Eugene Hurwitz, M.D.

About Eugene
Primary Service:
  • Allergy/Immunology
Secondary Service:
  • Pediatrics
Areas of Interest
  • Viral Epidemiology, including: influenza; hepatitis A, B & C; parvovirus, respiratory syncytial virus. 
  • Principal Investigator – Multicenter (60) study of Reye Syndrome & Medications Assessment of Vaccine adverse events – Hepatitis B & Influenza 
  • Clinical trials experience 
  • Evaluation Field Site for Hepatitis A Vaccine (for Merck Sharpe & Dohme) 
  • Coordinated post marketing assessment of hepatitis B immunogenicity in high-risk populations. (older, obese and smoking individuals) 
  • Comparison of Immunogenicity of Hepatitis B vaccine (Engerix & Recombivax) in high-risk populations (2000 subjects enrolled). 
  • Coordinated immunogenicity studies assessing hepatitis B and other vaccines. 
  • Cellular immunology (Viral) – cellular immune response to measles infection and vaccination 
  • CDC – FDA Liaison-Reye Syndrome
Residency
  • Pediatrics, Los Angeles, CA - 1978
  • Preventive Medicine, - 1979
Fellowship
  • Allergy/Immunology (Infectious Diseases), - 1988
  • Summer Research, CA - 1971

Eugene S. Hurwitz, M.D. is a well-established allergist who has been practicing in Carrollton and Villa Rica, Georgia since 1995.

Dr. Hurwitz received his medical degree from the St. Louis University School of Medicine in 1975. He completed his preventive medicine residency at the Centers for Disease Control in 1981 and his fellowship in allergy/immunology at the National Institutes of Health in 1990. From 1991 to early 1995, Dr. Hurwitz was employed by an allergy practice in east Cobb.

Dr. Hurwitz has published numerous articles on his clinical research and is a frequent speaker at meetings of his specialty’s professional societies.

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