• Pediatric Epilepsy/Seizures
• Dietary therapies including the Ketogenic Diet for epilepsy
• Seizures and the developing brain
• Improving health care delivery for youth with epilepsy
• Transitioning care for young adults with seizures
• Medical Education for Child Neurology Residents
- Clinical Associate Professor, Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine
- Active Staff Hospital Privileges, Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center
- Tufts University School of Medicine, MD
- Boston University, BSc
- Published on 5/7/2019
Kuban KCK, Jara H, O'Shea TM, Heeren T, Joseph RM, Fichorova RN, Alshamrani K, Aakil A, Beaulieu F, Horn M, Douglass LM, Frazier JA, Hirtz D, Rollins JV, Cochran D, Paneth N. Association of Circulating Proinflammatory and Anti-inflammatory Protein Biomarkers in Extremely Preterm Born Children with Subsequent Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging Volumes and Cognitive Function at Age 10 Years. J Pediatr. 2019 May 07. PMID: 31076229.
- Published on 4/20/2019
Bangma JT, Kwiatkowski E, Psioda M, Santos HP, Hooper SR, Douglass L, Joseph RM, Frazier JA, Kuban KCK, O'Shea TM, Fry RC. Early life antecedents of positive child health among 10-year-old children born extremely preterm. Pediatr Res. 2019 Apr 20. PMID: 31005057.
- Published on 3/27/2019
Singh R, Douglass LM, O'Shea TM, Stafstrom CE, Allred EN, Engelke S, Shah B, Leviton A, Hereen TC, Kuban KCK. Antecedents of epilepsy and seizures among children born at extremely low gestational age. J Perinatol. 2019 Mar 27. PMID: 30918341.
- Published on 8/15/2018
Nuss S, Camayd-Muñoz C, Jonas R, Wenger JK, Sewell K, Montouris G, Douglass L. Defining the Virtual Patient-Centered Medical Home. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2018 Nov; 57(13):1592-1596. PMID: 30111172.
- Published on 8/2/2018
Bangma JT, Kwiatkowski E, Psioda M, Santos HP, Hooper SR, Douglass L, Joseph RM, Frazier JA, Kuban KCK, O'Shea TM, Fry RC. Assessing Positive Child Health among Individuals Born Extremely Preterm. J Pediatr. 2018 11; 202:44-49.e4. PMID: 30078720.
- Published on 7/18/2018
Kuban KCK, Heeren T, O'Shea TM, Joseph RM, Fichorova RN, Douglass L, Jara H, Frazier JA, Hirtz D, Taylor HG, Rollins JV, Paneth N. Among Children Born Extremely Preterm a Higher Level of Circulating Neurotrophins Is Associated with Lower Risk of Cognitive Impairment at School Age. J Pediatr. 2018 10; 201:40-48.e4. PMID: 30029870.
- Published on 5/29/2018
O'Shea TM, Joseph RM, Allred EN, Taylor HG, Leviton A, Heeren T, Douglass LM, Frazier JA, Jara H, Kuban KCK. Accuracy of the Bayley-II mental development index at 2 years as a predictor of cognitive impairment at school age among children born extremely preterm. J Perinatol. 2018 Jul; 38(7):908-916. PMID: 29808002.
- Published on 11/13/2017
Hirschberger RG, Kuban KCK, O'Shea TM, Joseph RM, Heeren T, Douglass LM, Stafstrom CE, Jara H, Frazier JA, Hirtz D, Rollins JV, Paneth N. Co-occurrence and Severity of Neurodevelopmental Burden (Cognitive Impairment, Cerebral Palsy, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and Epilepsy) at Age Ten Years in Children Born Extremely Preterm. Pediatr Neurol. 2018 02; 79:45-52. PMID: 29310907.
- Published on 5/18/2017
Douglass LM, Heeren TC, Stafstrom CE, DeBassio W, Allred EN, Leviton A, O'Shea TM, Hirtz D, Rollins J, Kuban K. Cumulative Incidence of Seizures and Epilepsy in Ten-Year-Old Children Born Before 28 Weeks' Gestation. Pediatr Neurol. 2017 Aug; 73:13-19. PMID: 28619377.
- Published on 10/24/2016
Kuban KC, Joseph RM, O'Shea TM, Heeren T, Fichorova RN, Douglass L, Jara H, Frazier JA, Hirtz D, Rollins JV, Paneth N. Circulating Inflammatory-Associated Proteins in the First Month of Life and Cognitive Impairment at Age 10 Years in Children Born Extremely Preterm. J Pediatr. 2017 Jan; 180:116-123.e1. PMID: 27788929.
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