Clinical Nurse Specialist - Epilepsy
Karen Buonauito

Karen Buonaiuto trained at King's College London as a children's nurse in 1997 and has been a specialist paediatric nurse since 2005 working with schools and local services to provide care for all children and young people with complex health needs.

Since 2012 she has worked exclusively with children and young people with epilepsy, increasing her skills and knowledge under the guidance of leading neurologists and specialists in this field and training on the British Paediatric Neurology Association's Paediatric Epilepsy Training course. Karen is committed to improving the quality of care for children and young people with epilepsy and co-morbidities as well as improving their experience of ​accessing ​health provision. 

In her spare time Karen enjoys going to the cinema, knitting cool hats and foreign travel.


This is not an emergency service, please contact 999 if someone is seriously ill and their life is at risk