A photo of Kate Berz.

Assistant Program Director, Pediatric Sports Medicine Fellowship

Staff Physician, Division of Emergency Medicine

Physician, Division of Sports Medicine

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Board Certified

About Me

Clinical Interests

Pediatric sports injuries; pediatric concussion; concerns of the female athlete; osteopathic manipulation

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine

Cincinnati Children's Blog

Sports Specialization

BlogFitness and Nutrition

Sports Specialization: Why Balance is Healthy for Young Athletes

By Kate Berz, DO10/21/2015

Young Athletes

BlogFitness and Nutrition

Young Athletes: What to Eat Before, During and After Sports

By Kate Berz, DO9/24/2014

My Locations

My Education

DO: Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Blacksburg, VA, 2008.

Residency: Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2011.

Fellowship: Pediatric Sports Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2012.

My Publications

Brain-Behavior Mechanisms for the Transfer of Neuromuscular Training Adaptions to Simulated Sport: Initial Findings From the Train the Brain Project. Grooms, DR; Kiefer, AW; Riley, MA; Ellis, JD; Thomas, S; Kitchen, K; DiCesare, CA; Bonnette, S; Gadd, B; Foss, KD B; et al. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2018; 27:1-5.

Back pain. Berz, K; Logan, K. The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 8th Edition. 2018.

Amenorrhea in the Female Athlete: What to Do and When to Worry. Berz, K; McCambridge, T. Pediatric Annals: a journal of continuing pediatric education. 2016; 45:e97-e102.