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Education & Training

  • MPH, 2019
    Yale University
  • Fellowship, Allergy & Immunology, 2019
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, 2016
    UPMC Pinnacle
  • DO, 2013
    Midwestern University Chicago
  • BS, 2009
    Roosevelt University

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Allergy & Immunology
  • American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine/Allergy

National Provider ID: 1629400635


Joel Brooks, D.O., M.P.H., is a staff allergist and immunologist in the Division of Allergy and Immunology at Children’s National Hospital. He is an assistant professor of Pediatrics at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the site director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases allergy and immunology fellowship. 

Dr. Brooks completed medical school at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, residency and chief residency at UPMC Pinnacle Lititz Hospital, and allergy and immunology fellowship at the Yale School of Medicine. During fellowship, he completed a Masters of Public Health with a focus on global health and social and behavioral sciences at the Yale School of Public Health. In addition, he completed the Fellows as Medical Educators certificate program at the Yale School of Medicine. 

Dr. Brooks joined the faculty at Children’s National in 2019. His areas of clinical and research interests include food allergies, drug allergies and angioedema. He has presented his work at national and international meetings as well as published in scientific journals. Dr. Brooks is also very engaged in medical education and serves on the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Clinical Rotation Curriculum Committee.

Research & Publications

4.6 / 5 4.6 out of 5 stars (based on 64 Patient/Family Ratings)

About Our Patient Satisfaction Scores

The main Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

The ratings below are the average of specific questions about interactions with the care provider.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

  • 4.6 / 5

    Care Provider explanations of prob/condition

  • 4.5 / 5

    Likelihood of recommending Care Provider