Skip to main content


Our Team

Mission Education


Kirsi Jarvinen-Seppo, M.D., Ph.D.
Kirsi Jarvinen-Seppo, M.D., Ph.D.,
Chief of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology, Director of Center for Food Allergy

Affiliated Faculty

Lisa Beck, M.D.
Lisa Beck, M.D.,
Anna de Benedetto, M.D.
Anna De Benedetto, M.D.,
Jinia El-Feghaly
Jinia El-Feghaly, M.D.,
Pediatric Dermatologist
R. John Looney, M.D.
R. John Looney, M.D., Allergist/Immunologist
Danielle Marino, M.D.
Danielle Marino, M.D.,
Nishaben Patel, M.D.
Nishaben Patel, M.D.,
Pediatric Gastroenterologist
Esther Prince, M.D.
Esther Prince, M.D.,
Pediatric Gastroenterologist
Geoff Weinberg, M.D.
Geoff Weinberg, M.D.,
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Jamie L. Wooldridge, M.D.
Jamie L. Wooldridge, M.D.,
Pulmonologist - Severe Asthma Clinic


Brianne Schmidt
Brianne Schmidt, R.D., C.S.P.

Advanced Practice Provider

Allergy/Immunotherapy Nurses

Catherine Cannan
Catherine Cannan, R.N., B.S.N.
Molly Ciarla
Molly Ciarla, R.N., B.S.N.
Bethany Mantell
Bethany Mantell, R.N., B.S.N.
Kayla McGraw
Kayla McGraw, R.N., B.S.N.
Lindsey Melcher
Lindsey Melcher, R.N., B.S.N.,
Assistant Nurse Manager
Lauren Pedro, R.N., B.S.N.
Karley Sanchez
Karley Sanchez, R.N., B.S.N.

In Memory of Eric Dreyfuss, M.D.

Eric Dreyfuss, M.D.

With the passing of Eric Dreyfuss, MD, the Pediatric Division of Allergy and Immunology and the Division of Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology at URMC have lost a devoted clinician, mentor and benefactor. As a professor emeritus, he had over 50 years of experience in the practice of allergy and immunology and was still an active preceptor for allergy/immunology fellows. He will be greatly missed by his colleagues, students and patients.