Allergy / Immunology and Infectious Diseases
The Division provides ambulatory, in-patient and laboratory services to diagnose and treat acute and chronic infectious diseases as well as pulmonary diseases and allergies. The Division has particular expertise in the management of HIV/AIDS as well as chronic infectious diseases such as tuberculosis. Complete laboratory support is also available for diagnostic skin testing, nasal cytology, spirometry, in-vitro tests for allergic and immunologic disease and HIV.
The Division's active research program studies the transmission of HIV and is
well recognized throughout the world. The Francis Xavier Bagnoud Center (FXB)
is a program of the Division that is devoted to Pediatric HIV patients and
their families. The FXB Center also provides instruction throughout the world
to caregivers of HIV infected children while the International HIV Resource
Center provides educational programs, resources and instructional materials to
health care professionals caring for HIV infected children.
Arry Dieudonne, MD