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Children's Hospital of Michigan Program

Address
Children's Hospital of Michigan
Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology
3950 Beaubien Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48201
Phone: (313) 745-5434
Fax: (313) 745-0940
Email: ppoowutt@med.wayne.edu
Program Website: https://www.childrensdmc.org/our-services/all-specialties/chm/allergy-asthma-and-immunology

Program Director
Pavadee Poowuttikul, MD
Phone: (313) 745-5434
Email: ppoowutt@med.wayne.edu

Assistant Program Director
Elizabeth Secord, MD
Phone: (313) 745-5434
Email: esecord@med.wayne.edu

Program Coordinator
Daniell Shields-Banks
Phone: (313) 745-5434
Email: dshields@dmc.org

Program Coordinator
Kendra Willis
Phone: (313) 745-7496
Email: kwillis2@dmc.org

Major Goals of Training Program
This program provides excellent opportunities for experiences in clinical immunology including adult and pediatric immunodeficiency diseases, pediatric AIDS, sarcoidosis, bone marrow transplantation, and medical laboratory immunology. Excellent experiences in adult and pediatric clinical allergy are provided as well. The research requirement for the ABAI can be fulfilled within the medical school’s Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Wayne State University, with preceptors who are fellowship program faculty, or with other university faculty. Trainees are expected to present the results of their research at national meetings and in peer-reviewed publications.

Trainees Accepted Each Year
0 to 2

Duration of Fellowship
2  years

Number of Graduates Last 5 Years and Subsequent Career Choice
8 (6 academic, 2 private practice)

Application Deadline
Please refer to the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) website for fellowship match information in regards to the fellowship timeline, application deadlines and additional important dates.

Joint Residency (Fellowship) Availability
No

Electives for Residents and Students
Yes

Special Requirements
ABIM or ABP eligible or certified

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Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University Program

Address
Henry Ford Hospital
Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
4B One Ford Place
Detroit, MI 48202
Phone: (313) 876-2662
Fax: (313) 876-2094
Email: Ckraft1@hfhs.org
Website: https://www.henryford.com/hcp/med-ed/residencies-fellowships/hfh/allergy-immunology

Program Director
Christian G. Nageotte, MD
Phone: (313) 876-2662
Email: Cnageot1@hfhs.org

Associate Program Director
Rachel K. Kado, MD
Phone: (313) 876-2662
Email: Rkado1@hfhs.org

Division Head
Edward M. Zoratti, MD
Phone: ( 313) 876-2662
Email: Ezoratt1@hfhs.org

Senior Staff
Rana T. Misiak, MD
Phone: (313) 876-2662
Email: Rmisiak1@hfhs.org

Senior Staff
Haejin Kim, MD
Phone: (313) 876-2662
Email: Hkim3@hfhs.org

Senior Staff
Gillian Bassirpour, MD
Phone: (313) 876-2662
Email: Gbassir1@hfhs.org

Major Goals of Training Program
Major Goals of Training Program    The goal of the program is to provide each fellow with the knowledge and clinical experience required to independently practice in the specialty of allergy and immunology. To foster a sense of professionalism, morality and ethics to treat each patient with dignity and adherence to evidence based practices.

Trainees Accepted Each Year
2

Duration of Fellowship
2 years

Number of Graduates Last 5 Years and Subsequent Career Choice
10 both private and academic practice

Application Deadline
Please refer to the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) website for fellowship match information in regards to the fellowship timeline, application deadlines and additional important dates.

Joint Residency (Fellowship) Availability
No

Electives for Residents and Students
Yes

Special Requirements
Completion of Pediatric and/or Internal Medicine residency and board eligible for ABIM and/or ABP exams

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University of Michigan Program

Address
University of Michigan Health Systems
Division of Allergy
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive
PO Box 442, Suite H-2100
Ann Arbor, MI 48106
Phone: (734) 232-2154
Fax: (734) 647-6263
Email: echoreed@umich.edu
Website: http://www.med.umich.edu/intmed/allergy/edu/fellowship.htm

Program Director
Alan Baptist, MD, MPH
Phone: (734) 936-5634
Email: abaptist@umich.edu

Assistant Director
Jenny M. Montejo, MD
Email: jmontejo@umich.edu

Program Coordinator
Echo Reed

Major Goals of Training Program
The goal of the Allergy & Clinical Immunology training program at the University of Michigan is to train internists and pediatricians in the field of Allergy & Clinical Immunology. Graduates of the program will become experts in the delivery of care to patients with Allergic and Immunologic diseases and be prepared to conduct independent research in the field. In keeping with this goal, the Allergy and Clinical Immunology Fellowship training includes a clinical experience comprising 50% of the total experience with a minimum of 25% research. With close faculty mentorship, trainees choose, design and complete either a focused clinical or bench research project and present their research findings at national meetings and in peer-reviewed publications. In addition, a minimum of 3 weekly didactic lectures and/or literature review sessions provide further educational experience.

Trainees Accepted Each Year
3

Duration of Fellowship
2 or 3 years

Number of Graduates Last 5 Years and Subsequent Career Choice
10 (1 academic, 9 private practice)

Application Deadline
Please refer to the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) website for fellowship match information in regards to the fellowship timeline, application deadlines and additional important dates.

Joint Residency (Fellowship) Availability
No

Electives for Residents and Students
Yes

Special Requirements
Board eligibility in Internal Medicine or Pediatrics

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