Katherine Susan Taub, MD
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Biology major and Theology minor)
Georgetown University, 2000.
Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2005.
Pediatric Residency, University of California, Irvine, 2005-2007.
Child Neurology Residency, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2007-2010.
Epilepsy and Neurophysiology Fellowship, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2010-2011.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, 2010.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Board Certification in Epilepsy, 2013.
Description of Research ExpertisePI for the EXIST 3 Trial for Everolimus and Focal Epilepsy in Tuberous Sclerosis
PI for PREvENT Trial: Preventing Epilepsy using Vigabatrin in Infants with TSC
Description of Clinical ExpertiseTuberous Sclerosis and Epilepsy
Selected PublicationsTaub, KS: Fox 29 News Interview on Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood Fox 29 News January 2017.
Taub KS, Abend NS: Seizure Disorders. Comprehensive Critical Care Pediatrics 2nd edition. Society of Critical Care Medicine, Page: 329-346, 2015.
Tara Wenger, Jeffrey Gerdes, Katherine Taub, Daniel Swarr, Matthew Deardorff, and Nicholas Abend: Telemedicine for genetic and neurologic evaluation in the neonatal intensive care unit. J. Perinatol. 34(3): 234-40, March 2014.
Katherine S. Taub: Risk of seizure recurrence after achieving initial seizure freedom on the ketogenic diet. Epilepsia. 2014 Apr;55(4):579-83. doi: 10.1111/epi.12583. Epub 2014 Mar 27. 2014.
Taub KS and Abend NS: Seizure Disorders. Comprehensive Critical Care: Pediatric. Society of Critical Care Medicine, Page: 447-468, August 2012.
Taub KS and Abend NS: Seizures. Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics 5th Edition. LWW, Page: 711-725, April 2012.
Katherine S. Taub: Neurocutaneous Disorders. Netter's Pediatrics. Elsevier Saunders (eds.). Page: 479-484, 2011.
Katherine S. Taub and Nicholas Abend: Book review of Atlas of EEG in Critical Care by Lawrence J. Hirsch and Richard P. Brenner. Epilepsy and Behavior. Elsevier, 20: 141, 2010.