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Carolina Z. Marcus, M.D.

Pulmonary

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (305) 588-7916

Office: (585) 486-0147

Fax: (585) 486-0673

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

~I am interested in the education of the community at large on food allergies, eczema, the appropriate use of epinephrine for anaphylaxis, and safety for food-allergic individuals in public settings such as schools.
~I am interested in bettering the current management of our kids with eosinophilic GI disorders.

Research

~In fellowship, my research focused on B cell homeostasis and the role of T follicular helper cells in patients with common variable immunodeficiency.
~I am interested in the role of vitamin D in prevention or amelioration of asthma in children
~I am interested in food allergy research, in particular with regard to oral desensitization to foods.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

  • Assistant Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

  • Allergy and Immunology - American Board of Allergy and Immunology
  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

2001
BS | University of Miami
Biology

2005
MD | University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2014 - 08/31/2015
Fellowship in Sleep Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2009 - 08/11/2011
Fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2009 - 08/11/2011
Fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2014 - 08/31/2015
Fellowship in Sleep Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2012 - 2014
Jules Cohen Deans Teaching Fellowship
Location: University of Rochester Medical Center

2011 - 2011
AAAAI
Sponsor: Basic & Clinical Immunology Poster Presentation
Location: San Francisco, CA

2009
Strong Star Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester Medical Center
Location: Rochester, NY

2007
Strong Star Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester Medical Center
Location: Rochester, NY

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Publications

Journal Articles

2011
Marcus C; Dhillon G; Anolik JH. "B Cell Immunology for the Clinician." The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2011; 30(2): 158-160.

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Videos

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SECOND OPINION | Food Allergies Myth or Medicine | BCBS