Honors
HONORS AND AWARDS:

1.         Von Pirquet Award, American College of Allergy, Asthma                                                        November 12-17, 2004.
             & Immunology (ACAAI), Boston, Massachusetts
2.         America’s Top Physician                                                                                                          July, 2004
             Consumers’ Research Council of America, Washington D.C.
3.         Excellent Presentation Award, Health Sciences Center                                                            February 26, 2004
             Research Day, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida                        
4.         Von Pirquet Award, American College of Allergy, Asthma                                                        November 15-20, 2002
             & Immunology (ACAAI), San Antonio, Texas                                
5.         Travel Grant Award, Sixth Annual Allergy Fellows                                                                    April 22-25, 1999
             Symposium, San Diego, California
6.         New Investigators Award, Clinical Immunology Society (CIS),                                                   April 15-17, 1999
             Washington, D.C.                                                                
7.         Travel Grant Award, American College of Allergy, Asthma                                                       November 6-11, 1998
             & Immunology (ACAAI), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania                         
8.         Travel Grant Award, Fifth Annual Allergy Fellows                                                                     April 24-26, 1998
            Symposium, Chicago, Illinois
9.         Travel Grant Award, American College of Allergy, Asthma                                                       November 7-12, 1997
            & Immunology (ACAAI), San Diego, California                                
10.       Travel Grant Award, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma &                                                 February 21-26, 1997
            Immunology (AAAAI), San Francisco, California                                
11.       Special Scientific Contest Award                                                                                              1985
             13th among 80,000 candidates
12.        Diploma Certificates for excellent academic achievement                                                       1978-1982