Katherine S. Taub, MD

Katherine S. Taub, MD

Katherine Taub, MD, is a pediatric neurologist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Ketogenic diet, Pediatric epilepsy, Tuberous sclerosis
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care, Princeton at Plainsboro; CHOP at Virtua Voorhees
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

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

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

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

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.

Books

Chapters

2011

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

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.