Terri F. Brown-Whitehorn, MD

Terri F. Brown-Whitehorn, MD

Terri F. Brown-Whitehorn, MD, is an Attending Physician with the Division of Allergy, the Center for Pediatric Eosinophilic Disorders and the Integrative Health Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia..

Areas of Expertise: Pediatric asthma, Eosinophilic disorders, Food allergy, Allergic rhinitis, Eczema
Locations: Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO

Residency

Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
Allergy/Immunology - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Postdoctoral Research Fellow - The Institute of Human Gene Therapy, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

American Board of Allergy/Immunology
American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2015

Ram G, Lee J, Ott M, Brown-Whitehorn TF, Cianferoni A, Shuker M, Wang ML, Verma R, Liacouras CA and Spergel JM.   Seasonal exacerbation of esophageal eosinophilia in children with eosinophilic esophagitis and allergic rhinitis.  Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2015 Sep;115(3):224-228.

Hill DA, Shuker M, Cianferoni A, Wong T, Ruchelli E, Spergel JM, and Brown-Whitehorn TF.  The development of IgE mediated immediate hypersensitivity after the diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis to the same food.  J Allergy Clin Immunol:  In Practice.  2015 Jan-Feb;3(1):123-4.

2014

Maggadottir SM, Hill DA, Ruymann K, Brown-Whitehorn RF, Cianferoni A, Shuker R, Wang ML, Chikwava K, Verma R, Liacouras CA and Spergel JM.  Development of eosinophilic esophagitis to food after development of IgE tolerance.  J Allergy Clin Immunol.  2014;133(5):1487-9.

Books

Chapters

2016

Fung I, Maggadottir SM, and Brown-Whitehorn T.  Allergy and Asthma.  The Philadelphia Guide:  Inpatient Pediatrics, 2nd edition, 2016.

2012

Saltzman RW and Brown-Whitehorn TF.  Gastrointestinal Syndromes associated with food allergies.   Current Problems in Pediatric and Adolescent Health Care,  42 (7): Aug 2012:163-190.

Brown-Whitehorn TF, Verma R, and Spergel JM.  Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases.  Book Chapter, Manual of Allergy and Immunology, 5th edition, 2012.

Garrett JPD, Brown-Whitehorn TF, and McGeady S.  Food allergy.  Five Minute Consult.   6th edition, 2012.

Brown-Whitehorn TF.  When should I refer a patient with eczema to an allergist?  Book chapter edited by Dr. James Treat, Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Dermatology:  49 Clinical Questions, 2012.

Beausoleil J and TF Brown-Whitehorn.  Allergic and Atopic Features of Children with Eosinophilic Esophagitis.  Book chapter edited by Dr. Jonathan Markowitz and Dr. Chris Liacouras on Eosinophilic Esophagitis, 2012.

2011

Brown-Whitehorn TF, section editor and co-author on 4 allergy and immunology sections:  atopic dermatitis, anaphylaxis, recurrent infections, and urticaria.   In: Florin T, Ludwig S(eds).  Netter’s Pediatric Textbook.   Philadelphia: Saunders, 2011.

2009

Jyonouchi S, Brown-Whitehorn T, and JM Spergel.  Association of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disorders with other Atopic Disorders.  Esophagitis.  Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America, 2009;29(1):85-97.

2008

Franciosi JP, Brown-Whitehorn T, and CA Liacouras Pediatric Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Treatment.  Current Pediatric Reviews, 2008;4(4):266-269.

2006

McGintee EE, Beno S, Brown-Whitehorn T.  Anaphylaxis.  In: Burg F, Ingelfinger J, Polin R, Gershon A (eds).  Gellis and Kagan's Current Pediatric Therapy, 18th Edition. Philadelphia: Saunders, 2006.  

Posters and Presentations

Invited Lectures

2016

 “Food protein induced enterocolitis” New England Allergy Society Meeting, Boston, MA, April 2016.

2015

“Food allergy:  tolerance and desensitization”, Rutgers Allergy and Immunology Division, NJ, October 2015.

“Food allergy update”, Reading Hospital Symposium; PA, October 2015.

“Food allergy”, Bryn Mawr/Haverford College talk for students, September 2015.

“Successful approach to food allergy diagnostic dilemmas", AAAAI National Meeting, Houston, TX, March 2015.

Awards and Honors

2010, Master Clinician Award Recipient, CHOP
2004, Main Line Today, "Great Doctors for Kids"
2001, Philadelphia Magazine, “Top Docs for Kids”
1998,  President’s Grant-in-Aid Award, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2010-present, American Academy of Pediatrics
1995-present, American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology
1995-present, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology