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  • Assistant Investigator, Patient Oriented Research/Karches Center for Oncology Research, Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research

About the investigator

Dr. Katzap is an attending physician with the Division of Rheumatology and she is involved in many clinical trials relating to osteoarthritis as well as other autoimmune diseases.


New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
Degree: DO

Pace University
Degree: BS

Honors & awards

  • 2002 Magna cum laude, Pace University
  • 2002 Academic Leadership Award, Pace University
  • 2002 Dean’s List Certificate of First Honors for Academic Achievement, Pace University
  • 2001 Scholarship for Academic Achievement, Pace University
  • 2000 Dean’s List Certificate of First Honors for Academic Achievement, Pace University
  • 1998 President’s Scholarship, Pace University


  1. Katzap E, Barilla-Labarca ML, Marder G. “Antisynthetase syndrome.” Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2011 Jun; 13(3): 175-81.
  2. Katzap E, Furie R. “Perioperative Management of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.” In Mandell B, ed. Perioperative Management of the Patient with Rheumatic Disease. 2013: 183-191..
  3. Horowitz DL, Katzap E, Horowitz S, LaBarca ML. “Approach to Patient with Septic Arthritis.” Am Fam Physician. 2011 Sep 15; 84(6): 653-60.
  4. Goldberg A, Katzap E. “Belimumab for the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus.” International Journal of Clinical Rheumatology. Aug 2010; 5(4): 407-413
  5. Makaryus JN, Volfson A, Azer V, Bogachuk E, Lee A. “Acute stent thrombosis in the setting of cocaine abuse following percutaneous coronary intervention.” J Interv Cardiol. 2009 Feb; 22(1): 77-82