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Kenneth D. Katz, MD, FAAEM, ABMT

Job Title Division Chief, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Medical Toxicology
Job Title Medical Director, Pittsburgh Poison Center
Job Title Fellowship Director, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Medical Toxicology
Job Title Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine
Job Title Clinical Instructor, West Virginia University School of Medicine
Job Title Medical Toxicologist, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical Toxicology Service, Department of Emergency Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 1
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-8431 Phone
412-692-5558 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1996 State University of New York, Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY
 

Residency:

2001 Emergency and Internal Medicine, Christiana Care Health Systems, Newark, DE
 

Fellowship:

2003 Medical Toxicology, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

Memberships

  • American Academy Emergency Medicine     
  • American College Medical Toxicology

Board Certifications

  • Medical Toxicology
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Awards

  • ACMT Jazz Pharmaceuticals Research Award
  • Medical-Dental Staff Research Award, 3rd Place

Publications

  • Mumma BE, Shellenbarger D, Callaway CW, Katz KD, Guyette FX, Rittenberger JC. Neurologic recovery following cardiac arrest due to carbon monoxide poisoning. Resuscitation. 2009 Apr 30.
  • Sanders RW, Katz KD, Suyama J, Akhtar J, O'Toole KS, Corll D, Ladenburger RN. Seizure during Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Carbon Monoxide Toxicity: A Case Series and Five-year Experience. J Emerg Med. 2009 Apr 14.
  • Adler, P, Lynch M,  Katz K, Lyons JM, Ochoa J, King C. Hypothermia: An Unusual Indication for Gastric Lavage.  JEM March 19,  2009.

    View Dr. Katz's full list of publications from PubMed.

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Highest reported ethanol level in an infant
  • Survival of verapamil-poisoned rats with triidothyronine (T3)
Last Update
October 13, 2011
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