Jasmine Hect

Education & Training

  • Wayne State University, BS, 2017

Representative Publications

Hect JL, Fernandez LD, Welch WP, Abel TJ. Deep brain stimulation of the centromedian thalamic nucleus for the treatment of FIRES. Epilepsia Open. 2022 Mar;7(1):187-193. doi: 10.1002/epi4.12568. Epub 2021 Dec 13. PMID: 34862854; PMCID: PMC8886094.

Mallela AN, Hect JL, Abou-Al-Shaar H, Akwayena E, Abel TJ. Stereotactic laser interstitial thermal therapy corpus callosotomy for the treatment of pediatric drug-resistant epilepsy. Epilepsia Open. 2022 Mar;7(1):75-84. doi: 10.1002/epi4.12559. Epub 2021 Nov 24. PMID: 34758204; PMCID: PMC8886067.

Welch WP, Hect JL, Abel TJ. Case Report: Responsive Neurostimulation of the Centromedian Thalamic Nucleus for the Detection and Treatment of Seizures in Pediatric Primary Generalized Epilepsy. Front Neurol. 2021 Apr 28;12:656585. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2021.656585. PMID: 33995254; PMCID: PMC8113700.

Student Year


Career Advisor

Alan Sved, PhD

Thesis Advisor

Taylor Abel, MD

Graduate Program



Training Period

2019 - Present

Student Year Term