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Clinical Advisory Board

*Denotes Clinical Advisory Board Executive Committee

Amal Assa’ad, MD
Professor
Division of Allergy and Immunology
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

J. Andrew Bird, MD*
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Children’s Medical Center Dallas
Dallas, TX 

Tara Carr, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

Christina Ciaccio, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Carla Davis, MD 
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics, Allergy and Immunology
Baylor College of Medicine
Texas Children’s Hospital Food Allergy Program
Houston, TX

Chitra Dinakar, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Children’s Mercy Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Rafael Firszt, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah School of Medicine
Division Chief of Allergy and Immunology
Primary Children’s Hospital
Salt Lake City, UT

David Fleischer, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO

Todd Green, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

David Jeong, MD
Head, Asthma, Allergy and Immunology
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Stacie M. Jones, MD
Professor and Chief of Allergy and Immunology
Department of Pediatrics
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Arkansas Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Little Rock, AR

Rita Kachru, MD

Assistant Professor
Clinical Immunology and Allergy
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Edwin Kim, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
UNC Food Allergy Initiative at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

Frederick Leickly, MD, MPH
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Director of Pediatric Allergy Clinical Services
Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health
Carmel, IN

Stephanie Leonard, MD*
Assistant Clinical Professor
Rady Children’s Hospital
Division of Allergy and Immunology
University of California - San Diego
San Diego, CA

Donald Leung, MD, PhD
Professor
Head, Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology
National Jewish Health
Denver, CO

Kari Nadeau, MD, PhD
Director, Sean N. Parker Allergy Center for Allergy Research at Stanford University
Associate Professor, Division of Immunology and Allergy
Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

Jacqueline Pongracic, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Division Head, Allergy and Immunology
Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Georgiana M. Sanders, MD, MS
Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI

Lynda Schneider, MD*
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Director, Allergy Program, Children’s Hospital Boston
Boston, MA

Wayne G. Shreffler, MD, PhD
Director, Food Allergy Center
Massachusetts General Hospital
Chief, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, MassGeneral Hospital for Children
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Scott H. Sicherer, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Allergy and Immunology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Division Chief, Jaffe Food Allergy Institute
New York, NY

Hemant Sharma, MD
Acting Chief, Division of Allergy and Immunology
Director, Food Allergy Program
Children’s National Health System
Washington, DC

Jonathan Spergel, MD*
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Chief, Allergy Section
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA  

Jonathan Tam, MD
Medical Director
Gores Family Allergy Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Stephen Tilles, MD*
Executive Director
Asthma Inc Clinical Research Center
The Northwest Allergy & Asthma Center
Seattle, WA

Pooja Varshney, MD
Physician, Section of Pediatric Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
‘Specially for Children, an affiliate of Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas
Austin, TX

Joyce Yu, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Research Advisory Board


David Artis, MD
Professor of Immunology
Director, Jill Roberts Institute for Research in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Weill Cornell Medical College
Cornell University
New York, NY

James R. Baker, Jr., MD
CEO and Chief Medical Officer
Food Allergy Research & Education
McLean, VA
Emeritus Professor of Medicine
Chief of the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Pamela Guerrerio, MD, PhD
Chief, Food Allergy Research Unit
Laboratory of Allergic Diseases
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Bethesda, MD

Stacie M. Jones, MD
Professor and Chief of Allergy and Immunology
Department of Pediatrics
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Little Rock, AR

Nicholas Lukacs, MD
Godfrey Dorr Stobbe Endowed Professor of Research
Director of Research, Food Allergy Center
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Cathryn Nagler, PhD
Bunning Food Allergy Professor
Department of Pathology
Department of Medicine
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Robert P. Schleimer, PhD
Chief, Division of Medicine-Allergy-Immunology
Roy and Elaine Patterson Professor of Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL