonian formulation.
Hassan I, Moien Afshari F, Hrazdil C.
Aust N Z J Psychiatry. 2018 Apr;52(4):389. doi: 10.1177/0004867417745998. Epub 2017 Dec 7. No abstract available.

Neurologists’ knowledge of and attitudes toward epilepsy surgery: a national survey.
Roberts JI, Hrazdil C, Wiebe S, Sauro K, Vautour M, Wiebe N, Jetté N.
Neurology. 2015 Jan 13;84(2):159-66. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001127. Epub 2014 Dec 10.

Feasibility of using an online tool to assess appropriateness for an epilepsy surgery evaluation.
Roberts JI, Hrazdil C, Wiebe S, Sauro K, Hanson A, Federico P, Pillay N, Murphy W, Vautour M, Jetté N.
Neurology. 2014 Sep 2;83(10):913-9. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000750. Epub 2014 Aug 8.

Patient perceptions and barriers to epilepsy surgery: evaluation in a large health region.
Hrazdil C, Roberts JI, Wiebe S, Sauro K, Vautour M, Hanson A, Murphy W, Pillay N, Federico P, Jetté N.
Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Jul;28(1):52-65. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.03.013. Epub 2013 May 7.

A Descriptive Analysis of Prognostic Indicators in Patients with Non-Convulsive Status Epilepticus in a Tertiary Hospital Population.
Hrazdil C, Alroughani, R, Javidan M.
Neuroscience & Medicine 2012; 3: 26-36.

The ankle-to-arm blood pressure index predicts risk of cardiac complications after noncardiac surgery.
Fisher BW, Ramsay G, Majumdar SR, Hrazdil CT, Finegan BA, Padwal RS, McAlister FA.
Anesth Analg. 2008 Jul;107(1):149-54. doi: 10.1213/ane.0b013e31817c6186.

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Awards & Recognition:
  • American Epilepsy Society Fellows Program Awardee, December 2012
  • Canadian League Against Epilepsy Mary Anne Lee Award, 2010
  • The Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiologists’ Herbert Jasper Prize, 2010
  • UBC Medical School Neurology Clinical Skills Teaching
  • UBC Neurology Residency Training