Naamah Zitomersky MD

Naamah Zitomersky, MD

Attending Physician

Instructor, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-2962
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Medical Services


  • Gastroenterology
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease


  • Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
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Experience and Education



Dickinson College, 1997

Carlisle, PA

Medical School

University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2004

Baltimore, MD

Internship, Pediatrics

Hasbro Children's Hospital, 2004-2005

Providence, RI


Hasbro Children's Hospital , 2005-2007

Providence, RI


Boston Children's Hospital, 2007-2008

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Research

Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2008-2010

Boston, MA


  • Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology (Board Eligible)

Professional History


Zitomersky, NL, Coyne, M, Comstock, LE.
"Longitudinal analysis of the abundance and maintenance of the Bacteroidales species in the human gut." , May 2011
Infect Immun.  Issue: 79(5) , Page: 2012-2020

Zitomersky, NL, Verhave, M, Trenor III, CC.
"Thrombosis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease A call for improved awareness and prevention." , Jan 2011
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases  Issue: 17(1) , Page: 458-470

Characterization of adherent bacteroidales from intestinal biopsies of children and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease. Zitomersky NL, Atkinson BJ, Franklin SW, Mitchell PD, Snapper SB, Comstock LE, Bousvaros A. PLoS One. 2013 Jun 11;8(6):e63686. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0063686. Print 2013.

Risk factors, morbidity, and treatment of thrombosis in children and young adults with active inflammatory bowel disease. Zitomersky NL, Levine AE, Atkinson BJ, Harney KM, Verhave M, Bousvaros A, Lightdale JR, Trenor CC 3rd. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013 Sep;57(3):343-7. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0b013e31829ce5cd.

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