Newton F Adkinson Jr., M.D.

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  • Professor of Medicine


Allergy and Immunology

Research Interests

aspirin and NSAID sensitivities; immunotherapy and desensitization; multiple drug hypersensitivity and intolerance; Diagnosis of antibiotic allergies more

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Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Appointment Phone: 410-550-2300
5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle
Asthma and Allergy Center
Baltimore, MD 21224 map
Phone: 410-550-2300

The Johns Hopkins Hospital (Main Entrance)

Appointment Phone: 410-550-2300
1800 Orleans St.
Sheikh Zayed Tower
Baltimore, MD 21287 map


Dr. Adkinson has pursued an academic career at Johns Hopkins since 1973. His research has contributed to more than 300 published papers and has been supported by numerous NIH and other grants. He directs a training program for clinical investigators at Johns Hopkins and has held numerous administrative posts including Physician-in-Charge for Allergy- Immunology, Co-Director of the Div. Allergy/Clinical Immunology, Training Program Director for Allergy- Immunology, and Interim Vice-Dean for Research. In 2010 he was awarded the Distinguished Clinician Award by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. more


  • Professor of Medicine

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  • MD; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1969)


  • Internal Medicine; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1971)

Activities & Honors


  • Distinguished Clinician Award, by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 2010

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