Black History Month and The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

Dr. Foggs is presently Chief of Advocate Medical Group of Advocate Health Care, one of the largest integrated healthcare networks in the United States . He graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology and cellular ultrastructure, and earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Northwestern University Medical Center/Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, and his postdoctoral fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Hospitals as a National Institutes of Health Scholar.

Dr. Foggs is board certified in Internal Medicine and in Allergy and Immunology. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (DFACAAI) where he also served at its President. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (FAAAAI) and the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP). He has been named by Castle & Connolly Ltd. as one of Chicago's Top Doctors multiple times, and is listed by the Consumer's Research Council of America as one of America's Top Physicians. He is an authority on the management of asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and allergic and immunologic disorders.

Dr. Foggs is past Chair of the Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Section of the National Medical Association (NMA) and a member of the NMA’s Consensus Panel on Asthma in the African American Community and the Task Force on Pay for Performance. He has been appointed to Strategic Pharmaceutical Advisors. He has served on the Methodology Committee and the Odyssey Faculty & Underserved Task Force of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI). He is a member of the Committee on the Underserved and the Health Outcomes, Education, Delivery & Quality (HEDQ) Committee and Plenary Subcommittee of the AAAAI.