Kathleen Y. Wang, MD

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Kathleen Y. Wang, MD, is a fellow with the Division of Allergy at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Internship

Pediatrics - Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Residency

Pediatrics - Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Fellowship

Allergy and Immunology - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Fellow

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2018

Wang KY, Sindher SB, Stinson R, DaVeiga SP. (in press). Efficacy and safety of omalizumab in pediatric patients with high immunoglobulin E levels: A case series. Allergy Asthma Proc. 2018; 39(4): 289-291.

2017

Dubrocq G, Wang K, Spaeder M, Hahn A. Septic Shock Secondary to Chikungunya Virus in a 3-Month-Old Traveler Returning From Honduras. J Pediatric Infec Dis Soc. 2017; 6(3):e158-160.

2015

Twichell S., Wang K, Robinson H, Acebal M, Sharma H. Food Allergy Knowledge and Attitudes among School Nurses in an Urban Public School District. Children. 2015; 2(3): 330-341.

2012

Hiroto I, Coustan-Smith E, Cao X, Pounds S, Shurtleff S, Wang K, Raimondi SC, Onciu M, Jacobsen J, Ribeiro RC, Dahl GV, Bowman WP, Taub JW, Degar B, Leung W, Downing JR, Pui CH, Rubnitz JE, Campana D.  Comparative Analysis of Different Approaches to Measure Treatment Response in Acute Myeloid Leukemia. J Clin Onco. 2012; 30(29):3625-32. 

Posters and Presentations

2018

Wang KY, Lee J, Ruffner M, Molleston JM, Chi Y, Romanski K, Cianferoni A, Fiedler J, Gober LM, Heimall J, Pawlowski NA, Ram GS, Saltzman RW, Spergel JM, Brownn-Whitehorn TF.  Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome Food Challenges: The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Experience. Poster session presented at: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting; 2018 Mar 4; Orlando, FL.

Wang KY, Friedman DF, DaVeiga SP. Immediate Hypersensitivity Reaction to Human Serum Albumin in a Patient Undergoing Plasmapheresis. Poster session presented at: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting; 2018 Mar 2; Orlando, FL.

2017

Wang KY, Sindher S, Stinson R, Devine PM, DaVeiga SP. Omalizumab Remains Efficacious in a Pediatric Population with Asthma Despite Variable Adherence. Poster session presented at: American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting; 2017 Oct 29; Boston, MA.

2016

Wang KY, Huang KH, Takach PA, Fadugba O, Apter AJ, Kelsen JR, Jyonouchi S, Sullivan KE. An Adult with Enteritis and Hypogammaglobulinemia Found to Have Heterozygous STXBP2 Mutation. Poster session presented at: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting; 2017 Mar 6; Atlanta, GA.

Wang KY, Ruffner MA, Brown-Whitehorn TF, Spergel JM. Anaphylaxis to Intralipid After Bone Marrow Transplant. Poster session presented at: American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting; 2016 Nov13; San Francisco, CA.

Awards and Honors

2014-2015, Excellence in Teaching Award, Pediatric Residency
2011-2013, Hobart Amory Hare Honor Medical Society
2012-2013, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and Institutional Committees

Fellowship Program Evaluation Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2016-present, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
2016-present, American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
2016-present, Pennsylvania Allergy and Asthma Association