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CURRICULUM VITAELINDA SUSAN COX, MD5333 North Dixie HighwaySuite 210Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33334Telephone (954) 771-0928Fax (954) 351-9397Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgPOST GRADUATE TRAINING:National Jewish Hospital, Denver Colorado. Fellow in Allergy and Immunology 1989 to 1991University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida - Internal Medicine. 1985 to 1988MEDICAL EDUCATION:Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois. Degree -Doctor of Medicine. 1985GRADUATE EDUCATION:Hahnemann Medical College of Graduate School - Department of Clinical Psychology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.1979 to 1980Harvard University Graduate School of Arts and Science Immunology Department Cambridge, Massachusetts1978 to 1979UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:Boston University College of Liberal Arts, Boston, Massachusetts. Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude Honors - 1978PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE:Private practice (solo) - Adult and Pediatric Allergy and Immunology – 5333 North Dixie Highway, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 1992 to present. Imperial Point Medical Center (Employed by Coastal Physicians) part time May 1997- August 1999Columbia Emergency Room (employed by Emergency Medical Services Association EMSA), Emergency Room Physician, part-time - February 1995-May 1997 Palmetto General Hospital (employed by Emergency Medical Services Association EMSA), Emergency Room Physician, part-time - 1992 - October 1994. Private (partnership) - Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology Center 1601 Biscayne Boulevard #226, Miami, Florida - 1991 to 1992.Fitzsimmons Medical center (through national Emergency Services Association, NESA) Aurora, Colorado Emergency Room Physician, part-time - 1989 to 1991.North Ridge Medical Center (through Emergency Medical Services Association, EMSA) Fort Lauderdale, Florida - Emergency room Physician, full-time 1988 to 1989, part-time-August 1994 to 1996.ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:Affiliate Associate Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science Florida Atlantic University College of Medicine 2012-presentAssociate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine : 2009 to presentAssistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine 1998 to 2009Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine University of Miami School of Medicine 1997-2001PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND COMMITTEES:American College of Physicians - FellowAmerican College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology - FellowAmerican Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology - FellowAmerican Academy of Allergy, Asthma and ImmunologyPresident 2013-2014President-elect 2012-2013Secretary/Treasurer 2011-2012Board of Directors 2007-2011Executive Committee2010-2011Practice and Policy Division Chair 2007-2011Finance Committee 2010-2011Needs Assessment Committee Chair 2010-2011Member since 1990Fellow since 1999Media LinkMember 2002-to presentNominating committeeMember 2002-03, 2012-2014Practice, Diagnostics and Therapeutics Member 2001-2006Rhinosinusitis committeeMember 2006-presentAllergen standardization committeeMember 2007 to 2009Immunotherapy committee (current name Immunotherapy, Allergen Standardization & Allergy Diagnostics Committee) 1998 to present Chair 2004 to 2009Vice-chair 2003Chair sub-committee Web initiative 2000Chair: sub-committee-practice parameters for allergy vaccines-2001 Immunotherapy slide update committee-1999-2000, 2005Immunotherapy and skin test forms project 2001 to presentAsthma, Rhinitis and Other Respiratory Diseases Interest Section Secretary 2003Rhinitis, Sinusitis, and Ocular Disease Interest Section Chair 2005-7American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; Fellow Immunotherapy and Allergy Diagnostics:Chair 2005-2009Drug and Anaphylaxis CommitteeMember 1996-97, 2011-2012Vice Chair 1997-98CME committee-2000-04, 2011 to presentACAAI/AAAAI Joint task ForcesSublingual immunotherapy (co-chair) Joint Task Force 2004 to presentOmalizumab Joint Task Force (chair)Specific IgE TestTask Force (chair)American Board Of Allergy And Immunology Board of Directors: 2010-2016Recertification examination co-chair 2010-2012Immunotherapy measures development taskforceMaintenance of Certification Committee 2010-presentConjoint standards committee chair 2012Broward Palm Beach Allergy Society: founder and primary coordinator of monthly CME program, president of Broward chapter: society founded in 2006, prior to this known as South Palm Beach Broward County Journal Club: 1998 to 2006Broward County Medical Association-Member since 1993Chair Board of Trustees 2007-08Chair: Bylaws Committee 2004-5President 2003-04Board of Directors 1996-presentPublic Affairs Committee Member 1995 -1996Chair 2002-03Strategic Planning CommitteeMember 1996Chair 2002-03Membership Development Committee chair 1997-2000 and 2002-3Women Physicians committee chair 1998 to 2001 Florida Allergy, Asthma and Immunology SocietyPresident 2001-2002Practice Standard Committee 1993Education Committee 1993Florida Medical AssociationBoard of Governors 2008-2010Practice Parameters Committee 1997-1998Membership committee 1998- to 2003FDA Allergenic Products Advisory CommitteeMember 2007-2010 Consultant 2010- presentSouth Florida Caucus Advisory Council Member 2006-presentChair 2011-2012Vision Broward: Health Care Task Force 2004Wye River Group on Health Care: Roundtable discussions 2004 for Communities Shaping a Vision for America’s 21st Century Health and Healthcare. (Ft. Lauderdale- one of the 11 cities chosen to participate in this project)Editorial Boards:Annals of Allergy Asthma and Immunology: Journal of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology 2004 to presentAllergy and Asthma Proceedings 2005 to presentAllergy, Asthma &Clinical Immunology: Journal of the Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Current Allergy & Asthma Reports: Editor-Allergy Immunotherapy Sections 2012 to presentJournal of Allergy & Clinical Immunology: In Practice. 2012 to presentImmunology & Allergy Clinics of North America Immunotherapy issue editor 2011 and 2015Allergy and Asthma Proceedings: Section Editor Immunotherapy & Immunomodulators 2012-to presentCurrent Treatment Options in Allergy: Section Editor Immunotherapy: 2013 to presentJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: reviewerThe Medical Letter: reviewerClinical & Experimental Allergy: reviewer Holy Cross Medical Center :staff physician since 1992 Joint Task Force on Practice Parameters of the AAAAI, ACAAI and JCAAIAAAAI representative 2006 –present World Allergy OrganizationWAO Special Committee on Immunotherapy and Immunomodulators: Co-chair 2012-14Nominating Committee 2012ACHA Advisory Board: alternative2001ACHA Medical expert: 2000AMA Physician Consortium on Practice Improvement (PBPI) Atopic Dermatitis Work Group:2010BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:American Board of Internal Medicine - 1988American Board of Allergy and Immunology - October 1991 re-certification August 2001,AWARDS/HONORS1998 Outstanding Mother of the Year 1998 -Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Broward County1998 Named as one of "The Best Doctors in America" fourth listing Woodward/White, Inc. Aiken, S.C.1997, 1998, 1999 , 2001 Named one of "Best Physicians in the U.S."published in Consumer's Guide to Best Physicians in the U.S. Center for the Study of Services- Washington D.C.2001-02 named as One of South Florida’s Most High Regarded Physicians by Miami Metro and Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd2001: named in Florida Medical Business (Sept 4, 2001 Vol 14/Number 17) Outstanding Health Care Professionals Women in Medicine1997-2015named in “America’s Top Physician” edition. Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd and/or “Best Doctors in America”2005: Presidential Salute for Women in Medicine: Women Physicians in Leadership Positions Florida Medical Business (Sept 6, 2005, Volume 19, Number 17 2005: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Presidents Award for Outstanding Leadership as /chairman of the immunotherapy and allergy diagnostics committee.2007: American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Distinguished Service Award2008 American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Woman in Allergy Award2010:Florida Academy of Physician Assistants’ Physician Recognition Award 2012: Women’s Involvement in the AAAAI Special Recognition Award2014: Harold S. Nelson Lectureship at the 2014 AAAAI Annual MeetingPUBLICATIONS:Articles/Abstracts1.Experience with Accelerated Immunotherapy Schedules Utilizing Multiple and Single Allergen Extracts in a Private Practice Setting. Abstract ACAAI 19962.Borish, L, Dishuck J,Cox, L Sezary syndrome with elevated serum IgE and hypereosinophilia: Role of dysregulated cytokine production. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 1993 Jul;92(1 Pt 1):123-31.3.Chapter 41 entitled Instruction and Consent Forms For Allergen Immunotherapy. Lockey Rf BS, Bousquet J (eds). Allergens and allergen immunotherapy. third ed. New York & Basel: MARCEL DEKKER, INC; 2004.4.Cox, L Better documentation through standardized forms. What progress have we made since the 1800s Allergy and Asthma Proc 24: 407-422, 20045.Carr, W, Martin, B, Howard, B, Cox, L, Borish,L and the Immunotherapy Committee of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Comparison of test devices for skin prick testing (J Allergy Clin Immunol 2005;116:341-6.)6.Amin HS, Liss GM, Bernstein DI. and the Immunotherapy Committee of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Evaluation of near-fatal reactions to allergen immunotherapy injections. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006 Jan;117(1):169-75 7.Cox, L Standardized allergen extracts: past, present and future Expert Review of Clinical Immunology, Nov 2005, Vol. 1, No. 4, Pages 579-588.8.Cox L, Larenas-Linnemann D, Nolte H, Weldon D, Finegold I, Nelson H Sublingual Immunotherapy: A Comprehensive Review J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006;117:1021-359.Cox, L Allergen immunotherapy: immunomodulatory treatment for allergic diseases Expert Review of Clinical Immunology, Jul 2006, Vol. 2, No. 4, Pages 533-546.10.Cox, L Accelerated immunotherapy schedules: review of efficacy and safety.Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2006 Aug;97(2):126-37; quiz 137-40, 202. Review.11.Cox L, Cohn JR. Duration of allergen immunotherapy in respiratory allergy: when is enough, enough? Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2007;98:416-26.12.Cox L LJ, Nelson H, Lockey R. Allergen immunotherapy: A practice parameter second update. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2007;120:S25-S85 13.Cox L,Platts-Mills T, Finegold I et.al. ACAAI Joint Task Force Report on Omalizumab-Associated Anaphylaxis J Allergy Clin Immunol.2007;in press14.Cox, L Sublingual Immunotherapy in PediatricAllergic Rhinitis and Asthma: Efficacy,Safety, and Practical ConsiderationsCurr Allergy Asthma Rep 2007;7:410-2015.Larenas-Linnemann DE, Cox LS. Sublingual immunotherapy for asthma: need for high quality meta-analyses to prove the concept. Allergy 2007; 62:704-5; author reply 6-7.16.Hankin CS, Cox L, Lang D, Levin A, Gross G, Eavy G, et al. Allergy immunotherapy among Medicaid-enrolled children with allergic rhinitis: patterns of care, resource use, and costs. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2008; 121:227-32.17.Cox L. Sublingual immunotherapy and allergic rhinitis. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2008; 8:102-10.18.Larenas-Linnemann D, Cox LS. European allergen extract units and potency: review of available information. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2008; 100:137-45.19.Cox L. Advantages and disadvantages of accelerated immunotherapy schedules. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2008; 122:432-4.20.Cox L. Allergen immunotherapy and asthma: Efficacy, safety, and other considerations. Allergy Asthma Proc 2008;29:580-9.21.Cox L, Lockey RF. Instructions and consent forms for subcutaneous allergen immunotherapy. Clin Allergy Immunol. 2008;21:499-525.22.Cox L, Williams B, Sicherer S, et al. Pearls and pitfalls of allergy diagnostic testing: report from the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology/American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Specific IgE Test Task Force. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2008;101:580-92.23.Casale TB, Canonica GW, Bousquet J, Cox L, et al. Recommendations for appropriate sublingual immunotherapy clinical trials. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2009;124:665-70.24.Cox LS. How safe are the biologicals in treating asthma and rhinitis? Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 2009;5:4.25.Cox L, Jocobsen L. Comparison of allergen immunotherapy practice patterns in the United States and Europe. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2009;103: 451–460.26.Bousquet PJ, Cox LS, Durham SR, et al. Sub-lingual immunotherapy: World Allergy Organization Position Paper 2009. Allergy 2009;64 Suppl 91:1-59.27.Hankin CS, Cox L, Lang D, et al. Allergen immunotherapy and health care cost benefits for children with allergic rhinitis: a large-scale, retrospective, matched cohort study. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2010;104:79-85.28.Cox L, Larenas D, Lockey R, Passalacqua G. Speaking the Same Language: the World Allergy Organization Subcutaneous Immunotherapy Systemic Reaction Grading System. . J Allergy Clin Immunol 125(3): 569-574, 574 e561-574 e567.29.Cox L, Calderon MA. Subcutaneous specific immunotherapy for seasonal allergic rhinitis: a review of treatment practices in the US and Europe. Curr Med Res Opin 2010;26:2723-33.30.Cox L, Nelson H, Lockey R, et al. Allergen immunotherapy: a practice parameter third update. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2011;127:S1-5531.Cox L, Compalati E, Canonica W. Will sublingual immunotherapy become an approved treatment method in the United States? Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2011;11:4-632.Cox L, Lieberman P, Wallace D, Simons FE, Finegold I, Platts-Mills T, et al. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology/American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Omalizumab-Associated Anaphylaxis Joint Task Force follow-up report. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011;128(1):210-2.33.Cox L. Preface allergen immunotherapy: the first centenary and beyond. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2011;31(2):xvii-x34.Calabria CW, Cox L. Accelerated immunotherapy schedules and premedication. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2011;31(2):251-6335.Hankin CS, Cox L, Bronstone A. The health economics of allergen immunotherapy. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2011;31(2):325-4136.Cox L, Wallace D. Specific allergy immunotherapy for allergic rhinitis: subcutaneous and sublingual. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2011;31(3):561-9937.Cox L, Esch RE, Corbett M, Hankin C, Nelson M, Plunkett G. Allergen immunotherapy practice in the United States: guidelines, measures, and outcomes. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2011;107(4):289-9938.Cox L. Overview of Serological-Specific IgE Antibody Testing in Children. Current allergy and asthma reports. 2011;11(6):447-539.Calderon MA, Cox L, Casale TB, Moingeon P, Demoly P. Multiple-allergen and single-allergen immunotherapy strategies in polysensitized patients: looking at the published evidence. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2012;129:929-34.40.Canonica GW, Baena-Cagnani CE, Compalati E, et al. 100 Years of Immunotherapy: The Monaco Charter. Under the High Patronage of His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco. Int Arch Allergy Immunol 2012;160:346-9.41.Cox L, Calderon M, Pfaar O. Subcutaneous allergen immunotherapy for allergic disease: examining efficacy, safety and cost-effectiveness of current and novel formulations. Immunotherapy 2012;4:601-16.42.Cox L, Compalati E, Kundig T, Larche M. New directions in immunotherapy. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2013;13(2):178-95.43.Burks AW, Calderon MA, Casale T, Cox L, Demoly P, Jutel M, et al. Update on allergy immunotherapy: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology/European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology/PRACTALL consensus report. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013;131(5):1288-96 e3.44.Calderon MA, Casale T, Cox L, et al. Allergen immunotherapy: a new semantic framework from the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology/American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology/PRACTALL consensus report. Allergy 2013;68:825-8.45.Passalacqua G, Baena-Cagnani CE, Bousquet J, et al. Grading local side effects of sublingual immunotherapy for respiratory allergy: speaking the same language. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2013;132:93-8.46.Burks AW, Calderon MA, Casale T, et al. Update on allergy immunotherapy: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology/European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology/PRACTALL consensus report. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2013;131:1288-96 e3.47.Hankin CS, Cox L, Bronstone A, Wang Z. Allergy immunotherapy: reduced health care costs in adults and children with allergic rhinitis. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2013;131:1084-91.48.Cox L, Compalati E, Kundig T, Larche M. New directions in immunotherapy. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2013;13:178-95.49.Canonica GW, Baena-Cagnani CE, Compalati E, et al. 100 years of immunotherapy: the Monaco charter. under the high patronage of His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco. Int Arch Allergy Immunol 2013;160:346-9.50.Cox L, Aaronson D, Casale TB, Honsinger R, Weber R. Allergy Immunotherapy Safety: Location Matters! Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice. 2013;1(5):455-7.51.Cox L. Sublingual immunotherapy for aeroallergens: Status in the United States. Allergy Asthma Proc. 2014;35(1):34-4252. Cox LS, Hankin C, Lockey R. Allergy immunotherapy adherence and delivery route: location does not matter. The journal of allergy and clinical immunology In practice. 2014;2(2):156-60 e2.53.Calderon MA, Cox LS. Monoallergen Sublingual Immunotherapy Versus Multiallergen Subcutaneous Immunotherapy for Allergic Respiratory Diseases: A Debate During the AAAAI 2013 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. The journal of allergy and clinical immunology In practice. 2014;2(2):136-43.54.Canonica GW, Cox L, Pawankar R, Baena-Cagnani CE, Blaiss M, Bonini S, et al. Sublingual immunotherapy: World Allergy Organization position paper 2013 update. The World Allergy Organization journal. 2014;7(1):6. doi: 10.1186/1939-4551-7-6.55.Pajno GB, Cox L, Caminiti L, Ramistella V, Crisafulli G. Oral Immunotherapy for Treatment of Immunoglobulin E-Mediated Food Allergy: The Transition to Clinical Practice. Pediatric allergy, immunology, and pulmonology. Jun 1 2014;27(2):42-50.56.Hankin C, Cox L, Allergy immunotherapy (AIT): What is the evidence for cost saving? Current Opinion in Allergy & Clinical Immunology. Aug 2014;14(4):363-370.57.Huston, D. P., & Cox, L. S. (2014). Evidence-based evaluation for allergies to avoid inappropriate testing, diagnosis, and treatment. AMA internal medicine. Aug 1 2014;174(8):1223-1224.58.Didier A, Wahn U, Horak F, Cox LS. Five-grass-pollen sublingual immunotherapy tablet for the treatment of grass-pollen-induced allergic rhinoconjunctivitis - 5 years of experience. Expert Rev Clin Immunol. Sep 10 2014:1-16.59.Calderon MA, Cox L, Casale TB, et al. The effect of a new communication template on anticipated willingness to initiate or resume allergen immunotherapy: an internet-based patient survey. Allergy, asthma, and clinical immunology : official journal of the Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2015;11:1760.Cox L. Allergy immunotherapy in reducing healthcare cost. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2015;23:247-54.61.Papadopoulos NG, Bernstein JA, Demoly P, et al. Phenotypes and endotypes of rhinitis and their impact on management: a PRACTALL report. Allergy 2015;70:474-94.