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Name
Baltazar Espiritu
Degree
M.D.
Rank
Associate Professor
Primary Department
Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology
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Specialties
Asthma
Hay Fever
Hives
Allergic Disease
Allergies
Allergy Treatment
Allergist
Locations
Loyola Center for Health at Oakbrook Terrace
Loyola Outpatient Center
Certifications
American Board of Allergy & Immunology
Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty
American Board of Internal Medicine
Education
Medical School
University of Santo Tomas
Residencies
Chicago Medical School Affiliated Hospitals, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowships
Loyola University Medical Center, Allergy & Immunology
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Allergy & Immunology
VA Medical Center, Hines, Internal Medicine: Rheumatology
Hobbies
Computer Image Processing
Computers
Cooking
Publications
McNulty,J. A.; Espiritu,B. R.; Hoyt,A. E.; Ensminger,D. C.; Chandrasekhar,A. J.Associations between formative practice quizzes and summative examination outcomes in a medical anatomy course Anatomical Sciences Education 2015 ;8(1):37-44
McNulty,J. A.; Gruener,G.; Chandrasekhar,A.; Espiritu,B.; Hoyt,A.; Ensminger,D.Are online student evaluations of faculty influenced by the timing of evaluations? Advances in Physiology Education 2010 ;34(4):213-216
Hoyt,A.; McNulty,J. A.; Gruener,G.; Chandrasekhar,A.; Espiritu,B.; Ensminger,D.; Price,R.,Jr; Naheedy,R.An audience response system may influence student performance on anatomy examination questions Anatomical Sciences Education 2010 ;3(6):295-299
McNulty,J. A.; Hoyt,A.; Gruener,G.; Chandrasekhar,A.; Espiritu,B.; Price,R.,Jr; Naheedy,R.An analysis of lecture video utilization in undergraduate medical education: associations with performance in the courses. BMC Medical Education 2009 ;9:6
McNulty,J. A.; Espiritu,B.; Halsey,M.; Mendez,M.Personality preference influences medical student use of specific computer-aided instruction (CAI). BMC Medical Education 2006 ;6:7
McNulty,J. A.; Halama,J.; Espiritu,B.Evaluation of computer-aided instruction in the medical gross anatomy curriculum. Clinical Anatomy 2004 ;17(1):73-78
Chen,L.; Grabowski,K. A.; Xin,J. P.; Coleman,J.; Huang,Z.; Espiritu,B.; Alkan,S.; Xie,H. B.; Zhu,Y.; White,F. A.; Clancy,J.,Jr; Huang,H.IL-4 induces differentiation and expansion of Th2 cytokine-producing eosinophils. Journal of Immunology 2004 ;172(4):2059-2066
McNulty,J. A.; Espiritu,B.; Halsey,M.Medical student use of computers correlates with personality. JIAMSE 2002 ;12(9):13
McNulty,J. A.; Halama,J.; Espiritu,B.Distribution of medical school course materials through the web: addressing the issue of printing through an analysis of the costs and utilization. Journal of the Medical Library Association 2002 ;90(2):244-246
McNulty,J. A.; Halama,J.; Dauzvardis,M. F.; Espiritu,B.Evaluation of Web-based computer-aided instruction in a basic science course. Academic Medicine 2000 ;75(1):59-65