Katrina  Peariso

Katrina Peariso

Assistant Professor of Clinical-Affiliate

Childrens Hospital Bldg R

COM Pediatrics Neurology - 0054

Stetson Building
Suite 2300
Cincinnati, Ohio 45219


Bachelor of Science, College of Charleston Charleston, SC, 1995 (Chemistry)

Ph D, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI, 2000 (Physical Inorganic Chemistry)

MD, University of New Mexico School of Medicine Albuquerque, NM, 2008

Residency, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Cincinnati, Ohio, 2010 (Pediatrics)

Fellowship, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Cincinnati, Ohio, 2013 (Child Neurology)

Fellowship, University of Cincinnati Medical Center Cincinnati, Ohio, 2016 (Neurocritical Care)

Research and Practice Interests

Pediatric Neurology

UC Health Clinical Focus


UC Health Specialities

Critical Care


Neurocritical Care


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology with Quality in Child Neurology)


United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties



Peer Reviewed Publications

Sánchez Fernández, Iván; Abend, Nicholas S; Agadi, Satish; An, Sookee; Arya, Ravindra; Brenton, James Nicholas; Carpenter, Jessica L; Chapman, Kevin E; Gaillard, William D; Glauser, Tracy A; Goodkin, Howard P; Kapur, Kush; Mikati, Mohamad A; Peariso, Katrina; Ream, Margie; Riviello, James; Tasker, Robert C; Loddenkemper, Tobias (2015. )Time from convulsive status epilepticus onset to anticonvulsant administration in children.Neurology, ,84 (23 ),2304-11

Plancher, Joao McONeil; Hufnagel, Robert B; Vagal, Achala; Peariso, Katrina; Saal, Howard M; Broderick, Joseph P Case of Small Vessel Disease Associated with COL4A1 Mutations following Trauma.Case reports in neurology, ,7 (2 ),142-147

Jiang, Yifei; Pun, Raymund Y K; Peariso, Katrina; Holland, Katherine D; Lian, Qingquan; Danzer, Steve C (2015. )Olfactory Bulbectomy Leads to the Development of Epilepsy in Mice.PloS one, ,10 (9 ),e0138178

Sánchez Fernández, Iván; Abend, Nicholas S; Agadi, Satish; An, Sookee; Arya, Ravindra; Carpenter, Jessica L; Chapman, Kevin E; Gaillard, William D; Glauser, Tracy A; Goldstein, David B; Goldstein, Joshua L; Goodkin, Howard P; Hahn, Cecil D; Heinzen, Erin L; Mikati, Mohamad A; Peariso, Katrina; Pestian, John P; Ream, Margie; Riviello, James J; Tasker, Robert C; Williams, Korwyn; Loddenkemper, Tobias (2014. )Gaps and opportunities in refractory status epilepticus research in children: a multi-center approach by the Pediatric Status Epilepticus Research Group (pSERG).Seizure, ,23 (2 ),87-97

Peariso, Katrina; Standridge, Shannon M; Hallinan, Barbara E; Leach, James L; Miles, Lili; Mangano, Francesco T; Greiner, Hansel M (2013. )Presentation, diagnosis and treatment of bilateral Rasmussen's encephalitis in a 12-year-old female.Epileptic disorders : international epilepsy journal with videotape, ,15 (3 ),324-32

Doonan, Christian J; Rubie, Nick D; Peariso, Katrina; Harris, Hugh H; Knottenbelt, Sushilla Z; George, Graham N; Young, Charles G; Kirk, Martin L (2008. )Electronic structure description of the cis-MoOS unit in models for molybdenum hydroxylases.Journal of the American Chemical Society, ,130 (1 ),55-65

Peariso, Katrina; Helton, Matthew E; Duesler, Eileen N; Shadle, Susan E; Kirk, Martin L (2007. )Sulfur K-edge spectroscopic investigation of second coordination sphere effects in oxomolybdenum-thiolates: relationship to molybdenum-cysteine covalency and electron transfer in sulfite oxidase.Inorganic chemistry, ,46 (4 ),1259-67

Bin-Salamon, Sofi; Brewer, Scott H; Depperman, Ezra C; Franzen, Stefan; Kampf, Jeff W; Kirk, Martin L; Kumar, R Krishna; Lappi, Simon; Peariso, Katrina; Preuss, Kathryn E; Shultz, David A (2006. )Testing bridge-mediated differences in dinuclear valence tautomeric behavior.Inorganic chemistry, ,45 (11 ),4461-7

Peariso, Katrina; Chohan, Balwant S; Carrano, Carl J; Kirk, Martin L (2003. )Synthesis and EPR characterization of new models for the one-electron reduced molybdenum site of sulfite oxidase.Inorganic chemistry, ,42 (20 ),6194-203

Kirk, Martin L; Peariso, Katrina (2003. )Recent applications of MCD spectroscopy to metalloenzymes. Current opinion in chemical biology, ,7 (2 ),220-7

McClure, Craig P; Rusche, Kristin M; Peariso, Katrina; Jackman, Jane E; Fierke, Carol A; Penner-Hahn, James E (2003. )EXAFS studies of the zinc sites of UDP-(3-O-acyl)-N-acetylglucosamine deacetylase (LpxC). Journal of inorganic biochemistry, ,94 (1-2 ),78-85

Peariso, Katrina; Huffman, David L; Penner-Hahn, James E; O'Halloran, Thomas V (2003. )The PcoC copper resistance protein coordinates Cu(I) via novel S-methionine interactions.Journal of the American Chemical Society, ,125 (2 ),342-3

Peariso, Katrina; McNaughton, Rebecca L; Kirk, Martin L (2002. )Active-site stereochemical control of oxygen atom transfer reactivity in sulfite oxidase. Journal of the American Chemical Society, ,124 (31 ),9006-7

Contact Information

Academic - Stetson Building
Suite 2300
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45219
Phone: 513-636-4222