Prof. Dr. med. Catharina Schütz

Prof. Dr. med. Catharina Schütz

Personal information

Schütz, Catharina, Prof. Dr. med.
Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Immunology
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, TUD

Current position

Professor of Pediatric Immunology (since 2018)
Head of Pediatric Immunology, Senior Consultant

Role within partner site

Functional dissection of monogenic immunodeficiencies
Posttransplant immune reconstitution in primary immunodeficiencies
OrchIDD (reference centre for chronic immunodeficiencies Dresden)

Relevant work experience

Pediatric immunologist and rheumatologist specialized in translational research on immune dysregulation

ERAPerMed JTC 2020 – Project TIPS – Tailored Immunotherapy for Paediatric SIRS

2018 – Professor of Pediatric Immunology, TUD

2009-18 Ulm University Medical Centre: Consultant in Pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation Immunology and Rheumatology

2014 Visiting Fellow in Rheumatology, Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Professional background

2018 Guest scientist NIAID, NIH, Bethesda (LD Notarangelo)

2015 Habilitation on “Monogenic immunodeficiencies: a spectrum from severe immunodeficiency to mild immune dysregulation”

Main research focus

Primary immunodeficiencies (diagnostics, HSCT), monogenic immune dysregulatory diseases, transplant immunology

Publications

5 out of 141; SCOPUS h-index 24; *equal authorship

Thaventhiran JED, …, Schuetz C et al. Whole-genome sequencing of a sporadic primary immunodeficiendy cohort. Nature 2020;583:90-5.

Ege M*, Schuetz C* et al. Late thymic deficiency after HLA-haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for severe combined immunodeficiency. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2019;143:1623-1626.e13.

Schuetz C*, Hoenig M* et al. Daratumumab in life-threatening autoimmune hemolytic anemia following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Blood Adv 2018;2:2550-3.

Schuetz C et al. SCID patients with ARTEMIS vs RAG deficiencies following HCT: increased risk of late toxicity in ARTEMIS-deficient SCID. Blood 2014;123:281-9.

Schuetz C et al. An immunodeficiency disease with RAG mutations and granulomas. N Engl J Med. 2008;358:2030-8.

Additional information

ESID Registry Steering Committee (since 2019)
GKJR Board (Pediatric Rheumatology Society, since 2018)
Newborn screening SCID (committee of the API – Pediatric Immunology Society, since 2015)
Jeffrey Modell Research Fellow (2009-2010)

SaxoChiLD

One Team – One Vision

Coordinator
Prof. Dr. med. Antje Körner
Leipzig University
Department of Pediatrics
Liebigstr. 20a
04103 Leipzig
Phone: +49 341 97 26500
E-Mail antje.koerner@medizin.uni-leipzig.de

Co-Coordinator
Prof. Dr. med. Reinhard Berner
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, TUD
Department of Pediatrics
Fetscherstr. 74
01307 Dresden
Phone: +49 351 458 2440
E-Mail: reinhard.berner@uniklinikum-dresden.de

 

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