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Jay Lieberman, MD

Jay Lieberman, MD



MD – University of Tennessee, Memphis
BS – University of Texas, Austin


  • 2014 Selected for Methodist Le Bonheur HealthCare Physician Leadership Academy
  • 2006 Chrysalis Student Award Recipient – American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology
  • 2005 Alpha Omega Alpha (The University of Tennessee Health Science Center)
  • 2000 Beta Beta Beta, Biological Honor Society

Clinical Interests

  • Food allergy
  • Primary immunodeficiencies

Selected Publications

Ramesh M, Yuenyongviwat A, Konstantinou GN, Lieberman J, Pascal M, Masilamani M, Sampson HA. Peanut T-cell epitope discovery: Ara h 1. J Allergy Clin Immunol Jun;137(6):1764-1771, 2016.

Marshall GD Jr, Grayson MH, Ellis AK, Hsieh FH, Oppenheimer J, Desai M, Lieberman JA, Greenhawt M, Montanaro A, Bielory L. The year in review: the best of 2015 in the Annals. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol Jan;116(1):2-8, 2016.

Lieberman JA. How much is too much ... And in what setting? J Allergy Clin Immunol Mar;137(3):967, 2016.

Lieberman P, Nicklas RA, Randolph C, Oppenheimer J, Bernstein D, Bernstein J, Ellis A, Golden DB, Greenberger P, Kemp S, Khan D, Ledford D, Lieberman J, Metcalfe D, Nowak-Wegrzyn A, Sicherer S, Wallace D, Blessing-Moore J, Lang D, Portnoy JM, Schuller D, Spector S, Tilles SA. Anaphylaxis--a practice parameter update 2015. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol Nov;115(5):341-84, 2015.

Lieberman JA. Pharmacotherapy for eosinophilic esophagitis. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol May;114(5):357-363, 2015.

Tran QT, Lieberman JA.Allergy immunotherapy: target for primary prevention of atopy? Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol Mar;114(3):162-3, 2015.

Chatham D, Cavender CP, Lieberman JA. Racial disparity in eosinophilic esophagitis from a single, defined population. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol Aug 20, 2014. Epub ahead of print

Lieberman J. Should we encourage allergen immunotherapy during pregnancy? Expert Rev Clin Immunol Mar;10(3):317-9, 2014.

Lieberman JA. When more can be less. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol Feb;112(2):85-6, 2014.

Lieberman JA, Glaumann S, Batelsson S, Borrres MP, Sampson HA, Nilsson C. The utility of peanut components in the diagnosis of IgE-mediated peanut allergy among distinct populations. J Allergy Clin Immunol: In Practice Jan;1:75-82, 2013.

Pascal M, Konstantinou GN, Masilamani M, Lieberman J, Sampson HA. In silico prediction of Ara h 2 T cell epitopes in peanut-allergic children. Clinical and Experimental Allergy Jan;43(1):116-27, 2013.

Lieberman JA, Chehade M. The use of Omalizumab in the Treatment of Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis. Current Allergy and Asthma Reports Feb;13(1):78-84, 2013.

Lieberman JA, Morotti RA, Konstantinou GN, Yershov O, Chehade M. Dietary Therapy Can Reverse Esophageal Subepithelial Fibrosis in Patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis: A Historical Cohort. Allergy Oct;67(10):1299-307, 2012.

Wisniewski J, Lieberman JA, Nowak-Węgrzyn A, Kerkar N, Arnon R, Iyer K, Miloh T. De novo food sensitization and eosinophilic gastrointestinal disease in children post-liver transplantation.  Clinical Transplantation Jul-Aug;26(4):E365-71, 2012.

Hwang LY, Lieberman JA, Ma Y, Farhat S, Moscicki AB. Cervical ectopy and the acquisition of human papillomavirus in adolescents and young women. Obstetrics & Gynecology Jun;119(6):1164-70, 2012.

Lieberman JA, Wang J.  Nonallergen-specific Treatments for Food Allergy. Current Opinions in Allergy and Clinical Immunology Jun;12(3):293-301, 2012.

Lieberman JA, Chehade MC. Eosinophilic Esophagitis – Diagnosis and Management. Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America Feb;32(1):67-81, 2012.

Lieberman JA, Nowak-Wegrzyn A. Vaccines and Immunomodulatory Therapies for Food Allergy. Current Allergy and Asthma Reports Feb;12(1):55-63, 2012.

Lieberman JA, Cox, AL, Vitale M, Sampson HA. Outcomes of office-based, open food challenges in the management of food allergy. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Nov;128(5):1120-2, 2011.

Lieberman, JA, Sicherer, SH.  Quality of Life in Food Allergy. Current Opinions in Allergy and Clinical Immunology Jun;11(3):236-42, 2011.

Lieberman, JA, Sicherer, SH.  Diagnosis of Food Allergy:  Epicutaneous Skin Tests, In Vitro Tests, and Oral Food Challenge.  Current Allergy and Asthma Reports Feb;11(1):58-64, 2011.

Lieberman, JA, Weiss, C, Furlong, T, Sicherer, M, Sicherer, SH.  Bullying among pediatric patients with food allergy.  Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology 105(4):282-286, 2010.

Lieberman, JA, Sicherer SH.  The Diagnosis of Food Allergy. American Journal of Rhinology  24(6):439-43, 2010.

Lieberman, JA, Moscicki A, Sumerel, J, Scott, M.  Determination of cytokine protein levels in cervical mucus samples from young women by a multiplex immunoassay method and assessment of correlates.  Clinical and Vaccine Immunology 15(1):49-54, 2008.

Last update: July 2016