Welcome to the Allergy & Immunology Section of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) School of Medicine. Enclosed is a brief overview of our ACGME Allergy & Immunology Training Program which supports the education of internists and pediatricians in the Allergy & Immunology subspecialty. We offer evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of conditions including asthma, urticaria, rhinitis, anaphylaxis, food and drug allergy, immunodeficiency and autoimmunity. We conduct allergy testing, allergy immunotherapy; patch testing, spirometry, drug and food challenges and desensitization among others. We also conduct Journal Clubs with the participation of community providers on Allergy & Immunology topics and conduct research on allergic and immunologic diseases. We hope you enjoy your visit!


Dr. Sylvette Nazario (Program Director), Dr. Maristely Rodríguez, Dr. Beverly Di Giorgi, Dr. Cristina Ramos, and Dr. Javier Méndez