Katherine S. Taub, MD

Areas of Expertise: Ketogenic diet, Pediatric epilepsy, Tuberous sclerosis
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care, Virtua
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Georgetown School of Medicine, Washington, DC

    Residency

    Pediatrics - University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Neurology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    Epilepsy and Neurophysiology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Child Neurology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

    Professor of Clinical Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2011

    Taub KS. Neurocutaneous disorders. In: Ludwig S, Florin T, editors. Netter's pediatrics. Philadelphia: Elsevier; 2011.

    Papers

    Goldberg, Ethan, Taub, Katherine, Abend, Nick. 9-year-old female with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis presenting with focal non-convulsive status epilepticus – Pending Publication in Neuropediatrics

    Posters and Presentations

    Posters

    2010

    Taub KS. The risk of seizure recurrence in children with intractable epilepsy seizure free on the ketogenic diet [poster]. American Epilepsy Society Conference; 2010 Dec; Baltimore, MD.

    Presentations

    2010

    Taub KS. Acute hemiparesis in a three year old female with a murmur [invited lecture]. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2010 Mar; Philadelphia, PA.

    Taub KS. Review of central nervous system congenital malformations [invited lecture]. Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania; 2010 Feb; Philadelphia, PA.

    Taub KS. Review of pediatric epilepsy syndromes [invited lecture]. Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania; 2010 Feb; Philadelphia, PA.

    2009

    Taub KS. Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy and other laminopathies: do they have more in common than we thought? [invited lecture]. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2009 Dec; Philadelphia, PA.

    Taub KS. Brain death protocol in the NICU [case presentation]. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2009 Aug; Philadelphia, PA.

    Taub KS. Increased intracranial pressure [case presentation]. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2009 Jul; Philadelphia, PA.

    Taub KS. Tuberous sclerosis complex: hamartomas and the havoc they cause [invited lecture]. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2009 May; Philadelphia, PA.