Rochester, Minnesota Clinical Profile


  1. Studying the clinical relevance of drug hypersensitivity to beta lactam antimicrobial agents. Clinical studies to date have resulted in a significant decrease in vancomycin use in patients with a history of penicillin allergy.
  2. Involved in clinical trials evaluating the pharmacologic and immunologic treatment of asthma.
  3. Co-developing a survey instrument for the assessment of asthma control.
  4. Investigating methods to improve physician-patient communication and relationships.

Recent Publications

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Professional Details

Primary Appointment

  1. Allergy and Outpatient Infectious Disease

Academic Rank

  1. Professor of Medicine


  1. MD Duke University
  2. PhD - Microbiology and Immunology Duke University
  3. AB Princeton University
  4. Fellow - Allergy and Immunology Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. Resident - Medicine Duke University

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