Michael C. Young, MD

Michael C. Young, MD

Attending Physician

Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-6117
  • Fax: 617-730-0310

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Food Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Immunotherapy
  • Asthma
  • Allergy Immunology
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Drug Allergy

Departments

  • Allergy Immunology

Languages

  • English
  • Chinese

Programs

  • Allergy Program
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6117 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate Education

Harvard University,

Cambridge, MA

Medical School

Yale University School of Medicine, 1979

New Haven, CT

Internship

Boston Children's Hospital, 1979

Boston, MA

Residency

Boston Children's Hospital, 1980

Boston, MA

Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital, 1982

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology

Professional History

Author of "The Peanut Allergy Answer Book, 3rd Edition"

Chair of AAAAI Adverse Reactions to Foods Committee 2015-17

Publications

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  1. Bartnikas LM, Young MC, Phipatanakul W. Reply. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Aug 22.
  2. Bartnikas LM, Huffaker MF, Sheehan WJ, Kanchongkittiphon W, Petty CR, Leibowitz R, Hauptman M, Young MC, Phipatanakul W. Impact of school peanut-free policies on epinephrine administration. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Aug; 140(2):465-473.
  3. Bird JA, Groetch M, Allen KJ, Bock SA, Leonard S, Nowak-Wegrzyn AH, Sicherer S, Clark A, Fleischer DM, Venter C, Vickery B, Young MC. Conducting an Oral Food Challenge to Peanut in an Infant. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2017 Mar - Apr; 5(2):301-311.e1.
  4. Young MC. Elimination Diets in Eczema--A Cautionary Tale. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2016 Mar-Apr; 4(2):237-8.
  5. Young MC. Taking the leap earlier: the timing of tolerance. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2015 Dec; 27(6):736-40.
  6. Wang J, Young MC, Nowak-Wegrzyn A. International survey of knowledge of food-induced anaphylaxis. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2014 Nov; 25(7):644-50.
  7. Frazier AL, Camargo CA, Malspeis S, Willett WC, Young MC. Prospective study of peripregnancy consumption of peanuts or tree nuts by mothers and the risk of peanut or tree nut allergy in their offspring. JAMA Pediatr. 2014 Feb; 168(2):156-62.
  8. Visoiu M, Young MC, Wieland K, Brandom BW. Anesthetic drugs and onset of malignant hyperthermia. Anesth Analg. 2014 Feb; 118(2):388-96.
  9. Hsu JT, Missmer SA, Young MC, Correia KF, Twarog FJ, Coughlin IB, Hornstein MD, Schneider LC. Prenatal food allergen exposures and odds of childhood peanut, tree nut, or sesame seed sensitization. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2013 Nov; 111(5):391-6.
  10. Brandom BW, Larach MG, Chen MS, Young MC. Complications associated with the administration of dantrolene 1987 to 2006: a report from the North American Malignant Hyperthermia Registry of the Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States. Anesth Analg. 2011 May; 112(5):1115-23.
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  12. Stutius LM, Sheehan WJ, Rangsithienchai P, Bharmanee A, Scott JE, Young MC, Dioun AF, Schneider LC, Phipatanakul W. Characterizing the relationship between sesame, coconut, and nut allergy in children. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2010 Dec; 21(8):1114-8.
  13. Gaffin JM, Sheehan WJ, Morrill J, Cinar M, Borras Coughlin IM, Sawicki GS, Twarog FJ, Young MC, Schneider LC, Phipatanakul W. Tree nut allergy, egg allergy, and asthma in children. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2011 Feb; 50(2):133-9.
  14. Vicencio AG, Chupp GL, Tsirilakis K, He X, Kessel A, Nandalike K, Veler H, Kipperman S, Young MC, Goldman DL. CHIT1 mutations: genetic risk factor for severe asthma with fungal sensitization? Pediatrics. 2010 Oct; 126(4):e982-5.
  15. Permaul P, Stutius LM, Sheehan WJ, Rangsithienchai P, Walter JE, Twarog FJ, Young MC, Scott JE, Schneider LC, Phipatanakul W. Sesame allergy: role of specific IgE and skin-prick testing in predicting food challenge results. Allergy Asthma Proc. 2009 Nov-Dec; 30(6):643-8.
  16. Young MC, Muñoz-Furlong A, Sicherer SH. Management of food allergies in schools: a perspective for allergists. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2009 Aug; 124(2):175-82, 182.e1-4; quiz 183-4.
  17. Permaul P, Stutius LM, Sheehan WJ, Rangsithienchai P, Walter JE, Twarog FJ, Young MC, Scott JE, Schneider LC, Phipatanakul W. Sesame Allergy: Role of Specific IgE and Skin Prick Testing in Predicting Food Challenge Results. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2009 Feb; 123(2 Suppl 1):S24.
  18. McIntyre CL, Sheetz AH, Carroll CR, Young MC. Administration of epinephrine for life-threatening allergic reactions in school settings. Pediatrics. 2005 Nov; 116(5):1134-40.
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