About the Author


James Temprano, MD, MHA, completed his undergraduate training at Indiana University in Bloomington and his medical degree and a Master in Health Administration degree at the University of Kentucky. He completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Kentucky and an allergy and immunology fellowship at Saint Louis University. After fellowship training, Dr. Temprano had a faculty appointment at the University of Kentucky with a research focus in women's health. He was then appointed to the faculty at Saint Louis University where he served as the Allergy and Immunology Training Program Director. Currently, he practices allergy and immunology at Mercy Clinic in St. Louis, Missouri. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Raymond G. Slavin, MD, MS, is currently Professor Emeritus of Internal Medicine at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. He is a graduate of Saint Louis University where he also completed his internal medicine residency. Dr. Slavin was a fellow in training in allergy and immunology at Northwestern University and he then returned to Saint Louis University to establish a Division of Allergy and Immunology. His research interests have included the immune response in uremia, rhinosinusitis and its relationship to asthma, allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, fungal sinusitis, inner city asthma, and asthma in the elderly.


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