Internal Medicine/Neurology


Terry Hutchison, MD

Professor of Medicine, UCSF








    Medical School:

University of Texas, Galveston, Texas
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington – Post Doctorate, Genetics



University of California, San Francisco, - Pediatrics


Child Neurology, University of California, San Francisco

Child Neurology, University of Texas, Galveston

    Board Certified:

Internal Medicine
Neurology, Child Neurology
Clinical Genetics


    Awards and Recognition:
  • UCSF Pediatric Fellow Teaching Award
    UTMB Golden Rattle award for Outstanding Attending in Pediatrics
    Brain and Behavior award for service to neurologically handicapped children
    Lyda M. Smiley Award for service to children of special needs
    Pioneer Award for service and dedication to persons with disabilities
    Lyda M. Smiley Award for significant contributions to the practice of school nursing
    Valley Children's Hospital Board of Trustees Meritorious Award, Education
    Valley Children's Hospital Board of Trustees Meritorious Award, Research and Innovation
    Angelman Syndrome Foundation Award for Service
    Excellence in Teaching Award, Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators

    Commitment to Progress Award, Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California
  1. Curry CJ, O'Lague P, Tsai J, Hutchison HT, Jaspers NG, Wara D, Gatti RA. ATFresno: a phenotype linking ataxia-telangiectasia with the Nijmegen breakage syndrome. Am J Hum Genet. 1989;45:270-5.

Lopez-Aquado J, Greaves T, Hutchison HT, McCarty JM. Pneumonia in infants given adrenocorticotropic hormone for infantile spasms (letter). J Pediatr 1988;112:508.


Gahl WA, Dalakas MC, Charnas L, Chen KT, Pezeshkpour GH, Kuwabara T, Davis SL, Chesney RW, Fink J, Hutchison HT. Myopathy and cystine storage in muscles in a patient with nephropathic cystinosis. N Engl J Med 1998;319:1461-1464.


Opala G, Winter S, Vance C, Vance H, Hutchison HT, Linn LS. The Effect of valproic acid on plasma carnitine Levels. Am J Dis Child 1991;145:999-1001.


Hutchison HT, Wherry JN, et al. Differential diagnosis and treatment of conversion disorder and Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Clinical Pediatrics, Vol. 1991;30:578-585


Curry CJR, Tsai J, Hutchison HT, Jaspers NGJ, Wara D, Gatti RA. A Phenotype Linking Ataxia-Telangiectasia with the Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome. Am J Human Genetics 1989;45:270-5.


Roberts SD, Wells RD, Brown IS, Bryant JD, Hutchison HT, Kurushima C, Garbarino W, Dahl B, Vander Plaats S. The FRESNO: A pediatric functional outcome measurement system. J Rehabil Outcomes Meas 1999;3:11-99


Honarmand S, Glaser CA, Chow E, Sejvar JJ, Preas CP, Consentino GC, Hutchison HT, Bellini WJ. Measles SSPE in the differential diagnosis of encephalitis. Neurology. 2004;63:1489-1493.


Curry CJ, Bhullar S, Holmes J, Delozier CD, Roeder ER, Hutchison HT. Risk factors for perinatal arterial stroke: a study of 60 mother-child pairs. Pediatr Neurol. 2007;37:99-107.


Brunetti-Pierri N, Berg JS, Scaglia F, Belmont J, Bacino CA, Sahoo T, Lalani SR, Graham B, Lee B, Shinawi M, Shen J, Kang SH, Pursley A, Lotze T, Kennedy G, Lansky-Shafer S, Weaver C, Roeder ER, Grebe TA, Arnold GL, Hutchison T, Reimschisel T, Amato S, Geragthy MT, Innis JW, Obersztyn E, Nowakowska B, Rosengren SS, Bader PI, Grange DK, Naqvi S, Garnica AD, Bernes SM, Fong CT, Summers A, Walters WD, Lupski JR, Stankiewicz P, Cheung SW, Patel A. Recurrent reciprocal 1q21.1 deletions and duplications associated with microcephaly or macrocephaly and developmental and behavioral abnormalities. Nat Genet. 2008;40:1466-71