Baltazar Espiritu, MD

Medicine

Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology
Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
Associate Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Filipino

Clinical Expertise

  • Allergic Disease
  • Allergies
  • Allergist
  • Hives

About Dr. Espiritu

Interests
Computer Image Processing;Computers;Cooking

Medical Education

Medical School
University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Residency
Chicago Medical School Affiliated Hospitals - Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
VA Medical Center, Hines - Internal Medicine: Rheumatology, Loyola University Medical Center - Allergy & Immunology, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center - Allergy & Immunology

Board Certification

American Board of Allergy & Immunology

Research

  • Associations between formative practice quizzes and summative examination outcomes in a medical anatomy course McNulty, J. A.; Espiritu, B. R.; Hoyt, A. E.; Ensminger, D. C.; Chandrasekhar, A. J., Anatomical Sciences Education
  • An audience response system may influence student performance on anatomy examination questions Hoyt, A.; McNulty, J. A.; Gruener, G.; Chandrasekhar, A.; Espiritu, B.; Ensminger, D.; Price, R., Jr; Naheedy, R., Anatomical Sciences Education
  • Are online student evaluations of faculty influenced by the timing of evaluations? McNulty, J. A.; Gruener, G.; Chandrasekhar, A.; Espiritu, B.; Hoyt, A.; Ensminger, D., Advances in Physiology Education
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  • An analysis of lecture video utilization in undergraduate medical education: associations with performance in the courses. McNulty, J. A.; Hoyt, A.; Gruener, G.; Chandrasekhar, A.; Espiritu, B.; Price, R., Jr; Naheedy, R., BMC Medical Education
  • Personality preference influences medical student use of specific computer-aided instruction (CAI). McNulty, J. A.; Espiritu, B.; Halsey, M.; Mendez, M., BMC Medical Education
  • Evaluation of computer-aided instruction in the medical gross anatomy curriculum. McNulty, J. A.; Halama, J.; Espiritu, B., Clinical Anatomy
  • IL-4 induces differentiation and expansion of Th2 cytokine-producing eosinophils. 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., Journal of Immunology
  • Distribution of medical school course materials through the web: addressing the issue of printing through an analysis of the costs and utilization. McNulty, J. A.; Halama, J.; Espiritu, B., Journal of the Medical Library Association
  • Medical student use of computers correlates with personality. McNulty, J. A.; Espiritu, B.; Halsey, M., JIAMSE
  • Evaluation of Web-based computer-aided instruction in a basic science course. McNulty, J. A.; Halama, J.; Dauzvardis, M. F.; Espiritu, B., Academic Medicine