Free asthma screenings for children and adults will offered on Thursday, May 26, 2011 from 12pm - 3pm on the third floor of the Helmsley Medical Tower (505 E. 70th Street at York Avenue, New York City, NY) in the Pediatric Sub-Specialty Clinic.
Part of a nationwide initiative, the screening is hosted by the Allergy & Immunology program in the Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College and NewYork-Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children's Health. All are welcome.
This screening is part of a Nationwide Asthma Screening sponsored by the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) and Teva Respiratory.
For more information, please contact the Allergy & Immunology program at 646-962-3410.
Our Pediatric Allergy & Immunology practice provides diagnosis and comprehensive care for the full range of allergy and immunology disorders. Part of the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Allergy & Immunology, our practice has particular expertise in:
Environmental Allergies and Immunotherapy: Our allergy specialists provide evaluations for environmental allergies, Hymenoptera sting allergy, including immunotherapy, angioedema, atopic and contact dermatitis, latex allergy, and diagnosis and care for immune deficient patients.
Food Allergy Evaluation for Children and Adults: We provide state-of-the-art evaluation and management for infants, children, and adults with food allergies and anaphylaxis. This includes skin prick testing, PATCH testing, oral food challenge, and nutrition consultation for diet elimination.