Ben Katz

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Ben Z. Katz, MD is a pediatric infectious disease specialist and a Professor at Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois. His research interests include the pathophysiology of viral infections in immunocompromised vs. normal hosts, post-Epstein-Barr virus (chronic) fatigue syndrome, chronic granulomatous disease and HIV.[1]

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Dr Katz was a reviewer for the 2015 report produced by the Institute of Medicine's Committee on Diagnostic Criteria for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.[2]

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2300 N Childrens Plz
Bot 20
Chicago, IL 60614

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  1. http://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/faculty-profiles/az/profile.html?xid=12655
  2. https://www.nap.edu/resource/19012/MECFS_Powerpoint.pdf
  3. Kristen D. Gleason, Jamie Stoothoff, Damani McClellan, Stephanie McManimen, Taylor Thorpe, Ben Z. Katz, Leonard A. Jason. Int.J. Behav. Med. (2018). doi:10.1007/s12529-018-9732-1
  4. Katz, Ben Z; Collin, Simon M; Murphy, Gabrielle; Moss-Morris, Rona; Wyller, Vegard Bruun; Wensaas, Knut-Arne; Hautvast, Jeannine LA; Bleeker-Rovers, Chantal P; Vollmer-Conna, Uté; Buchwald, Dedra; Taylor, Renée; Little, Paul; Crawley, Esther; White, Peter D; Lloyd, Andrew (2018), "The international collaborative on fatigue following infection (COFFI)", Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health & Behavior, 6, doi:10.1080/21641846.2018.1426086 
  5. Jason, Leonard A; Katz, Ben; Gleason, Kristen; McManimen, Stephanie; Sunnquist, Madison; Thorpe, Taylor (2017), "A Prospective Study of Infectious Mononucleosis in College Students" (PDF), International Journal of Psychiatry, 2 
  6. Harvey, Jeanna M; Broderick, Gordon; Bowie, Alanna; Barnes, Zachary M; Katz, Ben Z; O'Gorman, Maurice R; Vernon, Suzanne D; Fletcher, Mary Ann; Klimas, Nancy; Taylor, Renee (2016), "Tracking post-infectious fatigue in clinic using routine Lab tests", BMC Pediatrics, 16 (54), doi:10.1186/s12887-016-0596-8 
  7. Russell, Lindsey; Broderick, Gordon; Taylor, Renee; Fernandes, Henrique; Harvey, Jeanna; Barnes, Zachary; Smylie, AnneLiese; Collado, Fanny; Balbin, Elizabeth; Katz, Ben; Klimas, Nancy; Fletcher, Mary Ann (2016), "Illness progression in chronic fatigue syndrome: a shifting immune baseline", BMC Immunology, doi:10.1186/s12865-016-0142-3 
  8. Williams-Harmon, Y. J., Jason, L. A., & Katz, B. Z. (2016). Incidence of Infectious Mononucleosis in Universities and U.S. Military. Settings. Journal of Diagnostic Techniques and Biomedical Analysis, 5(1), 10.4172/2469–5653.1000113.
  9. Jason, Leonard A; Katz, Ben Z.; Mears, Cynthia J.; Jantke, Rachel; Brown, Abby; Sunnquist, Madison; O’Connor, Kelly (2015), "Issues in Estimating Rates of Pediatric Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis in a Community-based Sample", Avicenna Journal of Neuropsychophysiology, 2 (4), doi:10.17795/ajnpp-37281 
  10. Katz, Ben; Jason, Leonard A (Feb 2013), "Chronic fatigue syndrome following infections in adolescents", Curr Opin Pediatr, 25 (1): 95-102, doi:10.1097/MOP.0b013e32835c1108 
  11. Broderick, Gordon; Katz, Ben Z; Fernandes, Henrique; Fletcher, Mary Ann; Klimas, Nancy; Smith, Frederick A; O'Gorman, Maurice RG; Vernon, Suzanne D; Taylor, Renee (2012), "Cytokine expression profiles of immune imbalance in post-mononucleosis chronic fatigue", Journal of Translational Medicine, 10 (191), doi:10.1186/1479-5876-10-191 
  12. Katz, Ben Z.; Stewart, Julian M.; Shiraishi, Yukiko; Mears, Cynthia J.; Taylor, Renee (2012), "Orthostatic Tolerance Testing in a Prospective Cohort of Adolescents With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Recovered Controls Following Infectious Mononucleosis", Clinical Pediatrics, 51 (9): 835 - 839, doi:10.1177/0009922812455094 
  13. Taylor, R. R., O’Brien, J., Kielhofner, G., Lee, S.-W., Katz, B., & Mears, C. (2010). The occupational and quality of life consequences of chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis in young people. The British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 73(11), 524–530. doi:10.4276/030802210X12892992239233
  14. Jordan, Karen M.; Huang, Cheng-Fang; Jason, Leonard A.; Richman, Judith; Mears, Cynthia J.; McCready, William; Katz, Ben Z.; Ayers, Penny M.; Rademaker, Alfred; Taylor, Kari K. (2006), "Prevalence of Pediatric Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in a Community-Based Sample", Journal of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, 13 (2-3): 75-78, doi:10.1300/J092v13n02_04 


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