Dr. Ostrem has expertise in Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Neurology and treats babies, children, young adults, and pregnant patients with neurological symptoms and disorders. She completed her M.D. and Ph.D. at UCSF followed by residency in Pediatric Neurology in the Mass General Brigham (Partners Neurology) Program in Boston, Massachusetts, and clinical fellowship in Women's Neurology at Brigham and Women's Hospital. She also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in the laboratory of Dr. Paola Arlotta at Harvard. Dr. Ostrem's research focuses on developing novel strategies for neuroprotection and repair in the fetal and neonatal brain, and understanding how maternal factors impact brain development.