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Melinda Braskett, MD

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Melinda Braskett, MD

UCLA Physician Melinda Braskett, MD specializes in Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics.
Specialty
Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
A83104
Contact
(310) 315-8990
PRACTICE LOCATION
UCLA Food & Drug Allergy Care Center
1245 16th Street Suite 303 for children & Suite 309 for adults
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Allergy & Immunology, American Board of Allergy and Immunology, 2009
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Allergy & Immunology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2006 - 2008
Residency
Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, 2002 - 2004
Internship
Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, 2001 - 2002
Medical Degree
MD, Columbia University College of Physicians,Surgeons, 2001
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Medical Director, Food and Drug Allergy Care Center
Physician, Clinical Immunology and Allergy
MORE INFORMATION
Additional Information

Dr. Melinda Braskett is the Medical Director of the Food and Drug Allergy Care Center at UCLA and an Assistant Clinical Professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. She is a board certified allergist and clinical immunologist. She is also board certified in pediatric medicine.  Dr. Braskett graduated with honors from the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University in New York City. She completed her internship and residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, and her fellowship in Clinical Immunology and Allergy at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

Dr. Braskett's clinical experience and expertise focuses on food and drug allergy in children and adults. She also has extensive training in primary immunodeficiency and immune dysregulation syndromes. She has authored clinical and original research articles, and presented at national meetings. Her research interests include diagnostic clinical investigations of food and drug hypersensitivity and pharmacogenomics. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology and the American College of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology.

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