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Tara F. Carr, MD

Tara Carr, MD, is an assistant professor of medicine and otolaryngology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson. She is the director of Adult Allergy at Banner - University Medical Center Tucson and director for the Food Allergy Research and Education Center of Excellence at the University of Arizona. She earned her medical degree from the University of Virginia and completed residency and fellowship training in allergy/immunology at Northwestern University in Chicago.

Recent Blog Posts

Halloween treats
Tags: Halloween, food allergies, Teal Pumpkin Project, safety, holidays
Halloween is an exciting time of year, but it also can be a dangerous one—especially for people with food allergies. Researchers estimate that as many as 15 million Americans suffer from food allergies, with effects ranging... (read more)