Medical Director, The Gores Family Allergy Center
Attending Physician
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Clinical Interests

Food allergy; Food induced enterocolitis syndrome (FPIES); Eosinophilic diseases (eg. eosinophilic esophagitis); Anaphylaxis; Asthma; Atopic dermatitis (eczema); Primary Immunodeficiency; Immune dysregulation

Education

Medical School: 

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Residency: 

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hosital of Chicago (formerly Children's Memorial Hospital), McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University

Fellowship: 

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin

Accomplishments

Certification: 

Pediatrics: American Board of Allergy & Immunology; Allergy & Immunology: American Board of Allergy & Immunology

Publications: 

Tam JS, Grayson MH. Evaluation of vomiting and regurgitation in the infant. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2012 Jan

108(1):3-6.

Tam JS, Grayson MH. Dendritic Cells, Viruses and the Development of Atopic Disease. Journal of Allergy. 2012 Article ID 936870, doi:10.1155/2012/936870

Tam JS, Routes JM. Common Variable Immunodeficiency. American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy. Jul

27(4):260-5

J.S. Tam, W.T. Jackson, D. Hunter, D. Proud, M.H. Grayson. Rhinovirus Specific IgE Can Be Detected in Human Sera. J Allergy Clin Immunol. Nov

132(5):1241-3.

Sova C, Feuling MB, Baumler M, Gleason L, Tam JS, Zafra H and Goday PS. Systematic Review of Nutrient Intake and Growth in Children with Multiple IgE-Mediated Food Allergies. Nutr Clin Pract. DOI: 10.1177/0884533613505870

Research Interests: 

Food allergy; Immune mechanism of allergic disease; Atopic dermatitis/eczema; Asthma; Primary immunodeficiency

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