Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
C Allan Pratt, MD, MPH

C Allan Pratt, MD, MPH

Health System Clinician of Pediatrics

Focus of Work

Bio

Originally from California, my undergraduate degree is in Bioengineering from the University of California, Berkeley. Medical and Masters of Public Health Degrees were then obtained from Tufts University in Boston. Residency was in general Pediatrics at the Naval Hospital, Portsmouth Virginia prior to 3 years of general Pediatric practice in the Navy, primarily in Japan. Fellowship in Pediatric GI was then taken at Stanford University. Following this, I was in solo, private practice in ge...[Read full text]Originally from California, my undergraduate degree is in Bioengineering from the University of California, Berkeley. Medical and Masters of Public Health Degrees were then obtained from Tufts University in Boston. Residency was in general Pediatrics at the Naval Hospital, Portsmouth Virginia prior to 3 years of general Pediatric practice in the Navy, primarily in Japan. Fellowship in Pediatric GI was then taken at Stanford University. Following this, I was in solo, private practice in general Pediatric GI for 6 years each in Alaska and then Arizona before moving to Chicago and joining Lurie Children's Hospital staff.[Shorten text]

Academic Focus

Clinical studies relating to nutrition, fitness and food allergy.

Clinical Focus

Interest is in nutrition, nutritional deficiencies and the impact of nutrition and food allergy on disease. Additional interests include optimizing patient's weight and fitness level.

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Education and Certification

  • MPH: Tufts University School of Medicine, Public Health (1993)
  • MD: Tufts University School of Medicine (1993)
  • Internship: Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Pediatrics (1994)
  • Residency: Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Pediatrics (1996)

Contact

312/227-4337

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 86
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611