Brendan J. Canning, Ph.D. is a Professor of Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. He joined the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology of the Department of Medicine in 1996. He has been or is currently Co-Editor-in-Chief or Associate Editor for six medical research journals. Dr. Canning has served as a scientific advisory board member and a consultant for many pharmaceutical and biotech companies. His research is sponsored by grants from the NIH and by collaborations with industry.