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Rima Rachid, MD, Allergy & Immunology, Boston, MA, Boston Children's Hospital

RimaARachidMD

Allergy & Immunology Boston, MA

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Boston Children's Hospital

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Education & Training

  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalResidency, Pediatrics, 2002 - 2004
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalFellowship, Allergy and Immunology, 1998 - 2002
  • American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine
    American University of Beirut Faculty of MedicineClass of 1995
  • American University of BeirutB.S., Physics, 1991

Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2003 - 2022
  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology Allergy & Immunology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best Abstract Interest Section Award AAAAI/WAO, 2018
  • Best Allergy & Immunology Author Recognition Award UptoDate, 2016
  • President-Grant-In-Aid Award American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 2000
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Original Article Long-Term Outcome of Peanut Oral Immunotherapy Facilitated Initially by Omalizumab  
    Dale T Umetsu, Rima Rachid, Jennifer LeBovidge, Lynda Schneider, ScienceDirect
  • Theme Editorial: Food Allergy: What is on the menu?  
    Rachid R and Keet CA, J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract, 1/1/2018
  • Efficacy and Safety of Oral Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy: Results of ARC001, a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-controlled Phase 2 Clinical Trial  
    Bird JA, Spergel JM, Jones SM,�Rachid R, Assa'ad AH, Wang J, Leonard SA, Laubach SS, Kim EH, Vickery BP, Davis BP, Heimall J, Cianferoni A, MacGinnitie AJ, Crestani E,..., J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract, 1/1/2018
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Books/Book Chapters

Abstracts/Posters

  • Systemic Reactions in Pediatric Patients Receiving Standardized Allergen Subcutaneous Immunotherapy with and without Seasonal Dose�Adjustment
    Albuhairi S, Sare T, Lakin P, El Khoury K, Crestani E, Schneider LC, Anzaldi R, Patterson A, Rachid R, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology, Orlando, FL, 1/1/2018
  • Peanut Using AR101 Peanut Oral Immunotherapy in a Roll-Over Safety Study ARC002
    J. Andrew Bird, Michael J. Welch, Jonathan M. Spergel, Stacie M. Jones, Rima Rachid, Amal H. Assa'ad, Julie Wang, Stephanie A. Leonard, Susan Stefanac Laubach, Edwin ..., American�College�of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, WA, 1/1/2018
  • Allergy in Infancy Is Associated with Dysbiosis of the Intestinal Microbiota
    Rima Rachid, Georg Gerber, Ning Li, Dale T. Umetsu, Lynn Bry, Talal A. Chatila, American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Clinical Immunology, San Diego, CA, 1/1/2016
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Lectures

  • Systemic reactions to Subcutaneous Allergy Immunotherapy with and without seasonal dose adjustment 
    1/1/2018
  • Role of Microbiota in Food Allergy and Tolerance 
    1/1/2018
  • The Role of Gut Microbiota in Food Allergy 
    1/1/2018
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Other

  • Interview in Vector Boston Children�s Hospital Science and Innovation blog, on the upcoming cutting edge Phase I Fecal Microbiota Trial in Peanut Allergic Patients 

    1/1/2018
  • Interview on the phase I Fecal Microbiota Trial in Peanut Allergic Patients 
    NBC Boston TV channel
    1/1/2018
  • Interview in Vector Boston Children�s Hospital Science and Innovation blog, on the very promising results that emerged from the multi-site omalizumab/peanut oral immun... 
    Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
    1/1/2016
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Press Mentions

  • Do You Have Food Allergies? Manipulating the Gut Microbiome Might Treat Them
    Do You Have Food Allergies? Manipulating the Gut Microbiome Might Treat ThemSeptember 14th, 2020
  • Gut Microbiome Can Suppress Food Allergies: Just Add “Good” Bacteria
    Gut Microbiome Can Suppress Food Allergies: Just Add “Good” BacteriaJune 26th, 2019
  • New Therapy Targets Gut Bacteria to Prevent and Reverse Food Allergies
    New Therapy Targets Gut Bacteria to Prevent and Reverse Food AllergiesJune 24th, 2019
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations