Executive Board Member
Dr. Waleed Alqurashi is a pediatric emergency medicine physician in the Division of Emergency Medicine at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario. His main academic activity is clinical research and knowledge translation, particularly on allergy and anaphylaxis. Dr. Waleed Alqurashi is the Content Advisor for anaphylaxis at the Translating Emergency Knowledge for Kids (TREKK) and a member of the TREKK Editorial Committee and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI) Anaphylaxis Committee. Dr. Alqurashi has received several awards recognizing his clinical and research contributions to anaphylaxis. He is currently leading the Canadian Anaphylaxis Network, a CIHR-funded multicenter research program that aims to develop a biphasic anaphylaxis prediction model and a risk score to guide anaphylaxis care in emergency departments.