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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Johanna Smeekens, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology.

Education and Training

BS, Michigan State University, Department of Chemistry
PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Dr. Smeekens’ research interests include the airway as a route of sensitization to foods through environmental exposure and tracking the genetics of susceptibility to food allergy through novel mouse models.

Johanna Smeekens, PhD
  • Address

    030 MacNider Hall

    CB # 7231

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599