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Jolan E. (Jolan) Walter, MD, PhD

Director, Pediatric Immunodeficiency Program Massachusetts General Hospital for Children

Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

  • Phone: 617-726-8707
Departments
Department of Pediatrics

Specialties

  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Food Allergy
  • Asthma
  • Allergy & Immunology
Clinical Interests
Immunodeficiency
Food allergy
Eosinophilic disorders
Clinical allergy
Asthma
Rhinitis/sinusitis
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Medical University of Pecs
PhD, University of Pecs
Residency, Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
Fellowship, Children's Hospital Boston
Board Certifications
Allergy & Immunology, American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Foreign Languages
Hungarian
Patient Age Group
Pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Yes

Publications

1.    Recent advances in Primary Immunodeficiencies: identification of novel genetic defects and unanticipated phenotypes. Pediatric Research 2009

Sesame allergy: role of specific IgE and skin-prick testing in predicting food challenge results. Allergy Asthma Proc. 2009 

Homozygous DNA Ligase IV R278H mutation in mice leads to leaky SCID and represents model for human LIG4 syndrome Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2010  

Expansion of immunoglobulin-secreting cells and defects in B cell tolerance in Rag-dependent immunodeficiency. Journal of Experimental Medicine 2010

The Food Allergy Center at Massachusetts General Hospital and MassGeneral Hospital for Children

With the hope of making a long-term impact in the field, The Food Allergy Center at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) has been established to diagnose and treat known and suspected cases of food allergies.

Boston Health & Fitness Expo

An estimated 65,000 individuals attended the Boston Health & Fitness Expo.

Human RAG deficiency: not just immunodeficiency

Human RAG deficiency: not just immunodeficiency; Novel insights into mechanisms of immune dysregulation

Reaction from the winner of the Pilot Feasibility Award, 2011

Jamie Micco, PhD, of the Department of Psychiatry, received the Research Pilot and Feasibility Award from the Research Council in July, 2011, and used it to support a study of the development of cognitive biases in young children (ages 4-7) of parents with a history of anxiety disorders.

Frontiers in Pediatrics Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition 2013

This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies: Patient care; Medical knowledge; Practice-based learning and improvement; Interpersonal and communication skills; Professionalism; Systems-based practice

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Fax: 617-724-2803

MassGeneral Hospital Cystic Fibrosis Center
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Boston, MA 02114-3130

Phone: 617-726-8707
Fax: 617-724-2803

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