Dr. Akan is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Medicine and Public Health. She completed an internship in Pediatrics at Beth Israel Medical Center/Long Island College Hospital in New York City and a Pediatric Residency at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. She also spent a year conducting clinical research in pediatric asthma at Howard University in Washington, D.C. Prior to joining ENTAA Care, Dr. Akan privately practiced as an allergist/immunologist in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. She is a member of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology. When not caring for patients, Dr. Akan likes running/racing across the country with friends and sampling different types of foods.