Ben Z. Katz, MD

Attending Physician, Infectious Disease, Medical Director, Travel Immunization Clinic; Co-Medical Director, Adoption Clinic; Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Special Interests

Epstein-Barr virus, infections in transplant recipients, chronic fatigue syndrome, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), travel immunizations, viral infections, adenovirus infections, chronic granulomatous disease​

Research Interests

Pathophysiology of viral infections; chronic fatigue syndrome

Biographical Information

Professional Organizations

Society for Pediatric Research, Infectious Diseases Society of America

Medical School

New York University School of Medicine, 1980

Postgraduate Training

Fellowship in infectious disease, Yale University School of Medicine, 1983-1986; Residency in pediatrics, New York University Medical Center, 1980-1983


Board certified in: Pediatric Infectious Diseases, General Pediatrics

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