Dr. Jeffrey Tillinghast is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine specializing in Asthma, Allergy and Clinical Immunology. He received his undergraduate degree in biochemistry from State University School of Medicine of New York at Albany graduating summa cum laude. Dr. Tillinghast pursued medicine at Washington University School of Medicine completing his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Barnes Jewish Hospital.
Dr. Tillinghast completed subspecialty training in Allergy and Immunology at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland; and is board certified in Internal Medicine, and Allergy & Clinical Immunology. Dr. Tillinghast has conducted research in immunology resulting in the publication of several papers on the Human Immune response.
Dr. Tillinghast is a Certified Physician Investigator (C.P.I.) through the Academy of Pharmaceutical Physicians & Investigators and has participated in over 300 clinical trials focusing on pharmaceuticals in the treatment of allergy, asthma and other respiratory diseases. Dr. Tillinghast is an accomplished clinical investigator and was listed in the “Best Doctors in America". He is a member of multiple national societies including The American Thoracic Society and The American Academy of Asthma, Allergy & Immunology. He maintains a strong association with Washington University School of Medicine teaching internal medicine residents and allergy fellows, and was named the "Teaching Allergist of the Year" in 2005 by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.