Christina Ciaccio, MD, MSc.
Dr. Christina Ciaccio MD, MSc is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine at the University of Chicago and serves as the Clinical Director of the Food Allergy Program. Dr. Ciaccio served for 7 years as a faculty member in the Divisions of Allergy/Immunology at Children’s Mercy where she received two Golden Apple Awards for Teaching and Mentorship. Dr. Ciaccio was the 2011 recipient of the Young Faculty Award from the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and 2012 recipient of the Paul Henson Clinical Scholar Award in Immunology. Dr. Ciaccio is passionate about understanding the prebiotic and probiotic influences of food allergic sensitization and advancing the treatment of food allergy through clinical trials. Dr. Ciaccio ardently believes that access to safe and healthy food is a basic human right.