Allison Hicks, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology

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Medical School:
  • MD, Creighton University School of Medicine (2014)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (2010)
Residency:
  • University of Colorado (Children's Hospital Colorado) Program, Pediatrics (2017)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado (Children's Hospital Colorado) Program, Allergy and Immunology (2019)
Department: Pediatrics-Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology

Research Interests

Food Allergy, Drug Allergy, Quality Improvement, Patient Education

Publications

  • Stein, Amy, et al. “Clinical Pathway to Increase Rates of Penicillin Allergy De-Labeling.” Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, vol. 145, no. 2, 2020, doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2019.12.664.
  • Hicks, A. et al "Accidental ingestions to known food allergies in children vs. adolescents" EAACI 2020
  • Green, Sarah, et al. “An Adolescent Girl with Signs and Symptoms of Anaphylaxis and Negative Immunologic Workup: a Case Report.” Journal of Medical Case Reports, vol. 14, no. 1, 2020, doi:10.1186/s13256-020-02371-3.
  • Single Dose Oral Amoxicillin Challenge is a Safe and Effective Strategy to Delabel Penicillin Allergies among Low Risk Hospitalized Children Submission ID: 910372 ID Week 2020
  • Hicks, Allison and Fleischer, David. “Epicutaneous Immunotherapy .” Pediatric Food Allergy: a Clinical Guide, by Ruchi Gupta, Springer, 2020.

Professional Memberships

  • AAAAI (American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology), Member
  • ACAAI (American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology), Member
  • Colorado Allergy and Asthma Society, Member
  • EACCI, Member

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Children's Hospital Colorado North Campus
469 State Highway 7
Broomfield, CO 80023
720-478-5000

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

Conditions & Treatments
  • Food, Nutrition and Metabolism - Food Allergies
  • Food, Nutrition and Metabolism
  • Immune System - Eczema
  • Immune System
  • Immune System - Rhinitis
  • Immune System - Urticaria (Hives)
  • Immune System - Anaphylaxis
  • Immune System - Angioedema
  • Immune System - Allergies
  • Lungs and Breathing - Asthma
  • Lungs and Breathing
Clinical Interests
My clinical interests span the specialty of Allergy and Immunology and in particular include food allergy, drug allergy, atopic dermatitis, allergic rhinitis and asthma.

Care Philosophy
I enjoy creating relationships with my patients and their families and becoming a partner in the treatment of their allergic diseases. I enjoy patient/parental education and strive to help my patients and families understand their diseases and my recommended treatments.

Personal Interests
I enjoy traveling, baking and cooking, gardening and exploring the great outdoors including hiking, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.

Volunteer Activities
I serve on the Young Professional Board for the Colorado Ballet.

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, Creighton University School of Medicine (2014)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (2010)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado (Children's Hospital Colorado) Program, Pediatrics (2017)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado (Children's Hospital Colorado) Program, Allergy and Immunology (2019)
Department: Pediatrics-Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology
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