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.

Prospective validation of a machine learning model that uses provider notes to identify candidates for resective epilepsy surgery. Wissel, BD; Greiner, HM; Glauser, TA; Holland-Bouley, KD; Mangano, FT; Santel, D; Faist, R; Zhang, N; Pestian, JP; Szczesniak, RD; et al. Epilepsia. 2020; 61:39-48.

Electrical stimulation mapping of language with stereo-EEG. Arya, R; Ervin, B; Dudley, J; Buroker, J; Rozhkov, L; Scholle, C; Horn, PS; Vannest, J; Byars, AW; Leach, JL; et al. Epilepsy and Behavior. 2019; 99:106395-106395.

A model for visual naming based on spatiotemporal dynamics of ECoG high-gamma modulation. Arya, R; Babajani-Feremi, A; Byars, AW; Vannest, J; Greiner, HM; Wheless, JW; Mangano, FT; Holland, KD. Epilepsy and Behavior. 2019; 99:106455-106455.

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.