Rohit K. Katial
Associate Vice President for Clinical Research and Industry Relationships
Co-Director, The Cohen Family Asthma Institute
Professor of Medicine
Helen Wohlberg & Herman Lambert Chair in Pharmacokinetics
Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Department of Medicine
  • 5280 Top Doctors 2016 (6th year)
  • Recognized as a 5280 Top Doctor (6th year)
  • America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd.
  • Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc.
  • Best Doctors in America® 2015 — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
  • Special Interests

    Research Interests

    Asthma airway inflammation and biomarkers.

    Education

    Education
    Georgetown University School of Medicine (Washington, DC), MD
    Catholic University of America (Washington, DC), BEE
    Georgetown University (Washington DC), BS, Physics
    Residency
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center (Washington, DC), Clinical Laboratory Immunology
    Fitzsimons AMC/National Jewish Health (Denver, CO), Allergy & Immunology
    Eisenhower Army Medical Center (Fort Gordon, GA), Internal Medicine

    Awards & Recognition

    September 2015: Castle Connolly Top Doctors
    August 2015: Selected to the Top Doctors by 5280: Denver’s Magazine
    August 2015: 2015 US News and World Report Top Doctor Award for Allergy and Immunology
    August 2014: 2014 US News and World Report Top Doctor Award for Allergy and Immunology
    August 2014: Selected to the Top Doctors by 5280: Denver’s Magazine
    May 2014: 2014 Best Doctors in America List
    August 2013: 2013 US News and World Report Top Doctor Award for Allergy and Immunology
    August 2013: Selected to the Top Doctors by 5280: Denver’s Magazine
    September 2012: Castle Connolly Top Doctors
    August 2012: Selected to the Top Doctors by 5280: Denver’s Magazine
    August 2012: 2012 US News and World Report Top Doctor Award for Allergy and Immunology
    September 2011: Castle Connolly Top Doctors
    September 2011: Elected to Best Doctors in America® 2011-2012 database
    August 2011: 2011 US News and World Report Top Doctor Award for Allergy and Immunology

    Board Certification

    1994, 2004, 2014: American Board of Internal Medicine
    1997, 2007: American Board of Allergy & Immunology
    1997: Specialty Certification in Clinical Laboratory Immunology
    1989, 1991, 1992: National Board of Medical Examiners, Parts I, II, III

    Professional Memberships

    1994-Present: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, Fellow (FAAAAI)
    1994-Present: American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Fellow (FACAAI)
    1991-Present: American College of Physicians, Fellow (FACP)
    1997-Present: Clinical Immunology Society

    Publications

    Zerbe CS, Marciano BE, Katial RK, Santos CB, Adamo N, Hsu AP, Hanks ME, Darnell DN, Quezado MM, Frein C, Barnhart LA, Anderson VL, Uzel G, Freeman AF, Lisco A, Nath A, Major EO, Sampaio EP, Holland SM. Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy in Primary Immune Deficiencies: Stat1 Gain of Function and Review of the Literature.  Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Apr 15;62(8):986-94.

    Gitomer SA, Fountain CR, Kingdom TT, Getz AE, Sillau SH, Katial RK, Ramakrishnan VR.  Clinical Examination of Tissue Eosinophilia in Patients with Chronic Rhinosinusitis and Nasal Polyposis. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016 Mar 15. pii: 0194599816637856.

    Katial RK, Martucci M, Burnett T, Faino A, Finkas L, Liu S,  Alam R.  Non-steroidal Antiinflammatory Induced Inhibition of STAT-6 phosphorylation in Aspirin Exacerbated Respiratory Disease.  J Allergy Clin Immunol.  2016 Feb 23. pii: S0091-6749(16)00110-X.

    Stitt J, Katial R. Venom Allergy.  J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2016 Jan-Feb;4(1):184-5.

    Dunn NM, Katial RK, Hoyte, FCL. Vocal Cord Dysfunction: A Review. Asthma Research and Practice. 2015 Sept 22(1:9):1-8.

    Academic Affiliations

    Professor of Medicine, National Jewish Health and University of Colorado Denver

    Teaching & Professional Positions

    Present: Associate Vice President of Clinical Research & Industry Relationships
    Present: Co-Director Cohen Asthma Institute
    Present: Medical Staff President

    Conflicts of Interest

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    Contact Information

    • Office: 877.225.5654

     

    Locations

    • National Jewish Health Main Campus
      1400 Jackson St.
      Denver, CO 80206

    Patient Ratings

    The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
     

    Friendliness
    4.6

    Recommended to others
    4.6

    Explanation of problem/condition
    4.3

    Shows concerns for your questions
    4.4

    Includes you in decisions
    4.5

    Spoke using clear language
    4.6

    Amount of time spent with you
    4.4

    Confidence in your doctor
    4.6
     

    Comments

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    National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2016
    Excellent care and felt he truly understood and cared by Dr. Katial