Burlingame, Ca.–April 18, 2016. AlerSense Incorporated is pleased to announce that Dr. Sakina Bajowala has joined the AlerSense Medical Advisory Board. AlerSense has created the world’s first smart airborne allergy and asthma early warning system alerting consumers as particles and toxins build.
Dr. Sakina Bajowala is a Board-Certified Allergist & Immunologist, and the Medical Director of Kaneland Allergy & Asthma Center in North Aurora, IL. Dr. Bajowala holds multiple committee appointments as a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. She also volunteers her time for advocacy efforts as a speaker/educator and medical advisory board member for patient-focused non-profit organizations.
“With the new focus on personalized medical care, there is a need for technology that can deliver real-time, location-specific air quality information to patients with allergies, asthma and other respiratory conditions.”says Dr. Bajowala. “AlerSense’s innovations perfectly fill this gap. I look forward to partnering with them with the goal of delivering accessible sensing technology to the public and improving health outcomes in a patient-centered manner.”
As an asthma and allergy sufferer herself, and as the mother of children with asthma and allergies, Dr. Bajowala has a unique perspective on the management of atopic disease: patient, parent, and physician. She shares these insights on her popular blog: allergistmommy.blogspot.com.
“We could not be more pleased with the level of advisory members who have decided to help AlerSense become a more valuable product in the market,” says Skip Sanzeri, CEO of AlerSense.” Dr. Bajowala, not only brings significant credentials, but she is a thought leader regarding the future of allergies and immunology. She is already contributing to our success with valuable suggestions and insights so that AlerSense can become an important part of one’s overall allergy, asthma or COPD management plan.”
A recognized influencer on social media (@allergistmommy), Dr. Bajowala focuses on harnessing the ability of mobile technology to promote health education and improve outcomes. She is an accomplished speaker routinely called upon to share her expertise in this area to audiences in the U.S. and overseas. You will often find her featured as an expert in publications such as Woman’s Day, Parents Magazine, WebMD, Huffington Post, and Oprah.com, among others.
Dr. Bajowala earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Chicago in 1999 and her M.D. from Rush Medical College in 2003. She served her residency in pediatrics at the University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital and her fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at the Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Bajowala is certified to the Highest National Standards by American Board of Pediatrics (2006) and the American Board of Allergy & Immunology (2008) and is alsoa member of the following organizations:
- American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
- American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
- Illinois Society of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
AlerSense™ units will be available in the spring/summer of 2016. Interested customers may preorder AlerSense™ via the AlerSense™ website at www.AlerSense.com.
AlerSense™ stands for ‘Aler’ (Alert, Allergy), and ‘Sense’ (detect and report). AlerSense™ is committed to providing high quality consumer airborne contaminant sensing solutions. Based in Silicon Valley and Dublin, Ireland, AlerSense™ will help change the world by playing a role in reducing allergy and asthma issues.
About The Kaneland Allergy and Asthma Center
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