Supinda Bunyavanich, MD
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Genetics and Genomic Sciences
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Pediatrics
Specialty:Pediatric Allergy and Immunology
Supinda Bunyavanich, MD, MPH, MPhil is an Associate Professor and practicing Allergist/Immunologist in the Department of Pediatrics and Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences. She is also a member of the Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology and the Mindich Child Health and Development Institute. Prior to joining Mount Sinai, she served on the faculty at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Bunyavanich is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and in Allergy and Immunology. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. Dr. Bunyavanich teaches medical students and fellows, and she provides comprehensive allergy care in the ambulatory and inpatient settings. Dr. Bunyavanich directs an NIH-funded research group that focuses on the epidemiology and integrative genomics of asthma and allergic disorders. Please see her research group's website for more details.
American Board of Allergy & Immunology
American Board of Internal Medicine
- Drug Allergy
- Food Allergy
Multi-Disciplinary Training AreasGenetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS], Immunology [IMM]
MD, Harvard Medical School
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
MPhil, University of Cambridge
Residency, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Allergy & Immunology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Super Doctors New York Rising Stars: 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Project Grant (R01)
Harvard Medical School Shore Award for Scholars in Medicine
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Career Development Award (K08)
Dr. Bunyavanich’s NIH-funded research group focuses on the epidemiology and integrative genomics of asthma and allergic disorders. Please see our research group's website for more details.
- Nasal Biomarkers of Asthma
The Department of Pediatrics is looking for children and adolescents 5 to 21 years of age with either active asthma or no personal or family history of asthma to participate in an asthma study (1 or 2 visits, 30 minutes each; $50 upon completion of study). The study visit will...
Savage JH, Lee-Sarwar KA, Sordillo J, Bunyavanich S, Zhou Y, O'Connor G, Sandel M, Bacharier L, Zeiger R, Sodergren E, Weinstock GM, Gold DR, Weiss ST, Litonjua AA. A prospective microbiome-wide association study of food sensitization and food allergy in early childhood. Allergy 2017 Jun;: Epub ahead of print.
Egan M, Lee T, Andrade J, Grishina G, Mishoe M, Gimenez G, Sampson H, Bunyavanich S. Partially Hydrolyzed Whey Formula Intolerance in Cow's Milk Allergic Patients.. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology 2017 Jun; 28(4): 401-405.
Huang Y, Marsland B, Bunyavanich S, O'Mahony L, Leung D, Muraro A, Fleisher T. The Microbiome in Allergic Disease: Current Understanding and Future Opportunities - 2017 PRACTALL Document of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2017 Apr; 139(4): 1099-1110.
Bunyavanich S, Shen N, Grishin A, Wood R, Burks W, Dawson P, Jones S, Leung D, Sampson H, Sicherer S, Clemente J. Early-life gut microbiome composition and milk allergy resolution. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology 2016 Oct; 138(4): 1122-1130.
Sann J, Bunyavanich S, Wang J. Epinephrine autoinjector prescribing patterns in an urban pediatric population. The journal of allergy and clinical immunology. In practice 2016 Sep-Oct; 4(5): 989-990.
Safety, costs and efficacy of rapid drug desensitizations to chemotherapy and monoclonal antibodies. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology In Practice 2016 May-June; 4(3): 497-504.
Bunyavanich S, Rifas-Shiman SL, Platts-Mills TA, Workman L, Sordillo JE, Camargo CA, Gillman MW, Gold DR, Litonjua AA. Prenatal, perinatal, and childhood vitamin D exposure and their association with childhood allergic rhinitis and allergic sensitization. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology 2016 Feb;.
EArly Genetics and Lifecourse Epidemiology (EAGLE) Eczema Consortium . Multi-ancestry genome-wide association study of 21,000 cases and 95,000 controls identifies new risk loci for atopic dermatitis. Nature genetics 2015 Oct;.
Egan M, Bunyavanich S. Allergic rhinitis: the “ghost diagnosis” in patients with asthma.. Asthma Research and Practice 2015 Sep;.
Sordillo JE, Kelly R, Bunyavanich S, McGeachie M, Qiu W, Croteau-Chonka DC, Soto-Quiros M, Avila L, Celedón JC, Brehm JM, Weiss ST, Gold DR, Litonjua AA. Genome-wide expression profiles identify potential targets for gene-environment interactions in asthma severity. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology 2015 Apr;.
Bunyavanich S, Celedón JC. Use of Inhaled Corticosteroids among Hispanics in the United States. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 2015 Feb; 12(2).
Lee T, Gimenez G, Grishina G, Mishoe M, Sampson H, Bunyavanich S. Profile of a milk-allergic patient who tolerated partially hydrolyzed whey formula. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology In Practice 2015 Jan-Feb; 3(1): 116-118.
Bunyavanich S, Schadt EE. Systems Biology of Asthma and Allergic Disease: A Multiscale Approach. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2015 Jan; 135(1): 31-42.
Lee TD, Gimenez G, Grishina G, Mishoe M, Sampson HA, Bunyavanich S. Profile of a milk-allergic patient who tolerated partially hydrolyzed whey formula. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. In Practice 2015 Jan-Feb; 3(1).
Bunyavanich S, Schadt EE, Himes BE, Lasky-Su J, Qiu W, Lazarus R, Ziniti JP, Cohain A, Linderman M, Torgerson DG, Eng CS, Pino-Yanes M, Padhukasahasram B, Yang JJ, Mathias RA, Beaty TH, Li X, Graves P, Romieu I, Del Rio Navarro B, Salam MT, Vora H, Nicolae DL, Ober C, Martinez FD, Bleecker ER, Meyers DA, Gauderman WJ, Gilliland F, Burchard EG, Barnes KC, Williams LK, London SJ, Zhang B, Raby BA, Weiss ST. Integrated Genome-wide Association, Coexpression Network, and Expression Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Analysis Identifies Novel Pathway in Allergic Rhinitis. BMC Medical Genomics 2014 Aug; 7(1).
Bunyavanich S, Rifas-Shiman SL, Platts-Mills TA, Workman L, Sordillo JE, Gillman MW, Gold DR, Litonjua AA. Peanut allergy prevalence among school-age children in a US cohort not selected for any disease. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2014 Jul;.
Bunyavanich S, Rifas-Shiman SL, Platts-Mills TA, Workman L, Sordillo JE, Camargo CA, Gillman MW, Gold DR, Litonjua AA. Peanut, milk, and wheat intake during pregnancy is associated with reduced allergy and asthma in children. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2014 May; 133(5): 1373-82.
Bunyavanich S, Donovan MA, Sherry JM, Diamond DV. Immunotherapy for mouse bite anaphylaxis and allergy. Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology 2013 Sep; 111(3).
Bunyavanich S, Silberg JL, Lasky-Su J, Gillespie NA, Lange NE, Canino G, Celedon JC. A Twin Study of Early-Childhood Asthma in Puerto Ricans. PLoS ONE 2013; 8(7): e68473; doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0068473.
Nicolai S, Bunyavanich S. Hypersensitivity reaction to intravenous but not oral tacrolimus. Transplantation 2012 Nov; 94(9): e61-3.
Rogers A, Bunyavanich S. Unravelling gene-by-environment effects in asthma and allergy: the glutathione pathway as an early success story. Clinical Experimental Allergy 2011 Nov; 41(11): 1502-4.
Bunyavanich S, Boyce J, Raby B, Weiss S. Gene-by-environment effect of house dust mite on purinergic receptor P2Y12 (P2RY12) and lung function in children with asthma. Clinical Experimental Allergy 2012 Feb; 42(2): 42(2).
Bunyavanich S, Shargorodsky J, Celedón J. A meta-analysis of Th2 pathway genetic variants and risk for allergic rhinitis. . Pediatric Allergy & Immunology 2011 Jun; 22(4): 378-87.
Bunyavanich S, Melen E, Wilk J, Granada M, Soto-Quiros M, Avila L, Lasky-Su J, Hunninghake G, Wickman M, Pershagen G, O'Connor G, Weiss S, Celedón J. Thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP) is associated with allergic rhinitis in children with asthma. . Clinical Molecular Allergy 2011 Jan; 18: 9:1.
Lange N, Bunyavanich S, Silberg J, Canino G, Rosner B, Celedón J. Parental psychosocial stress and asthma morbidity in Puerto Rican twins. . Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2011 Mar; 127(3): 734-40.
Bunyavanich S, Soto-Quiros M, Avila L, Laskey D, Senter J, Celedón J. Risk factors for allergic rhinitis in Costa Rican children with asthma. . Allergy 2010 Feb; 65(2): 256-63.
Bunyavanich S, Landrigan C, McMichael A, Epstein P. The impact of climate change on child health. . Ambulatory Pediatrics 2003 Jan-Feb; 3(1): 44-52.
Bunyavanich S, Walkup R. US public health leaders shift toward a new paradigm of global health.. American Journal of Public Health 2001 Oct; 91(10): 1556-8.