Michael Daines, MD is the Division Chief for Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology. He earned his MD at St. Louis University School of Medicine, completed his residency at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, and a fellowship in allergy/immunology at Duke University Medical Center. Before joining The University of Arizona, Dr. Daines was an assistant professor at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. He will implement Arizona's first pediatric IgE and cell-mediated allergy skin-testing program at the new PANDA Children's Aerodigestive Disorders Center, located within the UPH Children's Multi-Specialty Center. As an NIH-funded investigator, Dr. Daines' research interests include determining how genetic and environmental factors combine to produce allergic diseases such as allergic rhinitis, asthma, food allergies and eczema.