Splash Biography


Major: Biological Science

College/Employer: Cornell

Year of Graduation: 2025

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Past Classes

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P896: The Atopic March, Allergy Treatments, and the Rise of the Food Allergy Epidemic in Splash Fall 2023 (Nov. 11, 2023)
This course delves into the intricate world of allergies, focusing on their development, progression, and the concept of the Atopic March, which explains how allergies can evolve over time. Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of various allergy types, including environmental, food, and seasonal allergies, and explore why certain allergies tend to co-occur. The course also covers allergic reactions and the immune responses behind them. Through case studies, students will apply their knowledge to real-world scenarios. Additionally, the course delves into diagnosis techniques, treatment options, including the use of skin and blood tests in diagnosis, and Epipens. Ultimately, this course equips students with a valuable understanding of allergies, emphasizing their widespread relevance and profound impact on individuals from all walks of life and society as a whole.