Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

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University of California San Francisco Sch of Med


Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical Center


Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical Center


Duke University

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Allergy/Immunology, Pediatrics




Dr. Susan Laubach is a physician in the Allergy/Immunology Division at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Pediatrics at UC San Diego.

Originally from Stockton, California, Dr. Laubach graduated with honors from Stanford University with a degree in human biology before earning her medical degree from UC San Francisco School of Medicine. She trained in pediatrics at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, where she founded a palliative care service for children with life-threatening illnesses. She then completed a fellowship in allergy and immunology at Duke University, receiving extensive training to diagnose and manage food allergy and primary immunodeficiency.

Following her fellowship, Dr. Laubach was honored to serve active duty, dependent and retired military service members in the Department of Allergy/Immunology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC. In 2011, she joined the Allergy & Asthma Medical Group and Research Center in San Diego, which became affiliated with UC San Diego and Rady Children's in 2014. She is an active member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Laubach met her husband when they both volunteered at Camp Okizu, a camp for children with cancer and their siblings in Northern California. Her husband now practices anesthesiology in San Diego. They have two young children and a large extended family in the San Diego area. She enjoys running and volunteering at her children's school.


A Review of Shared Decision-Making, Published Protocols, and Post-desensitization Strategies in Oral Immunotherapy (OIT).
Laubach S, Kim EH, Greenhawt M, Bailey S, Anagnostou A

Identification of cow milk epitopes to characterize and quantify disease-specific T cells in allergic children.
Lewis SA, Sutherland A, Soldevila F, Westernberg L, Aoki M, Frazier A, Maiche S, Erlewyn-Lajeunesse M, Arshad H, Leonard S, Laubach S, Dantzer JA, Wood RA, Sette A, Seumois G, Vijayanand P, Peters B

Qualitative interviews to understand health care providers' experiences of prescribing licensed peanut oral immunotherapy.
Anagnostou A, Lawrence C, Tilles SA, Laubach S, Donelson SM, Yassine M, Nowak-Wegrzyn A

Physician well-being in allergy and immunology: Creating a culture of wellness.
Bingemann TA, Laubach S

Integrating oral immunotherapy into clinical practice.
Leonard SA, Laubach S, Wang J

Analysis of Allergen-Specific T Cell and IgE Reactivity to Different Preparations of Cow's Milk-Containing Food Extracts.
Chen M, Sutherland A, Birrueta G, Laubach S, Leonard S, Peters B, Schulten V

Concomitant diagnosis of immune deficiency and Pseudomonas sepsis in a 19 month old with ecthyma gangrenosum by host whole-genome sequencing.
Sanford E, Farnaes L, Batalov S, Bainbridge M, Laubach S, Worthen HM, Tokita M, Kingsmore SF, Bradley J

Preventing Peanut Allergy.
Chen M, Welch M, Laubach S

Efficacy and Safety of AR101 in Oral Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy: Results of ARC001, a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase 2 Clinical Trial.
Bird JA, Spergel JM, Jones SM, Rachid R, Assa'ad AH, Wang J, Leonard SA, Laubach SS, Kim EH, Vickery BP, Davis BP, Heimall J, Cianferoni A, MacGinnitie AJ, Crestani E, Burks AW, ARC001 Study Group

The "Tooth" About Wheezing.
Laubach SS

Probiotic administration in early life, atopy, and asthma: a meta-analysis of clinical trials.
Ta V, Laubach S

Introduction of complementary foods and the relationship to food allergy.
Ta V, Laubach S

Single-dose influenza vaccination of patients with egg allergy in a multicenter study.
Webb L, Petersen M, Boden S, LaBelle V, Bird JA, Howell D, Burks AW, Laubach S

Ovalbumin content of 2010-2011 influenza vaccines.
McKinney KK, Webb L, Petersen M, Nelson M, Laubach S

Sublingual immunotherapy for peanut allergy: clinical and immunologic evidence of desensitization.
Kim EH, Bird JA, Kulis M, Laubach S, Pons L, Shreffler W, Steele P, Kamilaris J, Vickery B, Burks AW

Posttussive emesis as a symptom of asthma in children.
Turbyville J, Gada S, Payne K, Laubach S, Callahan CW, Nelson M

Profiling families enrolled in food allergy immunotherapy studies.
DunnGalvin A, Chang WC, Laubach S, Steele PH, Dubois AE, Burks AW, Hourihane JO

Oral tolerance, food allergy, and immunotherapy: implications for future treatment.
Burks AW, Laubach S, Jones SM

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