Josh Kennedy, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Allergy and Immunology for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and Arkansas Children's Hospital. He is also a researcher at the Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute.
Dr. Kennedy received his medical degree in 2006 from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and completed a combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children's Hospital. He completed Allergy and Immunology Fellowship training at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. He joined the faculty at ACH/UAMS in July 2013, where he is a member of the Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology.
Dr. Kennedy's clinical interests include allergic and immunologic diseases such as asthma, food allergy, atopic dermatitis, and primary immunodeficiency. His research interests are focused on asthma and the effects of the common cold virus, rhinovirus. He is particularly interested in mucosal immune responses to rhinovirus that may synergize with allergic disease. Dr. Kennedy is a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Allergy-Immunology.
Dr. Kennedy is a UAMS College of Medicine faculty member who provides adult patient care at the UAMS Allergy & Immunology Clinic and also pediatric patient care at Arkansas Children's Hospital. To make an appointment at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, please call 501-364-4000.
UAMS doctors treat a broad range of conditions some of which may not be listed below.
- Allergic Rhinitis
- Atopic Dermatitis
- Clinical Trials
- Drug Allergy
- Food Allergies
- Immune Disorders
- Primary Immunodeficiency
The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this doctor.
- Allergen Immunotherapy
- Allergy Testing
- Diagnostic lab
- Oral Food Challenges
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