Sigrid P. DaVeiga, MD

Sigrid P. DaVeiga, MD

Sigrid Payne DaVeiga, MD, is an attending physician in the Division of Allergy and Co-Director of the Pulmonary Allergy Problematic Asthma Clinic at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia,

Areas of Expertise: Drug allergy, Urticaria, Allergies and Asthma, Atopic dermatitis, Food allergy, Asthma
Locations: Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care; Specialty Care, Exton
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL

Internship

Pediatrics - St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Pediatrics - St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident)

Fellowship

Allergy and Clinical Immunology - Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

Board Certification

Allergy and Immunology
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Co-Director, Pulmonary Allergy Problematic Asthma Clinic

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2018

Wang KY, Stinson R, Sindher SB and DaVeiga SP. Efficacy and safety of omalizumab in pediatric patients with high IgE levels: a case series. Allergy and Asthma Proceedings. 2018; 39(4): 289-291.

2017

Gupta M, Gomes JM, Irizarry J and DaVeiga SP. The use of standardized drug desensitization protocols at a pediatric institution. J Allergy and Clin Immunol Pract. 2017; 5(3):834-836.e5

Abstracts

2016

Gupta M, Gomes J, Sklar J and DaVeiga SP. The Use of Standardized Drug Desensitization Protocols at a Pediatric Institution. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Feb 2016 Supplement. (Presented as a late breaking abstract at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 2016).

Wang KY, Sindher S, Stinson R, Devine P and DaVeiga SP. Omalizumab remains efficacious in a pediatric population with asthma despite variable adherence. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology 2017. (Presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Boston, MA 2017)

Capucilli P, Amos B, Ewig J, DaVeiga SP. A Multidisciplinary Severe Asthma Clinic for Pediatric Patients: Review of the First Twelve Months Experience. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Nov 2018 supplement. (Presented as an oral abstract at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Seattle, WA 2018).

2015

Sindher S, Stinson R and DaVeiga SP. Omalizumab: A Review of Efficacy in a Real-Life Pediatric Population. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Feb 2015 supplement. (Presented at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Houston 2015).

Gupta M, Pogoriler J and DaVeiga SP. A Review of Autopsied Pediatric Asthma Fatalities at a Tertiary Care Center 1987-2014. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Feb 2015 supplement. (Presented at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Houston 2015).

Sindher S and DaVeiga SP. Acute Anaphylaxis Following Fresh Food Skin Prick Testing with Pine Nuts. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Sept 2015 Supplement. (Presented at the American College, of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, San Antonio 2015).

Books

Chapters

2017

DaVeiga SP and Spergel J. Asthma. Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine, 2nd Ed. Edited by Lisa Zaoutis and Vincent Chiang. McGraw-Hill Education. 2013 and 2017.

2013

DaVeiga SP and Spergel J. Asthma. Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine, 2nd Ed. In: Lisa Zaoutis and Vincent Chiang, editors.  McGraw-Hill Education. 2013.

Posters and Presentations

2018

Wang KY, Friedman DF, DaVeiga SP. Immediate Hypersensitivity Reaction to Human Serum Albumin in a Patient Undergoing Plasmapheresis. Poster session to be presented at: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. March 2018.

2017

Kenyon C, Powell M, Jacobi E, Zorc J, DaVeiga S, Ewig J, Penrose T, Rubin D, Bryant-Stephens T. The Effect of a Population Health-oriented Care Bundle on 30-day Readmission for the Highest Risk Children with Asthma. Abstract Poster Presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies Conference, San Francisco, CA. May, 2017.

 

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

Reviewer

2013-present, Allergy and Asthma Proceedings
2012-present, JACI: In Practice
2010-present, Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

Academic Committees

Member

2018-present, Quality Improvement Committee, Division of Allergy and Immunology
2018-present, Physician Wellbeing Lead, Division of Allergy and Immunology
2015-present, Asthma Clinical Care Committee
2015-present, Asthma Population Health Planning Team
2014-present, Asthma Clinical Science and Research Group

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

National

2019, Program Director, Pennsylvania Allergy and Asthma Association
2018, Assistant Program Director, Pennsylvania Allergy and Asthma Association
2016-present, Board member, Pennsylvania Allergy and Asthma Association