Katherine Xiong, MD


  • Child Neurology: Stanford
  • Pediatric Residency: Stanford Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
  • Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical School
  • Undergraduate: Brown University



  • Epilepsy
  • Quality Improvement
  • Medical Education
  • Palliative Care



Gupta V, Bhinge KN, Hosain SB, Xiong K, Gu X, Shi R, Ho MY, Khoo KH, Li SC, Li YT, Ambudkar SV, Jazwinski SM, and Liu YY. Ceramide Glycosylation by Glucosylceramide Synthase Selectively Maintains the Properties of Breast Cancer Stem Cells. (2012) Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287 (44): 37195-37205.

Dingle YTL, Xiong K, Machan JT, Seymour KA, Ellisor D, Hoffman-Kim D, Zervas M. Quantitative Analysis of Dopamine Neuron Subtypes Generated from Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells. bioRxiv 093419; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/093419

White MC, Schroeder R, Zhu K, Xiong K, McConkey DJ. HRI-mediated translational repression reduces proteotoxicity and sensitivity to bortezomib in human pancreatic cancer cells. (2018) Oncogene.


Xiong K, Horsager-Boehrer R. Improving Physician Behavior with an Obstetric Dashboard. Presented at the 2017 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2017.


American Academy of Neurology’s Medical Student Prize for Excellence (2018)
UT Southwestern Medical School

Alpha Omega Alpha Society (2017)
UT Southwestern Medical School

Gold Humanism Honor Society (2017)
UT Southwestern Medical School

Southwestern Medical Foundation Scholarship (2014-2018)
UT Southwestern Medical School

North Dallas Shared Ministries Student Grant (2016)
UT Southwestern Medical School

UT Southwestern Summer Medical Student Research Scholarship (2015)
UT Southwestern Medical School

Sigma Xi: The Scientific Research Society (2014)
Brown University

Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society (2014)
Brown University


  • Baking and cooking
  • Dance
  • Hiking