Director, Division of Allergy & Immunology
Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo is employed by Pediatric Specialists of America (PSA)
, the physician group practice of Miami Children’s Health System. She is the director of the Division of Allergy & Immunology
at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital and PSA chief for the Section of Allergy & Immunology. Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo earned her medical degree from Albany Medical College in New York. She completed her pediatric residency program at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, followed by a fellowship in allergy and immunology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center through the University of Tennessee in Memphis. Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo is board certified in general pediatrics and allergy & immunology. Her clinical interests include anaphylaxis, food allergy and primary immunodeficiency disorders.
Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo is a fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; and American Academy of Pediatrics. She has been the recipient of numerous awards for her dedication, academic achievement, and accomplishments.
Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo has conducted basic laboratory research, made presentations nationally and internationally, and published numerous articles on the topics of primary immunodeficiency disease, food allergy, and anaphylaxis. Her interest and focus on prevention has resulted in extensive community service and the development of asthma health fairs.
Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo sees patients at the Nicklaus Children’s Dan Marino Outpatient Center
, Nicklaus Children’s Miami Lakes Outpatient Center
, Nicklaus Children’s Miramar Outpatient Center
, Nicklaus Children’s Palm Beach Gardens Outpatient Center
and the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital main campus. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.