Christina G. Kwong, MD  kwongc@wustl.edu

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine
Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine

phone: (314) 454-2694

Clinical Interests

pediatric asthma, atopic dermatitis, food allergy, rhinitis and sinusitis

Education

  • BS, Summa cum laude, University of Arizona2008
  • MD, Washington University in St. Louis2012

Training

  • Pediatric Resident, St. Louis Children's Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine2012 - 2015
  • Fellow, Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonary Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO2015 - 2017

Licensure and Board Certification

  • MO Medical License 2015
  • American Board of Pediatrics 2016
  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology (Board eligible) 2017

Honors

  • Coca-Cola National Scholar: 50 selected from 80,000 applicants based on leadership, academic achievement and extracurricular involvement2004
  • Hitachi Foundation Yoshiyama Award for Exemplary Service to the Community: 10 selected in the U.S.2004
  • Prudential Spirit of Community Awards State Scholar: 1 scholar from each state2004
  • National Security Education Program Boren Scholar: Wuhan University in Wuhan, China2006
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Inducted Member2008
  • Pillars of Excellence Award: 12 students selected by the Honors College at the University of Arizona2008
  • University of Arizona College of Science Outstanding Senior, Graduation speaker2008
  • Travel Grant for the Annual Scientific Meeting: American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology2015
  • Domestic Fellow-In-Training Travel Scholarship: American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology2016
  • Travel Award to Attend Annual Congress: European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology2016
  • Travel Grant for the Annual Scientific Meeting: American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology2016
  • 6th Annual Hands-On Patch Test Training Workshop Scholarship from the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 10 fellows-in-training selected2017
  • Domestic Fellow-In-Training Travel Scholarship: American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology2017
  • Educational Loan Rebate Program Award, $10,0002017
  • Travel Award to attend Annual Congress: European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology2017

Recent Publications view all (2)


  1. Microbes and the Role of Antibiotic Treatment for Wheezy Lower Respiratory Tract Illnesses in Preschool Children. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2017;17(5):34. PMID:28456910 
  2. Asthma control and obesity in urban African American children. J Asthma. 2016;1-6. PMID:27753512 
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