Undergraduate Degree

  • Harvard University , 1975 , Cambridge , MA

Medical School

  • Yale University School of Medicine , 1979 , New Haven , CT


  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1980 , Boston , MA


  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1982 , Boston , MA


  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1984 , Boston , MA


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

Chair of AAAAI Adverse Reactions to Foods Committee 2015-17

AAAAI Workgroup Chair, Food Allergy in Schools

AAAAI Workgroup Vice Chair, Fatal Food Anaphylaxis


  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology
  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics


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  1. Reply. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 10; 140(4):1214-1215. View abstract
  2. Impact of school peanut-free policies on epinephrine administration. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Aug; 140(2):465-473. View abstract
  3. Conducting an Oral Food Challenge to Peanut in an Infant. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2017 Mar - Apr; 5(2):301-311.e1. View abstract
  4. Elimination Diets in Eczema--A Cautionary Tale. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2016 Mar-Apr; 4(2):237-8. View abstract
  5. Taking the leap earlier: the timing of tolerance. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2015 Dec; 27(6):736-40. View abstract
  6. International survey of knowledge of food-induced anaphylaxis. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2014 Nov; 25(7):644-50. View abstract
  7. 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. View abstract
  8. Anesthetic drugs and onset of malignant hyperthermia. Anesth Analg. 2014 Feb; 118(2):388-96. View abstract
  9. 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. View abstract
  10. 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. View abstract
  11. Characterizing the relationship between sesame, coconut, and nut allergy in children. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2010 Dec; 21(8):1114-8. View abstract
  12. Tree nut allergy, egg allergy, and asthma in children. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2011 Feb; 50(2):133-9. View abstract
  13. CHIT1 mutations: genetic risk factor for severe asthma with fungal sensitization? Pediatrics. 2010 Oct; 126(4):e982-5. View abstract
  14. 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. View abstract
  15. 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. View abstract
  16. 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. View abstract
  17. Administration of epinephrine for life-threatening allergic reactions in school settings. Pediatrics. 2005 Nov; 116(5):1134-40. View abstract