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Scott Sicherer

  • PROFESSOR Pediatrics, Allergy and Immunology
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  • American Board of Allergy & Immunology

Clinical Focus


  • American Board of Pediatrics


  • MD, John Hopkins University

  • Residency, Pediatrics
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Fellowship, Allergy & Immunology
    Johns Hopkins Hospital


    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. 


  • 2009 -
    Best Doctors
    New York Magazine

Industry Relationships

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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Sicherer during 2015 and/or 2016. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.


  • Novartis

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