John Carlson, MD, PhD

 John Carlson, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical Medicine
Director of Research Training, Allergy & Immunology Fellowship Program
Co-Director, Allergy & Immunology Fellowship Program


Biographical Sketch

John Carlson received his MD and PhD from Tulane University in 2004, completed his Pediatrics Residency Training at Tulane University in 2007 and his Pediatrics Chief Resident in 2008, and completed an Allergy & Immunology Clinical Fellowship in 2010.  Dr. Carlson is board certified in Pediatrics and Allergy & Immunology.  He is currently Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Sections of Allergy & Immunology and Community Pediatrics & Global Health and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology.

Selected Publications [view CV]

  • Carlson, JC. Look for the helpers. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. Accepted.
  • Arroyave WD, Rabito FA, Carlson JC, et al. Asthma severity, not asthma control, is worse in atopic compared to nonatopic adolescents with asthma. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2016 Jan;116(1):18-25.
  • Arroyave WD, Rabito FA, Carlson JC, et al. Impermeable dust mite covers in teh primary and tertiary prevention of allergic disease: a meta-analysis. Ann Allergy Immunol 2014 112(3):237-48.
  • Arroyave WD, Rabito FA, Carlson JC. The relationship between a specific IgE level and asthma outcomes: results from the 2005-2006 Nation Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2013 Sep-Oct;1(5):501-8.
  • Rabito FA, Horter L, Langlois EC, Carlson JC, et al. Blood lead and pediatric asthma. Epidemiology 2013 May;24(3):474-476.

Selected Presentations

  • Arthropod bites and stings (keynote), International Master Gardener Conference, Portland OR, July 2017.
  • Clinical outcomes of house dust mite and cockroach avoidance measures, Louisiana Society of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, New Orleans LA, June 2016.
  • Immune reactions to arthropod bites and stings, Louisiana Society of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, New Orleans LA, June 2015
  • Hospitalization for asthma is associated with cockroach exposure in the homes of children in New Orleans, Entomological Society of America in San Diego, CA, December 2010.
  • Atopic psychoneuroimmunology, Citywide Allergy/Immunology Conference, New Orleans LA, March 2010.

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