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Cynthia Kelly, MD  MD  

    • Title:
    • Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

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    • Contact Info:
    • 757.668.7000

    • Office Location:
    • Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters

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    • Medical Education:
    • Wayne State University

    • Residency:
    • University of Michigan

    • Fellowship(s):
    • UCLA School of Medicine

      Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

    • Board Certification(s):
      • American Board of Pediatrics
      • American Board of Allergy & Immunology


      Professional Affiliations

      • American Academy of Allergy and Immunology
      • American College of Allergy and ImmunologyAmerican
      • Academy of Pediatrics
      • American Medical Association
      • Virginia Allergy Society
      • Tidewater Pediatric Society
    • Affiliation(s):
    • Research Interests:
      • Allergic Rhinitis
      • Asthma
      • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Primary Specialty:
    • Pediatrics

    • Hospital:
    • Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters

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Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Szelc-Kelly C, Morrow AL, Shults J, Nakas N, Strope GL, Adelman RD. Outcomes evaluation of a comprehensive intervention program for asthmatic children enrolled in Medicaid. Pediatrics 2000;105:1029-35.
  • Kelly CS, Andersen CL, Pestian JP, Wenger AD, Finch AB, Strope GL, Luckstead EF. Improved outcomes for hospitalized asthmatic children using a clinical pathway. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2000;84:509-16.
  • Brenner JS, Kelly CS, Wenger A, Brich S, Morrow A. Asthma and obesity in adolescents: is there an association? Journal of Asthma 2001;38(6), 509-515.
  • Taylor-Fishwick J, Major DA, Kelly CS, Butterfoss FD, Clarke SM, Cardenas RA. Assessing a community's pediatric asthma care needs: insights gained from physicians, school nurses and parents. Pediatric Asthma, Allergy & Immunology 2004; 17(1):25-35.
  • Butterfoss FD, Kelly CS, Taylor-Fishwick J. Health planning that magnifies the community's voice: Allies Against Asthma. Health Education & Behavior 2005; 32(1):113-128.
  • Kelly CS, Meurer JR, Lachance LL, Taylor-Fishwick JC, Geng X, Arabia C. Engaging health care providers in coalition activities. Health Promotion and Practice 2006; 7:66S-75S.
  • Nicholas EA, Dwyer M, Murphy A, Taylor-Fishwick JC, Cohn JG, Kelly CS, Gould C, Di Stefano D. Coalition-based approaches for addressing environmental issues in childhood asthma. Health Promotion and Practice 2006; 7:108S-116S.
  • Providing Asthma Care in Elementary Schools: Understanding Barriers to Determine Best Practice. Major DA, Clarke SM, Cardenas RA, Taylor-Fishwick JC, Kelly CS, Butterfoss FD. Fam Community Health 2006; 29(4):256-265.

Books & Book Chapters

  • Boguniewicz M, Szelc-Kelly C, Ballow M, Leung DYM. Intravenous immune globulin in autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. In Clinical immunology: Principles and Practice. Rich RR, Fleisher TA, Schwartz BD, Shearer WT, Strober W (eds), Baltimore: Mosby, 1996, pp 1891-1902.
  • Pestian JP, Sheppard VB, Hannon PM, Kelly CS, Chase DA, LeFever GB. An Assessment of Child and Adolescent Hospitalizations in Virginia. Virginia Department of Health, Richmond VA 1997.
  • Szelc-Kelly C, Kelly RE. Lymphodenopathy in Children. In Pediatric Clinics of North America. Glick PL, Irish MS, Caty MG (eds), Philadelphia PA:W.B. Saunders Company, 1998, 4:875-888.
  • Kelly CS. An effective approach to pediatric asthma management. Ineffectiveness in Clinical Care. Pike IM (ed), Sentara Health Management Forum. 1999