Meet Our Team

Members of UNC Children's Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology


Nurse Practitioner

Allergy/Immunology Fellows

  • Allison Burbank, MD 
  • Quindelyn Cook
  • Ahmad Hamad, MD
  • Onyinye Iweala, MD, PhD
  • Amika Sood

    CEMALB Research Faculty (Center for Environmental Medicine, Asthma and Lung Biology)

    Food Allergy Lab

    • Christine Brown, CCRP
    • Elizabeth Gabel
    • Rishu Guo, MD, PhD
    • Janelle Kesselring
    • Mike Kulis, PhD
    • Kelly Orgel
    • Anusha Penumarti, PhD
    • Nicole Szczepanski 
    • Ping Ye, PhD
    • Xiaohong Yue, MS, DDS
    • Huamei Zhang, MS

    Food Allergy Study Coordinators

    • Sarah Bennick, RN, MSN, CPNP
    • Emily English, RN, MSN, CPNP
    • Deanna Hamilton, RN
    • Lauren Herlihy, RN, MSN, CPNP
    • Betsy Pitkin, RN

    Administrative Staff

    • Charlotte Weaver, MS
      Administrative Director 
    • Suzanne Record 
      Division Administrator
    • Samantha Kemper
      Administrative Assistant 
    • Jessi Stark
      Administrative Assistant