PEDI661FM.01 (Reno)
Clinical Allergy and Immunology

Office of Medical Education

  • Course Name: Clinical Allergy and Immunology
  • Short Name: PEDI661FM.01 Pedi Allergy & Immunology
  • Course Number: PEDI661FM.01
  • Location: Reno
  • Department: Department of Pediatrics
  • Department Contact: Diane Hamada
  • Type: Clinical
  • Length: 1 - 2 Weeks
  • Dual Degree: MPH
  • Preceptors:
    • Boris Lokshin, M.D.
    • Leonard Shapiro, M.D.

Please contact the Department of Pediatrics to verify elective availability.


  • To give student experience in evaluation and treatment of allergic, asthmatic, immunologic disease in an outpatient setting.

Description of Rotation

Students will see allergy patients in a private office. Due to high flow volume this is mostly a shadowing experience. The practice sees adults and children; it also has a satellite office in Carson. Reading materials and discussion of cases with the doctor will be the format of learning.



  • AMA Allergy Primer
  • Allergy Principles and Practice - Middleton

Evaluation Method

Standard pediatric clerkship evaluation form.


  • Honors: An exceptional performance which exceeds all course objectives
  • High Pass: A performance which exceeds most course objectives
  • Pass: A performance which meets the course objectives
  • Fail: A performance which does not meet the course objectives