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Erick Forno, MD, MPH

Erick Forno, MD
Job Title Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Contact Information: Main Campus
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Allergy/ Immunology
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Education and Training

Medical School:

2001 MD, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
2009 MPH, Quantitative Methods, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass. 

Residency:

2006, Children's Hospital Denver, Denver, Colo.

Fellowship:

2009, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Mass.

Memberships

  • American Thoracic Society

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, sub-board in Pediatric Pulmonology

Publications

  • Forno E, Cloutier MM, Datta S, Paul K, Sylvia J, Calvert D, Thornton-Thompson S, Wakefield DB, Brehm J, Hamilton RG, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Acosta-Pérez E, Canino G, Celedón JC. “Mouse allergen, lung function, and atopy in Puerto Rican children”. PLoS One 2012;7(7):e40383. Epub 2012 Jul 16.
  • Lange N, Celedon JC, Forno E, Bry L, Delaney ML, DuBois AM, Gold DR, Weiss ST, Litonjua AA. “Maternal intestinal flora and early childhood wheeze”. Clin Exp Allergy 2012 June;42(6):901-8.
  • Brehm JM, Acosta-Perez E, Klei L, Roeder K, Barmada M, Boutaoui N, Forno E, et al. “Vitamin D deficiency and severe asthma exacerbations in Puerto Rican children”. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2012 Jul 15;186(2)140-6. Epub 2012 May 31.

Research Interests

  • Epidemiology and genetics of childhood asthma
  • Childhood asthma and obesity
 
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August 21, 2012
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