Tag: Allergy

Personal Reflections on a Pandemic by Thomas AE Platts-Mills, MD

By Thomas AE Platts-Mills, MD While starting to think about an annual report on the division, I realized that it was irrational not to think about the context. For the…

Message from Dr Thomas AE Platts-Mills – Division Chief, Allergy & Immunology, December 2020

2020 will be a year-long remembered by those in the Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Division, and not just for a bloody pandemic. Speaking of pandemics, I have written a personal…

Medicine Matters Newsletter – December 2020

The December 2020 Medicine Matters Newsletter features year-end highlights from several Divisions within the University of Virginia's Department of Medicine. We welcome your feedback and comments, which can be sent…

Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Faculty Profile – Emily McGowan

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in Fairfax, Virginia. I then attended Duke University as an undergraduate, where I majored…

Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Fellow Profile – Alice Knoedler

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I have been at UVA for 9 months now after completing my Internal Medicine Residency at Georgetown University. I am originally from Minnesota.…

Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Staff Profile – Darlo Low, RN

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I have worked at UVAHS for 35 years. I started off working in adult, then pediatric rehab. I took 3 years off while…

Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Clinical Updates – May 2020

Food allergy We are establishing an extensive network for the diagnosis and management of food allergies including protocols for advanced diagnostic testing and challenges. Patients are also invited as appropriate…

Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Research Update – May 2020

Platts-Mills Lab Platts-Mills LabCore team members in Dr. Thomas A.E. Platts-Mills’ lab include Jeffrey Wilson, MD, PhD, Behnam Keshavarz, PhD and Lisa Workman, BA. Working as a team, a major…

Message from Division Chief Thomas Platts-Mills – May 2020

Our subspecialty has at least three branches which influence our clinics and our research. The primary branch of our practice focuses on traditional allergic diseases, and particularly allergic rhinitis, asthma,…

Get Involved! DOM’s Own March Madness Race to Support the Charlottesville Free Clinic

With March Madness on the way, please click on the below link to find out more about the 1st annual UVA Department of Medicine March Madness Fundraiser to support the…