About Sickkids
About SickKids

Adelle Atkinson , MD, FRCP (C)

The Hospital for Sick Children
Clinical Immunologist - Division of Immunology and Allergy
Paediatrics

Clinical Immunologist - Division of Haematology/Oncology Section of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Paediatrics

Director - Post Graduate Medical Education
Paediatrics

Research Institute
Project Investigator
Research Institute

University of Toronto
Associate Professor
Paediatrics


Phone: 416-813-8626/416-813-5310
Fax: 416-813-8638/416-813-5230
e-mail: adelle.atkinson@sickkids.ca

Brief Biography

Diploma in Nursing, Province of Ontario, 1985
BSc, University of Toronto, 1991

MD, University of McMaster, Hamilton, 1994

FRCPC, Paediatrics Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, 1998

FAAP Paediatrics, 1997

FRCPC, Allergy and Clinical Immunolgy Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, 2002

Areas of Specialty

Clinical Immunology &  Allergy

Bone marrow transplantation

Medical Education

Clinical Care Activities

Bone Marrow Transplantation
Primary Immunodeficiency
Complex allergic disease

Research Interests

Prevention of atopy, adverse reactions to drugs, Medical Education.

Research Activities 

Prevention of atopy, adverse reactions to drugs, Medical Education.

Achievements

Funding

2013 Educational Research Grant - Paediatric Consultants Education Research Grant.  Implementation of a night float system in a large Canadian paediatric Training Program:  impact on medical education.  PI – Dr. Zia Bismilla.  ($5000) C

2012 Educational Research Grant – Paediatric Consultants Education and Innovation and Development Grant.  Resident as manager.  PI – Dr. Charlotte Moore.  Co-collaborator Drs. Sarah Schwartz and Grant Anderson.  C

2010 Educational Research Grant. – Paediatric Consultants Research Grant – Career Decision-Making in Paediatric Residency.  PI – Dr. Michelle Shouldice.  Dr. Lauren Kitney (Resident) and I Collaborators.  C

2005 Educational Grant -   Canadian Immunodeficiency Society,  Toronto, Canada. National Award for “Physician Awareness Initiative”. ($5000 Cdn)  PI

2004 Educational Grant -   Canadian Immunodeficiency Society,  Toronto, Canada. National Award for “Physician Awareness Initiative”. ($5000 Cdn)  PI

2003 Educational Grant -   Canadian Immunodeficiency Society,  Toronto, Canada. National Award for “Physician Awareness Initiative”. ($5000 Cdn)  PI

Awards

2008 Best Resident Research Poster.  (Dr. Fotini Kavadas) Allergy Update, 2008.  Toronto, Ontario.  2008 (Faculty Supervisor)

1998 Glaxo Fellowship Award. Clinical, Two year salary award for subspecialty training..

1998 Chief Resident. University of Toronto – the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

1991 Principal’s Faculty Award. University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Principal’s Faculty Award of High Distinction for academic achievements. ($500 Cdn)

1991 Deans Honour List.  University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

1991 Open Fellowship. University of Toronto,  Ontario, Canada. University of Toronto Open Fellowship (offered scholarship for graduate studies in Physical Anthropology). 
Declined this scholarship to enter McMaster University School of Medicine. ($10,000 Cdn.)

1991 A.E. Robinson Medal. University of Toronto,  Ontario, Canada. This Medal is awarded annually for the highest academic standing achieved in the Faculty of Science throughout a four year program. 

1990 In-course Scholarship. University of Toronto,  Ontario, Canada ($500 Cdn)

1990 Principal’s Faculty Award. University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Principal’s Faculty Award of High Distinction for academic achievements ($500 Cdn)

1990 Deans Honour List. University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

1983 Honours.  North Albion Collegiate Institute, Toronto, Canada, Graduated from Grade 13 with Honours.

1982 First Award. Grade 12 First Award for academic performance

Teaching/Education Awards


2014 – Harry Bain Award in recognition of excellence in clinical teaching.  Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.

May 2010 Sarita Verma Award for Mentorship and Advocacy in Postgraduate Training. University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario,
Canada. This award recognizes staff or faculty members who exhibit an exemplary level of leadership and commitment to social responsiibility, mentorship, advocacy and resident well-being. ($500)

2008 PAIRO Residency Program Excellence Award.  Ontario. Awarded to the Paediatric Residency Program, for consistently providing and exceptionally positive and rewarding experience for the residents, while producing physicians who are experttly  trained to deal with the challenges of their upcoming career.

2000     PeRLS Award.  Award for teaching Excellence for the Paediatric Resident Lecture Series.

Nominated

2014 PAIRO Residency Program Excellence Award. Ontario. Awarded to the Paediatric Residency Program, for consistently providing an exceptionally positive and rewarding experience for the residents, while producing physicians who are expertly trained to deal with the challenges of their upcoming career.  (Decision not made at the time of the preparation of this CV)

2013 PAIRO Residency Program Excellence Award. Ontario. Awarded to the Paediatric Residency Program, for consistently providing an exceptionally positive and rewarding experience for the residents, while producing physicians who are expertly trained to deal with the challenges of their upcoming career.  

2011 Program Director of the Year Award. – Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

1991 Governor General’s Medal. National Award for high academic standing.   Runner-up.

Publications

PEER-REVIEWED - JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

1. Chan ES and Cummings C.  CPS Community and Allergy Committees Along with Paediatric Interest Section CSACI (Atkinson AR).  Dietary exposures and allergy prevention in high-risk infants.  Paediatrics and Child Health 2013;18(10):545-9. C

2. *Coles N, *Wolfe-Wylie M, Atkinson AR, O’Brien K, Unger S.  Sepsis and shock in a term neonate.  Paediatrics and Child Health.  2013 Nov;18(9):497-8.  C

3. Bernstein S, Atkinson AR, Martimianakis MA. Diagnosing the Learner in Difficulty. Pediatrics; doi: 10.1542/peds.2013-1526. Originally published online July 15, 2013. C

4. Kavadas FD, Kasprzak A, Atkinson AR. Antibiotic skin testing accompanied by provocative challenges in children is a useful clinical tool. Allergy, Asthma, Clin Immunol.  2013 Jun 14;9(1):22. doi: 10.1186/1710-1492-9-22. SRI

5. *Luca N, Atkinson AR, Hawkins C, Feldman, B.  A Case of Anti-Signal Recognition Particle-Positive Juvenile Polymyositis Successfully Treated with Rituximab. J Rheumatol. 2012 Jul;39(7):1483-5C  C

6. Upton J, Hummel D, Kasprzak A, Atkinson AR. No Systemic Reactions to Influenza vaccination in Egg-Sensitized Tertiary-Care Pediatric Patients: A Review of Our Protocol. Allergy, Asthma and Clin Immunol. 2012 Mar 2;8:2. SRI

7. Ford-Jones E, Levin L, Schneider R, Daneman D, The Social Paediatric          Working Group (Atkinson AR).  A New Social Paediatrics Elective-A tool for moving to live course developmental Health.  J Pediatr. 2012 Mar;160(3):357-358.e2  C

8. *Nisha M. Fernandes BHSc1, Glenn P. Taylor MD2,Cedric Manlhiot BSc1, Brian W. McCrindle MD MPH1, Michael Ho2, Steven E.S. Miner MD3, Adelle Atkinson, MD4, Edgar T. Jaeggi MD1, Lynne E. Nield MD1 The Myocardium of Fetuses with Endocardial Fibroelastosis Contains a Paucity of B and T Lymphocytes Compared with Normal Controls Pediatr Cardiol. 2011 Dec;32(8):1088-95 (2012) C

9. Al-Sukati N, Reid B, Lavi S, Al-Zaharani D, Atkinson AR, Roifman CM, Grunebaum E: Safety and efficacy of measles,
mumps, and rubella vaccine in patients with  DiGeorge  syndrome. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2010:
126(4):868-9  C  (Research)

10. Somech R, Kavadas F, Atkinson AR, Grunebaum E,  Roifman CM: High dose methylprednisolone is effective in the
management of acute graft-versus-host disease in severe combined  immune deficiency. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2008: 122(6): pp 1215-1216.  C  (Research)

11. Somech R, Somers G, Chitayat D, Grunebaum E,  Atkinson AR, Kolomeitz E, Roifman CM: Fatal lung fibrosis with
immunodeficiency and gonadal dysgenesis in 46XX  sisters - A new  syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics 2008: 146(1): pp 8  -  14.  C (Clinical)

12. Roifman CM, Zhang J, Atkinson AR, Grunebaum E,  Mandel K: Adenosine deaminase deficiency can present with features of  Omenn syndrome.  Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2008:  Issue4: pp 1056-1058.  C  (Clinical)

13. Manlhiot C, Tyrrell PN, Lian L, Atkinson AR, Lau W,  Feldman BM: Safety of intravenous immunoglobulin in the treatment of
junvenile dermatomyositis: adverse reactions are associated with  immunoglobulin a content.  Paediatrics 2008: 121 (3): pp E626-E630.    (Clinical)

6. Somech R, Seaban-Adel K, Kirby-Allen M, Atkinson AR: Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Patients with Anaphylactoid Reactions to Deferoxamine Mesylate.Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology 2007: 99 (6): pp 575-6. SRI

7. Atkinson AR, Roifman CM: Low serum IgG2 levels  in infancy can be transient. Pediatrics 2007: 120(3): pp E543-E547. PA

8. Husain M, Grunebaum E, Naqvi A, Atkinson AR, Ngan  BY, Aiuti A, Roifman CM: Burkitt lymphoma in adenosine deaminase
deficient-severe combined immunodeficiency treated with polyethylene  glyco-adenosine deaminase. Journal of Paediatrics 2007: 151(1): pp 93 - 95.  C

9. Guggenheim R, Grunebaum E, Atkinson A, Roifman  CM: Bone Marrow transplantation for Cartilage-hair-hypoplasia. Bone
Marrow Transplantation 2006: 38 (11): pp 751-756.  C

10. Grunebaum E, Mazzolari E, Porta F, Dallera D,  Atkinson AR, Reid B, Notarangelo L.D, Roifman C.M: Bone marrow
transplant for severe combined immune deficiency. Journal of the   American Medical Association 2006: 295: pp 508-518.  C

11. Zhang J, Quintal L, Atkinson AR, Williams B,  Grunebaum E, Roifman CM: Novel RAG1 mutation in a case of severe
combined immunodeficiency. Journal of Paediatrics 2005: 116: pp E445-E449.  C

12. Atkinson AR: Humoral Immunodeficiencies and  Bone Dysplasias. Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America
2001: 21(1): pp 113-127.  PA

13. Carver ED, Braude BM, Atkinson AR, Gold M: Anaphylaxis during insertion of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt.  Anesthesiology 2000: 93(2): pp 578-9.  C

14. Campbell DM, Atkinson AR, Gilles D, Sochett EB: Cyclophosphamide and Water Retention: Mechanism Revisited. Journal
of Paediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism 2000: 13(6): pp 673-675.  C

15. Atkinson AR, Roifman CM: Immunodeficiencies  from A to Z.  Canadian Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
2000: 5(1): pp 5.  PA

NON-PEER-REVIEWED – JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

1. Al-Ahmad M, Atkinson AR: An Approach to the Patient with Recurrent Infections, Division of  Respirology at Mount Sinai Hospital and the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, St Mikes Hospital, University of Toronto.  Respirology and Allergy Rounds 2004: 1, Issue 8.  SRI

PEER-REVIEWED - ABSTRACTS

1. *Rayar M, Dupuis LL, Atkinson A, Shaikh F, Taylor T, Ross S, Alexander S.  Etoposide infusion-related reactions in pediatric Oncology/Hematology patients.  2013 Annual POGO Symposium – Innovation in Pediatric Oncology, November 21-23 2013, Toronto, Canada.  (Poster) C    

2. *Cheng S, *Chan M, *Nurmohamed L, *Nita D, *Johnstone J, Martimianakis T, Sung L, Atkinson A.  Completing a scholarly project during Paediatric residency training:  Motivators, barriers, and enablers.  (ICRE), 2013 International Cenference on Residency Education, Calgary Alberta, September 26-29th, 2013. (Poster).  SRI  

3. *Kitney L, Akinson AR, Leslie, Karen. Balance in Residency: Understanding How Residents Conceptualize Balance. (ICRE) 2013 International Conference on Residency Education, Top Resident Research Paper Session, September 2013. Calgary, Canada. (Poster and Oral Presentation). C

4. Sabri I, Ladhani M, Writer H.  CPPD Research Group (Atkinson AR) The eyes Don’t Get It: Deficiencies in Ophthamology Teaching in Canada Peadiatric Residency Programs. (ICRE), 2013 International Cenference on Residency Education. September 26-29th, 2013. (Poster).  C

5. Ladhani, M, Writer H, Atkinson AR, Lawrence S, Norris M, Vadeboncoeur C, Jefferies A, Weinstein M, CPPD. The Paediatric OSCE Collaboration of Canada (POCC). (ICRE), 2013 International Cenference on Residency Education. Calgary Alberta,  September 26-29th, 2013. (Poster). C

6. Ladhani, M, Writer H, Atkinson AR, Lawrence S, Norris M, Vadeboncoeur C, Jefferies A, Weinstein M, CPPD. The Paediatric OSCE Collaboration of Canada (POCC). (AMEE)  Associate for Medical Education  in Europe.  Prague, Czech Republic.  September 2013. (Poster).  C

7. Writer HK, Ladhani M, CPPD Research Group (Atkinson AR) Introducing the Canadian Peadiatric Program Directors Research Group: A Paediatric Postgraduate Medical Education Research Collaboration. (ICRE), 2013 International Cenference on Residency Education. Calgary, Alberta September 26-29th, 2013. (Oral Presentation). C

8. Lawrence S, CPPD Research Group (Atkinson AR). The Career Paths of Canadian Paediatrics Residency Graduates, 2004-2010. (ICRE), 2013 International Cenference on Residency Education. Calgary, Alberta September 27, 2013. (Oral Presentation). C

9. Ladhani, M, Writer H, Atkinson AR, Lawrence S, Norris M, Vadeboncoeur C, Jefferies A, Weinstein M, CPPD The Paediatric OSCE Collaboration of Canada (POCC). (AMEE), International Association for Medical Education, Colouring Outside the Lines 2013. August 24-28th, 2013. (Poster). C

10. *Cheng S, *Chan M, *Nurmohamed L, *Nita D, *Johnstone J, Martimianakis T, Sung L, Atkinson A.  Completing a scholarly project during Paediatric residency training:  Motivators, barriers, and enablers.  Canadian Paediatric Society Annual Meeting, Edmonton, Alberta June 19 – 22nd, 2013.  (poster) SRI

11. *Walsh C, *Sharma N, Atkinson AR, Solomon M, Mouzaki M, Hebert D, Laivenieks S, *Coles N, Breckbill K, Kantor PF, Avitzur Y.  An Innovative Framework for Curriculum Development: A Triangulated Approach to Investigating Learners’ Needs.  The International Conference on Residency Education, October 2012, Ottawa, Canada.  (poster)  C

12. *Levy R, *Van Den Heuvel M, Martimianakis T, Atkinson AR,  Ford-Jones L, Shouldice M: Social Paediatrics Education in Paediatric Residency Training.  Canadian Paediatric Society Annual meeting, June 6 – 9, 2012, London, Canada. (poster) C

13. *Toulany A, *Mistry N, Atkinson AR, and Matlow A. Teaching Patient Safety and Quality Improvement to Paediatric Residents: A Descriptive Report of an Elective Experience. International Conference on Residency Education, September 2011, Ottawa Canada. (poster)  C

14. *Vandermorris A, *Doshi S, Atkinson AR: Implementation of a nightfloat system:  Feasibility and Limitations. International Conference on Residency Education, September 2011, Ottawa, Canada.  (poster)  SRI

15. *Toulany A, *Mistry N, Atkinson AR, and Matlow A: Teaching Patient Safety and Quality Improvement to Paediatric Residents: A Descriptive Report of an Elective Experience, 7th Annual Patient Safety Symposium, “A New Decade: Safer Healthcare for Kids” Thursday June 9th, 2011 at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada. (poster)  C

16. *Vandermorris A, *Doshi S, Atkinson AR: Implementation of a nightfloat system:  Feasibility and Limitations.  Department of Paediatrics Day, October 2011, Toronto, Canada. (poster) C

17. AL-Sukaiti N, Lavi S, Reid B, Atkinson AR, AL-Zaharani D, Roifman CM, Grunebaum E: The Measles Mumps Rubella Vaccine in Patients with 22q11.2 Microdeletion DiGeorge Syndrome. European Society for Immunodeficiency. October 6-9, 2010, Istanbul, Turkey. 2010 C  (Research)

18. Atkinson AR: Predicting Success of International Medical Graduates in Canadian Paediatric Residency Training Programs. Education Scholar’s Program, November 2010.  Poster SRI (Education)

19. Chan M, Johnstone J, Saunders N, Agbeko R, Jarvis A, Atkinson AR: The effect of a resident acute care resuscitation training program on 2nd year paediatric residents’ confidence in “code blue” situations: Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto. Simulation Summit, Toronto, 2010.  Poster SRI (Education)

20. Chan M, Johnstone J, Saunders N, Agbeko R, Jarvis A, Atkinson AR: The effect of a resident acute care resuscitation training program on 2nd year pediatric residents’ confidence in “code blue” situations: Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto. International Conference on Residency Education, Ottawa 2010. Poster SRI  (Education)

21. Hildebrand KJ, Larson C, Nugent Z, Atkinson AR, Batty, H: Teaching Residents how to Give Patient Handover: Is There a Need? International Conference on Residency Education, Ottawa 2010.  Platform Presentation C  (Education)

22. Al-Sukaiti N, Grunebaum E, Al Zaharani D, Lavi S, Atkinson AR, Roifman CM: Safety and Efficacy of the Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine in a Large Group of Patients with 22Q11.2  Microdeletion. Hospital for Sick Children, Research Day, Toronto 2010. Poster C  (Research)

23. Kavadas F, Seaban K, White E, Husain M, Nofech-Mozes Y, Atkinson AR: Antibiotic Skin Testing in Children: A Useful Clinical Tool.  (Winner - Best Resident Poster), Toronto, Ontario. Allergy Update 2009. Poster and Winner of best Poster Award Ontario Allergy Society SRI (Research)

24. Hilliard R, Pirie J, Atkinson AR: Clinical Encounters Evaluation Cards - the Reliability, Validity and Usefulness of these Cards. The Wilson Centre for Research in Education Annual Research Day October 2008. Poster and Platform Presentation C  (Education)

25. Hanneman K, Kim V, Upton J, Atkinson AR, Grunebaum E, Roifman CM: Colitis Complicating Chronic Granulomatous Disease Case Report and Review of the Literature. CSACI, Hamilton, Ontario. 2008. Poster  C  (Clinical)

26. Hilliard R, Pirie J, Atkinson AR: Clinical Encounters Evaluation Cards - the Reliability, Validity and Usefulness of these Cards. Paediatrics Academic Societies Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii. 2008. Poster C  (Education)

27. Hilliard R, Pirie J, Atkinson AR: Clinical Encounters Evaluation Cards - the Reliability, Validity and Usefulness of these Cards. Canadian Paediatric Society, Victoria, BC. 2008. Poster C  (Education)

28. Kavadas FD, Somech R, Atkinson AR, Grunebaum E, Roifman CM: High-Dose Methylprednisolone is Effective in the Management of Acute GvHD. The Hospital for Sick Children - Resident Research Day, Toronto, ON. 2008 C  (Clinical)

29. Osman M, Foty R, To T, Atkinson AR, Stieb D, Dell S: Asthma Morbidity: Is it Peanuts? The Hospital for Sick Children, Paediatrics Research Day, Toronto, ON. 2008. Poster C  (Research)

30. Osman M, Foty R, To T, Atkinson AR, Stieb D, Dell S:Asthma Morbidity: Is it Peanuts? American Thoracic Society Meeting, Toronto, ON.  2008. Poster C  (Research)

31. Kavadas F, Seaban K, White E, Husain M, Nofech-Mozes Y, Atkinson AR: Antibiotic Skin Testing in Children: A Useful Clinical Tool. International Paediatric Congress, Athens, Greece. Paediatrics 2008: 121: pp S92. Poster SRI  (Research)

32. Lavine E, Kavadas F, Atkinson AR, Grunebaum E, Roifman CM: CD8 Lymphopenia and Omenn Syndrome. The Hospital for Sick Children - Resident Research Day, Toronto, ON. 2008. C  (Clinical)

33. Kieth P, Wasserman S, Gold M, Vadas P, Atkinson AR: The Development of Serum IgE Test Panels for use by Canadian Primary Care Physicians. CSACI Annual Scientific Meeting, Edmonton, AB. Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology 2007: 3 (3): pp 97.  C

34. Kieth P, Wasserman S, Gold M, Vadas P, Atkinson AR: The Development of Serum IgE Test Panels for use by Canadian Primary Care Physicians. EAACI meeting Gotenborg, 2007. C

35. Manlhiot C, Tyrrell PN, Liang L, Atkinson AR, Lau W, Feldman BM: Safety of Intravenous Immunoglobulin in the Treatment of Junveile Dermatomyositis: Adverse Reactions are Associated with Immunoglobulin a Content. Paediatric Academic Society, Toronto, ON. 2007. C

36. Lai YH, Grunebaum E, Atkinson AR, Cutz E, Roifman CM: Pulmonary and Hepatic Disease in a Patient with Partial Adenosine Deaminase (ADA) Deficiency. Paediatric Academic Society, Toronto, ON. Paediatric Academic Society 2007: 61: pp e6286.5. C

37. Kavadas FD, Lavine E, Somech R, Atkinson AR, Grunebaum E, Roifman CM: CD8 Lymphopenia and Omenn Syndrome. Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Edmonton, Alberta. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2007: TBD: pp TBD. C  (Clinical)

38. Lavine E, Ellis AK, Atkinson AR: Isolated Food Pollen Syndrome in Response to Fresh Pineapple. CSACI  Annual Scientific Meeting, Edmonton, AB. 2007.  SRI

39. Kavadas F, Seaban K, White E, Husain M, Nofech-Mozes Y, Atkinson AR: Antibiotic Skin Testing in Children: A Useful Clinical Tool. Paediatric Research Day, Toronto, ON. 2007. SRI

40. Kavadas F, Seaban K, White E, Husain M, Nofech-Mozes Y, Atkinson AR: Antibiotic Skin Testing in Children: A Useful Clinical Tool. CSACI Annual Scientific Meeting, Edmonton, AB. Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology 2007: 3 (3): pp 98. SRI

41. Grunebaum E, Somech R, Reid B, Atkinson AR, Roifman CM: Survival and Immune Function in Patients with Severe Combined Immune Deficiency after Bone Marrow Transplantation from Matched Unrelated Donors.  Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCIS), San Francisco, CA.  Clinical Immunology and Immunopathology 2006: 119S: pp S37.  C

42. Atkinson AR, Zhang J, Quintal L, Williams B, Grunebaum E, Roifman CM: Novel RAG1 Mutation in a Case of Severe Combined Immunodeficiency.  Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (CSACI), Winnipeg, MB.  Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunolgy 2006: 2 (4): pp 164.  PA

43. Husain M, Aiuti A, Atkinson AR, Grunebaum E, Roifman CM: Long-Term Enzyme Replacement for Adenosine Deaminase-Deficient Patient - Immune Function and Outcome. Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCIS), San Francisco, CA. 2006: 119S: pp S133.  C

44. Husain M, Grunebaum E, Naqvi A, Atkinson AR, Ngan B, Aiuti A, Roifman CM: Burkitt Lymphoma in Adenosine Deaminase Deficient Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Treated with Polyethylene Glycol-ADA.  Clinical Immunology Society - Primary Immune Deficiency Disease Consortium Conference, San Francisco, CA. Clinical Immunology and Immunopathology 2006: Web: pp e12b. C

45. Grunebaum E, Atkinson AR, Reid B, Roifman CM: Bone Marrow Transplantation from Unrelated Donors for Severe Combined Immune Deficiency.  Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (CSACI), Winnipeg, MB.  Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology 2006: 2 (4): pp 164. C

46. Grunebaum E, Atkinson AR, Roifman CM: Bone Marrow Transplantation from Matched Unrelated Donors for Patients with Severe combined Immune Deficiency. American Society for Blood and marrow Transplantation, 2006.  C

47. Grunebaum E, Atkinson AR, Reid B, Roifman CM: Bone Marrow Transplantation from Matched Unrelated Donors for Patients with Severe Combined Immune Deficiency. BMT Tandem Meetings, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Honolulu, Hawaii. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation 2006: 12 (12) S1: pp 122. C

48. Somech R, Grunebaum E, Atkinson AR, Roifman CM: Short-Lived Antibody Response as a Manifestation of Primary Immunodeficiency. The Hospital for Sick Children, Paediatric Research Day 2005, Toronto, ON. 2005. C

49. Maybank K, Barron M, Hagen L, Reid B, Atkinson AR, Grunebaum E: Iron Deficiency after Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant for Severe Combined Immune Deficiency. Canadian Society for Clinical Nutrition CSCN 4th Annual Scientific Conference, Montreal, QC. 2005.  C

50. Guggenheim R, Grunebaum E, Atkinson AR, Roifman CM: Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Cartilage Hair Hypoplasia. The Hospital for Sick Children, Paediatric Research Day 2005, Toronto, ON. 2005. C

51. Supperti-Furgal A, Atkinson AR, Kirk E, Unger S, DiRocco M, Savarirayan R, Mortier G, Zabel B, Ziegler J, Roifman CM: RMRP Gene Mutations and Clinical Presentation of Cartilage Hair Hypoplasia: Extensive allelic Heterogeneity and Lack of Genotype-Phenotype Correlations Indicate Modifier Genes. ASHG, ASHG 2003. C

Books/Chapters in Books/Proceedings

1. French, Amy, Atkinson AR: Anaphylaxis Code Card – Hospital for Sick Children  2011. SRI   

2. Kim, Vy, Atkinson AR: Allergy and Immunology. In: The HSC Handbook of Paediatrics (Bismilla Z, Gupta S, Lam C, eds). Elsevier, Toronto, ON 2008. SRI (Education)

3. Irwin J, Atkinson AR: What's a  Mother to do? In: Anaphylaxis Canada Newsletter 2007. SRI

4. Atkinson AR, Gold M: Paediatric Allergy and  Clinical Immunology. In: Hospital for Sick Children Atlas of Paediatrics
(Laxer RM, ed).  Current Medicine Group LLC, Philadelphia, PA 2005: pp 414-435.  PA

5. Triassi M, Atkinson AR: Allergy and Immunology. In: The HSC Handbook of Paediatrics (Cheng A,
Williams BA, Sivarajan BC, eds). Elsevier, Toronto, ON 2003: pp 49-70. SRI

6. Gold M, Atkinson AR: The Complete Kids Allergy and Asthma Guide (Robert Rose, ed). Toronto, ON 2003: pp 10. Co-PA

7. Atkinson AR: Allergy. In: Evidence-Based Paediatrics (Feldman W, ed). BC Decker Publishing, Hamilton, ON
1999. PA

8. Atkinson AR, Girolametto L, Ostler L, Preddy L, Wachsmuth S, McMain M: Head Injury. In: A Guidebook for Parents,
the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON 1987. PA