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Ask An Immunologist: Paediatric Q + A Session

Join us for a free Q+A session with Dr. Vy Kim, and Dr. Luis Murguia Favela regarding all things childhood…

Are you a parent or caregiver with questions about your infant, child or adolescent’s Primary Immunodeficiency? 

Join us November 29th, 2023 for a Q+A session with panelists Dr. Vy Kim, Clinical Immunologist and Allergist at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, and Dr. Luis Murguia Favela, Clinical Associate Professor specializing in Paediatric Immunology and Allergy at Alberta Children’s Hospital.

The event is free but requires registration (see the Zoom link below). Can’t make the event? If you have a question, please still register and send your question to We will ask your question to the panelists, and send a recording of the session to all those who registered for the event.

  • Date: Wednesday November 29th, 2023
  • Time: 1:30pm PST / 4.30pm EST / 5:30pm AST
  • Location: Online
  • Cost: Free

Zoom Registration Link:



Panelist Information


A portrait of Dr. Luis Murguia Favela smilingDr. Luis Murguia Favela

Dr. Favela is a Clinical Associate Professor at Alberta Children’s Hospital and the University of Calgary, specializing in Pediatric Immunology and Allergy. He is also a founding member and site principal investigator of the Clinical Immunology Network-Canada (CINC), a cross-Canada group of Clinical Immunologists with the objective of generating and collaborating on clinical research and advocacy projects in the field of Immunology.  



A photo of Doctor Vy Kim smiling toward the camera.Dr. Vy Kim

Dr. Vy Kim is a clinical immunologist/allergist at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, assistant professor and director of postgraduate medical education for Pediatric Clinical Immunology & Allergy at the University of Toronto, section chair for immunology at the Canadian Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology, and chair of the SCID Disease Specific Working Group for Newborn Screen Ontario. Her areas of focus include inborn errors of immunity, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and gene therapy for inborn errors of immunity and medical education.



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