Weihong Zheng, MD- Allergist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Dr. Weihong Zheng recieved her MS from Northeastern University and her MD from China Medical School. Previously, Dr. Zheng was an internist at North Shore Medical Center and at Beth Israel Deaconess HealthCare-Needham. She then completed her fellowship in allergy and immunology at the National Jewish Medical and Research Center in Denver, Colorado. Dr. Zheng is board certified in Internal Medicine and in Allergy and Immunology. She is a member of both the American Academy and the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology.
Dr. Zheng also holds a faculty position as an assistant professor at Tufts Medical Center and an academic appointment with Tufts University School of Medicine. She is also affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
Dr. Zheng has been honored with the Patients’ Choice Awars (2014-2015), Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014-2015), Top 10 Doctor- City (2014), On-Time Doctor Award (2015), and is associated with the American Board of Allergy and Immunology, The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, and the Long Island Allergy and Asthma Society.
In her free time, Dr. Zheng enjoys going fishing with her husband and two sons.
Publications and National Presentations
1. Katial R, Zheng W and Alam R. The effect of aspirin desensitization on novel biomarkers in aspirin-exacerbated respiratory diseases.
2. Zheng W, Deskin AC. Thimerosal in influenza vaccine: an immediate hypersensitivity reaction. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2007 Dec;99(6):574-5.
3. Katial R, Zheng W. Allergy and immunology of the aging lung. Clin Chest Med. 2007 Dec;28(4):663-72.
4. Zheng W, Lim A L and Powers-Lee S G. Identification of Critical Amino Acid Residuces of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Carbamoyl Phosphate Synthetase: Definition of the ATP Site Involved in Carboxy-Phosphate Formation (Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1341(1997) 35-48).