Krikor Manoukian, MD
Dr. Manoukian is an assistant clinical professor of Allergy & Immununology at University of California Irvine (UC Irvine) and is the co-founder of AIRE Medical group where he strives to provide quality and effective care for patients suffering from various allergies, asthma, and immunodeficiencies.
Dr. Manoukian received a dual Bachelor in Arts Degree (B.A.) in Biology and Economics from University of Southern California (USC), Medical Degree from University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), completed residency in Internal Medicine from Kaiser Los Angeles (a UCLA affiliated hospital), and fellowship in Allergy/Immunology from UCI.
Dr. Manoukian’s research interests include but are not limited to Asthma, Food & Drug Allergies, and Contact Dermatitis. His academic achievements include publications, and presentations at major conferences or seminars.
He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Adult and Pediatric Allergy and Immunology.
Dr. Manoukian is a member of:
- American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI)
- American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI)
- Los Angeles Society of Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology (LASAACI),
- American College of Physicians (ACP)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- Los Angeles County Medical Association (LACMA)
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Raffi Tachdjian, MD, MPH
Raffi Tachdjian, MD, MPH, is Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics in the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
Dr. Tachdjian received his medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia, followed by an internship and residency in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School’s Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, and a fellowship in Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
Dr. Tachdjian’s research focuses on asthma, hereditary angioedema, and allergic inflammation, and he has served as primary or co-investigator of over 15 grant-funded research studies. He was voted one of the UCLA Health System’s best doctors and was selected to receive the Editors’ Choice Award by The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.
Dr. Tachdjian completed an internship at the Centers of Disease Control & Prevention, where he led the outbreak investigations and epidemiologic studies on Pertussis (whooping cough). He is credited for being part of the team that led to the understanding of the waning immunity of the pertussis vaccine, which led to boosted dosing in adolescents and adults.
Board certified in Adult and Pediatric Allergy and Immunology as well as in Pediatrics, Dr. Tachdjian serves as Director of Clinical Trials at Allergy & Clinical Immunology Medical Group in Santa Monica, California.
Dr. Tachdjian is the founder and president of the Children’s Music Fund (www.TheCMF.org), a 501c3 non-profit providing musical instruments and music therapy to children with chronic and life-altering illness.