Specialties and Interests
Specialties: Allergy & Immunology (Internal Medicine)
Interests: Allergy-Immunology, Internal Medicine
Certification: Allergy & Immunology - American Board of Allergy & Immunology
Certification: Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Education and Training
NAME: Rana S. Bonds, M.D.
PRESENT POSITION AND ADDRESS:
Assistant Professor, Interim Director
08/1989 to 05/1992: Peabody Magnet High School
09/1992 to 06/1993: Centenary College
09/1993 to 06/1996: B.S. Loyola University of New Orleans
07/1996 to 06/2002: M.D. Baylor College of Medicine
07/2002 to 06/2005: Resident Internal Medicine
07/2005 to 06/2007: Fellow Allergy/Immunology
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Allergy and Immunology
2010-present: Interim Director, Division of Allergy & Immunology, University of Texas Medical Branch
2009-present: Medical Director, University of Texas Medical Branch Clearlake Specialty Clinic
2009-present: Director of Allergy Services, University of Texas Medical Branch
2008-present: Associate Training Program Director Allergy/Immunology Fellowship Training Program, University of Texas Medical Branch. My responsibilities include curriculum development, coordinating lecture series and board review, ensuring fellowship compliance with ACGME requirements, arranging elective rotations, and general mentoring of 7 fellows.
2007-present: Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch
2001: Faculty Advisor, National Youth Leadership Forum (Houston-Galveston)
2009 - present: Baxter (160603): Efficacy, Tolerability and Pharmacokinetic Comparison of Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human), 10% (Gammagard Liquid/KIOVIG) Administered Intravenously or Subcutaneously Following Administration of Recombinant Human Hyaluronidase (rHuPH20) in Subjects with Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases, University of Texas Medical Branch
2009 - present: Shire (HGT-FIR-054): A Phase III Randomized Double-Blind, Placebo-controlled Multicenter Study of Icatibant for Subcutaneous Injection in Patients with Acute Attacks of Hereditary Angioedema (HAE), University of Texas Medical Branch
2007 - present: Human Response to Inhaled and Ingested Allergens—Perimenstrual Asthma, University of Texas Medical Branch
2005 - present: Oral Allergy Syndrome Due to Cross Reactivity of Mountain Cedar and Tomato Allergens, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
2009 - present: Back Up Independent Safety Monitor, NIH NIAID DMID Protocol 09-0058, University of Texas Medical Branch
2009: Back Up Independent Safety Monitor, NIH NIAID DMID Protocol 08-0013 H1N1 vaccine study, University of Texas Medical Branch
2007: Back Up Data and Safety Monitor, VaxInnate 102, University of Texas Medical Branch
2005 - 2009: LevPharma Purified C1 inhibitor in hereditary angioedema(LEVP2005-1): Randomized, double blind, placebo controlled clinical study to investigate safety and efficacy of purified C1 inhibitor in the treatment of acute attacks of HAE and as prophylaxis for attacks; University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
2004 - 2005: Cross Reactivity of Legume Allergens (Soheila Maleki, Ph.D.), Southern Regional Research Center U.S. Department of Agriculture, New Orleans, LA.
1995 - 1996: Vanadium Compounds as Catalysts for Organic Reactions: (Kurt Birdwhistle, Ph.D.), Loyola University New Orleans, LA (for the U. S. Department of Energy)
MEMBERSHIP IN SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES:
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
• AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar (competitive admission), 2010
A. ARTICLES IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS:
1. Bonds RS, Midoro-Horiuti T, Goldblum R. Structural basis for food allergy: a role for cross-reactivity. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 2008;8(1):82-6.
1. Bonds RS, Rais M, Castillo J, Grant JA. Immunotherapy for Allergic Rhinitis. In: Current Review of Rhinitis, 2nd edition. Ed. Kaliner MA. Current Medicine LLC 2006.