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Nana S. Fenny, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Nana Fenny, MD, MPH, cares for infants, children, teens and adults with allergies and immune system disorders. She specializes in the diagnosis and management of allergic rhinitis (also known as seasonal allergies or hay fever), eczema, asthma, food allergy and other allergic diseases.

Dr. Fenny's research interests include physicians' use of social media, as well as ways to improve quality in outpatient care. She also studied the association between acetaminophen use and risk of asthma morbidity in Latino youth.

Practice Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine
Comer Children’s Hospital
5721 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Little Company of Mary
Mary Potter Physicians Pavilion
2850 W. 95th Street
Evergreen Park, IL 60805

Year Started Practice

2013

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Allergy and Immunology

Medical School

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Internship and Residency

The University of Chicago Medicine

Fellowship

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Additional Graduate Degrees

MPH, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Memberships

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
American College of Physicians

Languages Spoken

English

Email

nfenny@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu

Office Phone

(773) 834-4010

Office Fax

(773) 834-8120

Office Postal Address

Nana S. Fenny, MD, MPH
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 5042
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

Nana Fenny, Leslie Grammer. Idiopathic Anaphylaxis. Immunol Allergy Clin N AM. Vol 35, Issue 2, 2015

Nana Fenny, Ves Dimov, Thomas Casale. Recombinant and Modified Vaccines and Adjuvants Used for
Allergen Immunotherapy. Allergens and Allergen Immunotherapy. 5th Edition. Lockey and Ledford CRC Press.February 19, 2014

Nana Fenny, Kris McGrath; “A Case of ANCA negative Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss) presenting with myocarditis and pulmonary infiltrates.’ Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Vol 111, Issue 5, Supplement. November, 2013

Nana Fenny, Ves Dimov, Raoul Wolf; “Rapid Growth of Twitter use by Allergists and Immunologists for
Professional Purposes.” Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Vol 109, Issue 5, Supplement. November, 2012

Nana Fenny, Ves Dimov, Raoul Wolf; “Characteristics of the Professional Use of the Social Network Twitter by Allergists and Immunologists.” Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Vol 107, Issue 5, Supplement. November, 2011