A photo of Katherine D. Holland.

Co-Director, Child Neurophysiology Lab

Epilepsy Specialist, Division of Neurology

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Research Interests

Mechanisms of epileptogenesis

Academic Affiliation

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Neurology, Epilepsy, Neurology

My Locations

My Education

MD: Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1991.

PhD (pharmacology): Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1991.

Internship: Children's Hospital, Boston, MA.

Residency: St Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO.

Certification: Neurology with added qualification in pediatric neurology, 2000.

My Publications

Selected Publication

Novel SCN3A variants associated with focal epilepsy in children. Vanoye, CG; Gurnett, CA; Holland, KD; Jr, GA L; Kearney, JA. Neurobiology of Disease. 2014; 62:313-322.

Everolimus for Subependymal Giant-Cell Astrocytomas in Tuberous Sclerosis. Krueger, DA; Care, MM; Holland, K; Agricola, K; Tudor, C; Mangeshkar, P; Wilson, KA; Byars, A; Sahmoud, T; Franz, DN. The New England journal of medicine. 2010; 363:1801-1811.

Mutation of sodium channel SCN3A in a patient with cryptogenic pediatric partial epilepsy. Holland, KD; Kearney, JA; Glauser, TA; Buck, G; Keddache, M; Blankston, JR; Glaaser, IW; Kass, RS; Meisler, MH. Neuroscience Letters. 2008; 433:65-70.

Topiramate or valproate in patients with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy: A randomized open-label comparison. Levisohn, PM; Holland, KD. Epilepsy and Behavior. 2007; 10:547-552.

Long-term seizure outcomes after pediatric temporal lobectomy: does brain MRI lesion matter?. Arya, R; Mangano, FT; Horn, PS; Kaul, SK; Kaul, SK; Roth, C; Leach, JL; Turner, M; Holland, KD; Greiner, HM. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics. 2019; 24:200-9.

Clinical, Neuroimaging, and Electrographic Predictors of Phenobarbital Failure in Newborns With Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy and Seizures. Dwivedi, D; Lin, N; Venkatesan, C; Kline-Fath, B; Holland, K; Schapiro, M. Journal of Child Neurology. 2019; 34:458-463.

Neuropsychological outcomes after resection of cortical sites with visual naming associated electrocorticographic high-gamma modulation. Arya, R; Roth, C; Leach, JL; Middeler, D; Wilson, JA; Vannest, J; Rozhkov, L; Greiner, HM; Buroker, J; Scholle, C; et al. Epilepsy Research. 2019; 151:17-23.

Development of information sharing in language neocortex in childhood-onset drug-resistant epilepsy. Arya, R; Ervin, B; Wilson, JA; Byars, AW; Rozhkov, L; Buroker, J; Horn, PS; Scholle, C; Fujiwara, H; Greiner, HM; et al. Epilepsia. 2019; 60:393-405.

Impact of radiotracer injection latency and seizure duration on subtraction ictal SPECT co-registered to MRI (SISCOM) performance in children. Aungaroon, G; Trout, A; Radhakrishnan, R; Horn, PS; Arya, R; Tenney, JR; Arthur, TM; Holland, KD; Mangano, FT; Leach, JL; et al. Clinical Neurophysiology. 2018; 129:1842-1848.

Ictal nose wiping in childhood absence epilepsy: A case series. Aungaroon, G; Arya, R; Arthur, TM; Holland, KD. Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 2018; 172:134-136.