James L. Sublett, MD, FACAAI, FAAAAI
James L. Sublett, MD, FACAAI, FAAAAI has served on the World Allergy Organization’s Emerging Societies Program (ESP) Committee and has been active as an instructor with the WAO’s Training Schools (WATS) for several years. He also serves as one of the two North American Editors for the World Allergy Organization Journal. He is a Past President (2014-2015) of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) and currently serves as the ACAAI’s Executive Director for Advocacy and Governmental Affairs. He has been honored by the College as a Distinguished Fellow and serves on the Editorial Board of the Annals of Allergy & Immunology.
He is a Clinical Professor at the University of Louisville School of Medicine and for over twenty years served as the Section Chief of Pediatric Allergy & Immunology. He is the co-founder and Chief Medical Officer for Family Allergy & Asthma. Founded in 1979, Family AA is one of the largest allergy & immunology practices in the United States, with thirty-six board certified allergists/immunologists and 16 nurse practitioners serving 46 clinics in four states. In addition, Dr. Sublett sits on several other boards, including the University of Louisville President’s Advisory Council and the Norton Healthcare Board of Trustees. He received both his BA and MD degrees from the University of Louisville. He completed a residency in Pediatrics and a Fellowship in Allergy and Immunology in the Department of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital, University of Louisville School of Medicine.
Dr. Sublett is regarded as an expert on the effects of air pollution on human health, especially related to indoor air pollution resulting from both outdoor and indoor sources. He is a frequently invited national and international speaker on medical socioeconomics, anaphylaxis, asthma, and indoor environmental issues.
He is married and has four adult children, four grandchildren, and lives with his wife, Lelia, in