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Kennedy, Joshua, M.D.

Allergy and Immunology
Arkansas Children's Hospital Primary Care Appointments: 501-364-1202 Specialty Care Appointments: 501-364-4000
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Josh Kennedy, MD, is an assistant professor of Allergy and Immunology for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and Arkansas Children's Hospital. He is also a researcher at the Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute.


Dr. Kennedy received his medical degree in 2006 from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and completed a combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children's Hospital. He completed Allergy and Immunology Fellowship training at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. He joined the faculty at ACH/UAMS in July 2013, where he is a member of the Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology.


Dr. Kennedy's clinical interests include allergic and immunologic diseases such as asthma, food allergy, atopic dermatitis, and primary immunodeficiency. His research interests are focused on asthma and the effects of the common cold virus, rhinovirus. He is particularly interested in mucosal immune responses to rhinovirus that may synergize with allergic disease. Dr. Kennedy is a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Allergy-Immunology.