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Faculty

Joshua L. Kennedy, M.D.

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  • Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  • Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Sections

  • Allergy and Immunology

Specialties

  • Allergy/Immunology

Contact Information

  • Email: KennedyJoshuaL@uams.edu
    Phone: 501-364-1060
    Address: Arkansas Children's Hospital
    1 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202

Education

  • B.A., Baylor University, 2002
  • M.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2006

Training

  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2006-2010
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2009-2010
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Arkansas Children's Hospital, 2006-2010
  • McCausland Fellow- Allergy and Immunology, Pediatrics, University of Virginia Health Systems, 2010-2013
  • Fellowship, Allergy/Immunology, University of Virginia Health Systems, 2010-2012

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Allergy & Immunology, Allergy & Immunology
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Recent Honors

  • Young Scientist Award, University of Virginia, 2011
  • Interest Section Fellow-in-training Research Award, IRSOC/AAAAI, 2011
  • AAAAI Fellow Travel Award, 2011
  • Von Pirquet Award (3rd place) , ACAAI, 2012
  • ACAAI Fellow Travel Award, 2012
  • Dr. Alexander McCausland Fellowship Award, University of Virginia, 2012
  • AAAAI Fellow Travel Award, 2012
  • Summer Science Student Research Award (Mentor)- 1st Place, ACH/ACHRI, 2014
  • Summer science student mentor- 2nd place, ACHRI, 2014
  • NIH loan repayment program, National Institutes of Health, 2015

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Patterson MF,Borish L,Kennedy JL The past, present, and future of monoclonal antibodies to IL-5 and eosinophilic asthma: a review. J Asthma Allergy 2015 8 125-34.
  • Journal Article, Hammond C,Kurten M,Kennedy JL Rhinovirus and asthma: a storied history of incompatibility. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2015 Feb 15 (2): 502.
  • Journal Article, Kennedy JL,Schroeder N,Palacios T,Rosen LB,Martinez B,Browne S,Borish L Fifty-five-year-old man with chronic yeast infections. Allergy Asthma Proc 2014 Sep-Oct 35 (5): 415-22.
  • Journal Article, Kennedy JL,Robinson D,Christophel J,Borish L,Payne S Decision-making analysis for allergen immunotherapy versus nasal steroids in the treatment of nasal steroid-responsive allergic rhinitis. Am J Rhinol Allergy 2014 Jan-Feb 28 (1): 59-64.
  • Journal Article, Kennedy JL,Shaker M,McMeen V,Gern J,Carper H,Murphy D,Lee WM,Bochkov YA,Vrtis RF,Platts-Mills T,Patrie J,Borish L,Steinke JW,Woods WA,Heymann PW Comparison of viral load in individuals with and without asthma during infections with rhinovirus. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2014 Mar 1 189 (5): 532-9.
  • Journal Article, Agrawal R,Wisniewski J,Yu MD,Kennedy JL,Platts-Mills T,Heymann PW,Woodfolk JA Infection with human rhinovirus 16 promotes enhanced IgE responsiveness in basophils of atopic asthmatics. Clin Exp Allergy 2014 Oct 44 (10): 1266-73.
  • Journal Article, Kennedy JL,Borish L,Christophel J,Payne SC Response. Am J Rhinol Allergy 2014 Jul-Aug 28 (4): 353-4.
  • Journal Article, Kennedy JL,Robinson D,Christophel J,Borish L,Payne S Decision-making analysis for allergen immunotherapy versus nasal steroids in the treatment of nasal steroid-responsive allergic rhinitis. Am J Rhinol Allergy 2014 Jan 28 (1): 59-64.
  • Journal Article, Kennedy JL,Shaker M,McMeen V,Gern J,Carper H,Murphy D,Lee WM,Bochkov YA,Vrtis RF,Platts-Mills T,Patrie J,Borish L,Steinke JW,Woods WA,Heymann PW Comparison of viral load in individuals with and without asthma during infections with rhinovirus. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2014 Mar 1 189 (5): 532-9.
  • Journal Article, Agrawal R,Wisniewski J,Yu MD,Kennedy JL,Platts-Mills T,Heymann PW,Woodfolk JA Infection with human rhinovirus 16 promotes enhanced IgE responsiveness in basophils of atopic asthmatics. Clin Exp Allergy 2014 Oct 44 (10): 1266-73.

Recent Grant Awards

  • Examining Mechanisms of Synergy between Asthma Exacerbations and RV Infection, NIH, 1K08AI121345-01A1, 2016-05-15 00:00:00-2021-04-30 00:00:00
  • Examining the Intersection of Rhinovirus Infection and Asthma Exacerbations, ACHRI-Lyon, 2016-04-01 00:00:00-2018-03-31 00:00:00
  • In Vivo Cytokine and Inflammatory Mediator Triggers for Epithelium duringViral Infection, ACHRI, 2014-09-01 00:00:00-2017-06-30 00:00:00
  • Josh Kennedy - ACHRI SAF Rec. Funding, ACHRI/ABI, 2013-07-01 00:00:00-2017-06-30 00:00:00

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