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Dr. Walter is an international expert in primary immunodeficiencies and immune dysregulation. Dr. Walter trained at Boston Children’s Hospital and conducted clinical care and research at Harvard. She is currently an associate professor of Pediatrics, Medicine and Molecular Biology at the University of South Florida and Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, where she is also the division chief and the Robert A. Good Endowed Chair of Pediatric Allergy & Immunology Programs. Dr. Walter serves as director of the Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic and Research Center for Primary Immunodeficiencies at Johns Hopkins All Children’s. Her clinical expertise is the diagnosis and treatment of patients with inborn errors of immunity, especially severe combined immunodeficiencies and immune dysregulation. She is focusing on genetic evaluation, mechanistic studies, precision medicine or mechanism-based treatment therapies, involved in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) and gene therapy protocols. She has authored more than 90 peer-reviewed articles, has contributed to several book chapters on primary immunodeficiencies, and serves as a reviewer for top journals in the field. She has received numerous honors and awards from organizations including AAAAI, the Clinical Immunology Society, and the National Institutes of Health.