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Fred Zar, M.D.

Fred Zar, M.D.

Current Position:
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Vice Head for Education, Department of Medicine

Education and Training:
University of Illinois College of Medicine
Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL (Residency)
University of Illinois at Chicago (Fellowship, Infectious Diseases)

Areas of Interest:
Medical Education
Clostridium Difficile Diarrhea
HIV Infection

Current Academic and/or Research Activities:

Recent Publications:

Zar FA, El-Bayoumi E, Yungbluth MM. Histologic proof of acalculous cholecystitis due to Cyclospora cayetanensis.
Clin Infect Dis. 2001 Dec 15;33(12):E140-1. Epub 2001 Nov 8.

Darwish Y, Mushannen B, Hussain KM, Nititham K, Dadkhah S, Atkinson J, Zar F, Kogan A. Pancardiac tuberculosis--a case report. Angiology. 1998 Feb;49(2):151-6.

Saravanakumar PS, Eslami P, Zar FA. Lymphocutaneous sporotrichosis associated with a squirrel bite: case report and review. Clin Infect Dis. 1996 Sep;23(3):647-8.

Zar FA. How involved is hospital administration in your P & T Committee? Hosp Formul. 1991 Sep;26(9):739.

Zar FA, Fernandez M. Failure of ketoconazole maintenance therapy for disseminated coccidioidomycosis in AIDS.
J Infect Dis. 1991 Oct;164(4):824-5.

Zar FA. Asymptomatic carrier state for cryptosporidium.
Am J Med. 1990 Oct;89(4):545-6.

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