About Michael Pistiner, MD

Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc is Director of Food Allergy Advocacy, Education and Prevention for the MassGeneral Hospital for Children, Food Allergy Center. He has a special interests in food allergy and anaphylaxis education and advocacy, infant food allergy management,  healthcare provider education, facilitating collaborations between the medical home and school health, and maintaining quality of life in children (and their families) with food allergies.  

Dr. Pistiner is a fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), where he is a member of the Section on Allergy and Immunology Executive Committee, Council on School Health and the Massachusetts Chapter of the AAP. He is also a member of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Additionally, he serves on the medical advisory board of Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America, New England Chapter and is a voluntary consultant for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health School Health Service Unit. He is author of "Everyday Cool With Food Allergies", co-author of the "Living Confidently With Food Allergy" handbook, and co-founder and content creator of AllergyHome.org.

 

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MassGeneral Hospital for Children: Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
275 Cambridge Street
Suite 530
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-8707

MassGeneral Hospital for Children: Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
275 Cambridge St.
Professional Office Building
Suite 530
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-8707

Medical Education

  • MD, State University of New york Upstate Medical University
  • MD, SUNY at Syracuse (Upstate) College of Medicine
  • Residency, New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Residency, New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Campus
  • Fellowship, Children's Hospital Boston
  • Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Boston

American Board Certifications

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

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