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Michael Wein, MD
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Michael Wein, MD, is Chief of Allergy at Indian River Medical Center and serves on the faculty at Florida State University College of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate work at Brown University, an internal medicine residency at Vanderbilt University, and his post-doctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital in the division of Allergy & Immunology. He is board-certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology and also by the American Board of Internal Medicine. 

Dr. Wein is Past President of the Florida Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Society and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. He has authored several publication including the chapter on allergic rhinitis in Conn’s Current Therapy, 2006 edition, and has served editorial roles for DynaMed Online and Prescribers Letter and is currently an Advisory Board Member of Boston-based Wellness Workdays. He co-authored a study on Epi-pen which was published in Annals of Allergy in 2015 and subsequent featured on CNN. His previous publications relate mostly to allergic inflammation, eosinophils, and adhesion molecules. 

His offices are located in Vero Beach and Port Saint Lucie and he enjoys learning about dermatology from his friends practicing dermatology in his community.

 

Asthma and Allergies in Dermatology

Objectives:

  1. Identify skin findings of several immunodeficiency syndromes
  2. List key dermatologic features of drug-induced hypersensitivity syndromes
  3. Describe the role of food allergy in atopic dermatitis and other skin disorders
  4. Recognize when to refer a patient with cutaneous venom reaction to an allergist
  5. Understand the natural history of penicillin allergy

Needs: 

  1. New advances in dermatologic treatment
  2. New methods of diagnosis or treatment
  3. Availability of new medication(s) or indication(s)
  4. Advances in medical knowledge

References: 

  1. Association between chronic urticaria and thyroid autoimmunity: a prospective study involving 99 patients. Dermatology. 2001;208(2):98.
  2. Bradykinin-Mediated Angioedema. N Engl J Med. 2002; 347:621-622.
  3. Pediatric Contact Dermatitis Registry Data on Contact Allergy in Children with Atopic Dermatitis. JAMA Dermatol. 2017; 153(8):765-770.
  4. Allergic Contact Dermatitis to Synthetic Rubber Gloves Changing Trends in patch Test Reactions to Accelerators. Archives of Dermatology. 2010; 146(9):1001-7.
  5. Oral Allergy Syndrom. Dermatitis, 2015;26:78.  Combined Immunodeficiency Associated with DOCK8 Mutations. N Engl J Med. 2009; 361:2046-2055.

Core Competencies: 2, 3, 6

Disclosures: Faculty: Florida State University; Deputy Chief: Indian River Medical Center 

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