What is the JTF on Practice Parameters?

Joint Task Force at work in Chicago
Joint Task Force at work in Chicago

The Joint Taskforce on Practice Parameters (JTF) was formed in 1989 to develop practice parameters for diagnosis and management of allergic and immunologic diseases. Members of the JTF represent the following organizations:

  • American Academy of Allergy, Asthma &Immunology (AAAAI)
  • American College of Allergy, Asthma &Immunology (ACAAI)

 

Joint Task Force Members

The Joint Task Force on Practice Parameters is composed of representatives from:

  • The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma &Immunology (AAAAI)
  •  The American College of Allergy, Asthma &Immunology (ACAAI) 

Co-Chair

 

David M. Lang, MD

 

Head, Allergy/Immunology Section

Division of Medicine

Director, Allergy and Immunology Fellowship Program

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Cleveland, OH

 

Biographical Sketch

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Co-Chair

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jay M. Portnoy, MD

 

Chief, Section of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

CHildren's Merch Hospital

Professor of Pediatrics

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Kansas City, MO

 

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David I. Bernstein, MD

 

Professor of Clinical Medicine and Environmental Health

Division of Allergy/ImmunologyUniversity of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Cincinnati, Ohio 

 

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Chitra Dinakar, MD

 

Clinical Professor 

 

Stanford University School of Medicine

Allergy & Asthma Clinical Chief

Stanford, California 

 

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Joann Blessing-Moore, MD

 

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics

Stanford University Medical Center

Department of Immunology

Palo Alto, CA

 

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Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MBA

 

Associate Professor

Department of Allergy and Immunology

Children’s Hospital Colorado

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine

Denver, Colorado

 

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Carolyn C. Horner, MD

 

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine 

Washington University School of Medicine

St Louis, Missouri

 

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David A. Khan, MD

 

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

Director, Allergy and Immunology Fellowship Program

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Dallas, TX

 

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John J. Oppenheimer, MD

 

Department of Internal Medicine

New Jersey Medical School

Pulmonary and Allergy Associates

Morristown, NJ

 

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Matthew Rank, MD

 

Associate Professor Medicine

Mayo Clinic School of Medicine

Scottsdale, AZ

 

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Christopher C. Randolph, MD 

 

Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

Yale Affiliated Hospitals

Center for Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

Waterbury, CT

 

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 Dana V. Wallace, MD

 

Assistant Clinical Professor

Nova Southeastern University

Davie, FL

 

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Past Joint Task Force Members

 


Arnold Gutman, MD (1989 – 1996); co-chair

David Pearlman, MD (1989 – 1998)

Rufus E. Lee, MD (1989-1998)

Mark S. Dykewicz, MD (1998-2002)

William E. Berger, MD (1998-2002)
James T. Li, MD, PhD. (1998-2004)

Jean Chapman, MD (1996-2004)
Stanley Fineman, MD; co-chair (1989-2005)
I Leonard Bernstein, MD (1989-2007)

Linda Cox, MD (2006-2012)

Sheldon Spector (1989-2015)

Steve Tilles, MD (2001-2016)

Diane Schuller, MD (1997-2016)

Richard Nicklas, MD (1989-2016)

 

Sponsoring Organizations

Pocketguides

Direct Link to all JTF of PP Pocketguides:  https://www.guidelinecentral.com/allergymembers/