Scott H Sicherer, MD
- PROFESSOR | Pediatrics, Allergy and Immunology
Specialties:Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Pediatrics
Scott H. Sicherer, MD is the Elliot and Roslyn Jaffe Professor of Pediatrics, Allergy and Immunology and Chief of the Division of Allergy and Immunology in the Department of Pediatrics. He is Medical Director of the Clinical Research Center, a component of Conduits-the Institutes for Translational Sciences at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Sicherer is a clinician and clinical researcher in the Jaffe Food Allergy Institute at Mount Sinai. His clinical research interests, funded in part by the National Institutes of Health and Food Allergy Research and Education include: the clinical manifestations of food allergy, allergic diseases caused by specific foods such as peanuts, tree nuts, seafood and milk, the natural history of food allergy, environmental risk factors for food allergy, diagnostic issues in food allergy, epidemiology of food allergy, psychosocial issues associated with food allergies, the genetic epidemiology of food allergy, and the development of educational materials about food allergy aimed toward health care providers and parents. Dr. Sicherer supervises two clinics per week in pediatric allergy and is involved in teaching fellows and residents.
American Board of Allergy & Immunology
MD, John Hopkins University
Residency, Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship, Allergy & Immunology, Johns Hopkins Hospital
- Immunobiology of Peanut Allergy and its Treatment/I
The purpose of this study is to learn about the safety and side effects of this investigational study product, called EMP-123, that may eventually be tested as a possible treatment for people with peanut allergy.