Assistant Professor @ Queen's University
Yuka Asai, MSC, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at Queen’s University. She also provides consultation service to the Kingston General Hospital and outpatient service at the Hotel Dieu Hospital.
Dr. Asai’s research interest includes allergy, genetics, and epidemology. She analyzes how skin interacts with other systems and its possibility to act as a therapeutic tool for systemic disease. She also conducted a study to determine the association of eczema gene and filaggrin to peanut allergy.