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Abraham Gedalia, MD

Professor of Pediatrics
Head, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology

Department of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital
200 Henry Clay Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: (504) 896-2723
Fax: (504) 568-2720


MD - 1970
Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel


Dr. Gedalia has a primary responsibility in the Department of Pediatrics, but fully participates in the academic activities of the Section of Rheumatology.

Residency: Soroka Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel, 1973-1978

Pediatric Academic Fellowship: University of Rochester, NY, 1982-1983

Fellowship, Rheumatology: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1983-1985

Board Certification: Pediatrics, Pediatric Rheumatology.

Research Interests Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Juvenile Dermatomyositis
Kawasaki Disease
Additional Info Publications at PubMed