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Pooja N. Patel, DO


  • Attending Physician, Rheumatology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
  • Instructor of Pediatrics (Rheumatology), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Education and Background

  • Fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology, Texas Children's Hospital 2017-2020
  • Residency in Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center 2014-2017
  • DO, Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine 2014

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Child Neurology: Reversible Dementia in an 18-Year-Old Woman Due to Undiagnosed Cobalamin-G Deficiency: A Case Report.

Basic and Preclinical Science

Research Interests

Microbiome, Host-Microbial Interactions, Infectious Diseases, Molecular Pathogenesis

Recent Publication

Nasal Dysbiosis in Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma Is Characterized by Shifts in Relative Abundances of Non-Staphylococcus Bacteria.

Community, Population Health, and Outcomes

Research Interests

Health Policy, Healthcare Quality, Health Disparities, Outcome Measures

Recent Publication

Translating the Value of the Academic Surgeon Into Salary, Time, and Resources.

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Metabolic independence drives gut microbial colonization and resilience in health and disease.

Clinical and Community Trials

Research Interests

Fetal Health, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Congenital Anomalies, Prenatal Counseling, Neoplasms

Recent Publication

Workflow for Management of Gonadal Neoplasm in Two Patients with Differences of Sex Development Enrolled in an Experimental Gonadal Tissue Cryopreservation Protocol.

Research Interests

Integrative Medicine, Complementary Approaches to Care