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

Dr. Kwong is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine. She graduated with honors from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science degree in molecular and cellular biology prior to moving to St. Louis, Missouri for medical school at Washington University. She completed Pediatric residency followed by Allergy and Immunology fellowship at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Dr. Kwong’s clinical and research interests include eczema, sinusitis and asthma.

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 Scholar2004
  • Hitachi Foundation Yoshiyama Award for Exemplary Service to the Community2004
  • Prudential Spirit of Community Awards State Scholar2004
  • National Security Education Program Boren Scholar: Wuhan University in Wuhan, China2006
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Inducted Member2008
  • Pillars of Excellence Award2008
  • 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
  • Patch Test Training Workshop Scholarship from the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology2017
  • Domestic Fellow-In-Training Travel Scholarship: American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology2017
  • Travel Award to attend Annual Congress: European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology2017

Recent Publications view all (2)


Publication Co-Authors

  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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