Kendall Nash, MD

Pediatric neurologist

Dr. Kendall Nash is a pediatric neurologist whose primary focus is the delivery of the highest quality neurological care for hospitalized children. As a pediatric "neurohospitalist" with specialty training in epilepsy, her special interests range from quality improvement work to EEG monitoring in critically ill children.

Nash received her medical degree at UCSF. Subsequently, she completed a residency in child neurology and fellowship in epilepsy, also at UCSF. She is board certified in neurology, with added qualifications in child neurology. Nash is the recipient of numerous awards, including the UCSF Exceptional Physician Award. She is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and Child Neurology Society.

Board Certification

Neurology - Child Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Academic Title

Assistant Professor

More about Kendall Nash

Education

UCSF School of Medicine 2004

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. McBain KL, Payne ET, Sharma R, Frndova H, Abend NS, Sánchez SM, Gallentine WB, Cornett KM, Nash KB, Snead OC, Parshuram CS, Hutchison JS, Hahn CD. Strategies to Maximize Enrollment in a Prospective Study of Comatose Children in the PICU. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2016 Mar; 17(3):246-50.
  2. Wietstock SO, Bonifacio SL, Sullivan JE, Nash KB, Glass HC. Continuous Video Electroencephalographic (EEG) Monitoring for Electrographic Seizure Diagnosis in Neonates: A Single-Center Study. J Child Neurol. 2016 Mar; 31(3):328-32.
  3. Sands TT, Nash K, Tong S, Sullivan J. Focal seizures in children with anti-NMDA receptor antibody encephalitis. Epilepsy Res. 2015 May; 112:31-6.
  4. Yang A, Arndt DH, Berg RA, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Dlugos DJ, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Loddenkemper T, Matsumoto JH, Nash KB, Payne ET, Sánchez Fernández I, Shults J, Topjian AA, Williams K, Wusthoff CJ, Abend NS. Development and validation of a seizure prediction model in critically ill children. Seizure. 2015 Feb; 25:104-11.
  5. Sánchez Fernández I, Abend NS, Arndt DH, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Cornett KM, Dlugos DJ, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Matsumoto JH, McBain K, Nash KB, Payne E, Sánchez SM, Williams K, Loddenkemper T. Electrographic seizures after convulsive status epilepticus in children and young adults: a retrospective multicenter study. J Pediatr. 2014 Feb; 164(2):339-46.e1-2.
  6. Sánchez SM, Arndt DH, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Cornett KM, Dlugos DJ, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Loddenkemper T, Matsumoto JH, McBain K, Nash KB, Payne E, Sánchez Fernández I, Shults J, Williams K, Yang A, Abend NS. Electroencephalography monitoring in critically ill children: current practice and implications for future study design. Epilepsia. 2013 Aug; 54(8):1419-27.
  7. Abend NS, Arndt DH, Carpenter JL, Chapman KE, Cornett KM, Gallentine WB, Giza CC, Goldstein JL, Hahn CD, Lerner JT, Loddenkemper T, Matsumoto JH, McBain K, Nash KB, Payne E, Sánchez SM, Fernández IS, Shults J, Williams K, Yang A, Dlugos DJ. Electrographic seizures in pediatric ICU patients: cohort study of risk factors and mortality. Neurology. 2013 Jul 23; 81(4):383-91.
  8. Abend NS, Chapman KE, Gallentine WB, Goldstein J, Hyslop AE, Loddenkemper T, Nash KB, Riviello JJ, Hahn CD. Electroencephalographic monitoring in the pediatric intensive care unit. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2013 Mar; 13(3):330.
  9. Nash KB, Josephson SA, Sun K, Ferriero DM. Should there be pediatric neurohospitalists? Neurology. 2013 Mar 05; 80(10):957-62.
  10. Glass HC, Nash KB, Bonifacio SL, Barkovich AJ, Ferriero DM, Sullivan JE, Cilio MR. Seizures and magnetic resonance imaging-detected brain injury in newborns cooled for hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy. J Pediatr. 2011 Nov; 159(5):731-735.e1.
  11. Nash KB, Bonifacio SL, Glass HC, Sullivan JE, Barkovich AJ, Ferriero DM, Cilio MR. Video-EEG monitoring in newborns with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy treated with hypothermia. Neurology. 2011 Feb 08; 76(6):556-62.
  12. Lee J, Croen LA, Lindan C, Nash KB, Yoshida CK, Ferriero DM, Barkovich AJ, Wu YW. Predictors of outcome in perinatal arterial stroke: a population-based study. Ann Neurol. 2005 Aug; 58(2):303-8.

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