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Mary Beth Fasano, MD, MPH

Immunologist
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Clinical Professor

Internal Medicine ( ) (Pediatric Profile)
Pediatrics

About

"I like to talk. I think that is one of the other things I enjoy about patient care. It is my own way of connecting with the patient or the family in talking about their disease process and getting to know them personally." — Mary Beth Fasano

Mary Beth Fasano, MD, MPH, is a Clinical Professor in Allergy/Immunology with appointments in the Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. She did her fellowship training at Johns Hopkins Hospital in the Department of Pediatrics. After spending over a dozen years at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina she joined the faculty at the University of Iowa in 2004. She currently serves as the Program Director for the Allergy/Immunology Fellowship Program and served a 6-year term as a member of the ACGME Allergy/Immunology Review Committee (2014-2020). In addition to her leadership roles in graduate medical education, she serves as a Medical Consultant for Iowa's Newborn Screening Program for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID) and as Chair of the Allergy/Immunology Clinical Teams Workgroup. She served on the American Board of Allergy & Immunology (ABAI) from 2008-2013 and continues her involvement as the ABAI liaison to the American Board of Pediatrics. She is a past-President of the Iowa Society of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and will serve as President of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology in 2020-2021. Her clinical interests are broad and include asthma, allergies and immunodeficiency in both adult and pediatric patients.

Languages

English

Services and Clinics

Specialties

Adult Specialties

  • Allergy

Pediatric Specialties

  • Allergy
  • Immunology
  • Pulmonology

Diseases and Conditions

  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Drug allergies
  • Eosinophilic disease
  • Food allergies
  • Hives (urticaria)
  • Immune deficiencies
  • Rhinitis
  • Vaccine allergy
  • Venom allergy

Locations


200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242

Credentials

Certifications

  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology
  • American Board of Pediatrics

Degrees

  • MD, Texas Tech University School of Medicine, Lubbock, Texas
  • MPH, University of North Carolina, School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, N.C.
  • BA, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

Residencies

Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore

Fellowships

  • Research, Infectious Diseases, Wake Forest University Medical Center, Winston-Salem, N.C.
  • Allergy and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore