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Allyson S. Larkin, MD

Allyson Larkin, MD
Job Title Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy & Immunology
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-7885 Phone
412-692-8499 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

2004 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Residency: 

2007 Internal Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa. 

Fellowship:

2010 Allergy Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Post-doctoral:

Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Memberships

  • American Thoracic Society
  • American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
  • American College of Allergy and Immunology

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology

Awards

  • 2007 Ambulatory Resident of the Year Award- Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • 2007 Peer Nomination to the Professionalism Committee- Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • 2004 The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine’s chapter of The Gold Humanism Honor Society: In recognition of demonstrated clinical excellence, integrity, exemplary devotion to the service of others, and compassionate and respectful relationships with patients, families and colleagues.
  • 2001 Acceptance to attend the Mount Desert Island Summer Intensive Laboratory Experience-University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Publications

  • Gomez, M., Lee, A., Reddy, B., Muir, A., Soong, G., Pitt, A., Cheung, A., Prince, A.  Staphylococcus aureus protein A induces airway epithelial inflammatory responses by activating TNFR1.  Nature Medicine: vol 10, number 8, August 2004, pp 842-848.
  • Ratner, A.J., Bryan, R., Weber, A., Nguyen, S., Barnes, D., Pitt, A.S., Gelber, S.,Cheung, A., Prince, A. Cystic Fibrosis Pathogens Activate Ca 2+ Dependent Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Signaling Pathways in Airway Epithelial Cells. Journal of Biological Chemistry: vol 276, number 22, June 2001, pp19267-75.
  • Grandis, J.R., Drenning, S.D., Chakraborty, A., Zhou, M.Y., Zeng, Q., Pitt, A.S., Tweardy, D.J. Requirement of Stat3 but not Stat1 Activation for Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor-mediated Cell Growth in Vitro. Journal of Clinical Investigation: vol 102, number 7, October 1998, pp1385-1392.

Clinical Specialties

  • Allergic rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Eosinophilic disorders
  • Food and drug allergies
  • Immunodeficiencies
  • Mastocytosis
  • Urticaria/angioedema
Last Update
February 27, 2014
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