Francisco Noya, MD, Pediatric Allergist-Immunologist, Pediatric Infectiologist

Allergy-Immunology, Infectious Diseases
Fun fact about me 

Despite growing up with my feet in the ocean, I have never developed a taste for fish or seafood.

I love working with children and their families because 
The best part of my day is when I make a child smile.

Hospital information

Academic appointments 

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Division of Infectious Diseases, McGill University



Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia (Premed)

Medical Degree 

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia


University of Miami Affiliated Hospitals (Pediatrics)


Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Allergy-Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine


Research interests 

Vaccine allergy

Awards and distinctions 

2018-2019 Paige and Bernard Kaplan Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching

Selected publications 

Feteih A, Alkhammash S, Zavalkoff S, Mitchell D, Noya F, McCusker C. A novel pathogenic SH2D1A mutation for X-linked lymphoproliferative syndrome type 1. Clin Immunol; 219(10):18569, 2020.

Lawson CC, Mondragon P, Noya FJ, Ernst P, Ducharme FM. A multifaceted intervention to improve asthma control via asthma education, medical follow-up, and regular self-monitoring after pediatric emergency department visits for asthma. Can J Resp Crit Care Sleep Med; 5(1):28-37, 2021; epub Mar 2020;

D’Arienzo D, Rumjahn Gryte K, Noya F, Morinville VD. Disseminated and central nervous system vaccine-strain herpes zoster infection in a teenager with Crohn’s Disease on maintenance adalimumab therapy. JPGN Reports; 2(2):e072, 2021.

Duncan CJA, Skouboe MK, Howarth S, Hollensen AK, Chen R, Borresen, Thompson BJ, Spegarova, JS, Hatton CF, Staeger FF, Andersen MK, Whittaker J, Paludan SR, Jorgensen SE, Thomsen MK, Mikkelsen JG, Heilmann C, Buhas D, Obro NF, Bay JT, Marquart HV, de la Morena MT, Klejka JA, Hirschfeld M, Borgwardt L, Forss I, Masmas T, Poulsen A, Noya F, Rouleau G, Hansen T, Zhou S, Albrechtsen A, Alizadehfar R, Allenspach EJ, Hambleton S, Mogensen TH. Life-threatening viral disease in a novel form of autosomal recessive IFNAR2 deficiency in the Arctic. J Exp Med; 219(6):e20212427, 2022.

Muñoz, CE, MacDonald B, Pham-Huy A, Vaudry W, Pernic JM, Boucher FD, Constantinescu D, Sadarangani M, Bettingr JA, Tapiero B, Morris SK, McConnell, Cowan J, Zafack J, Upton J, Abdurrahman Z, McHenry M, Hildebrand K, Noya F, De Serres G, Halperin SA, Top KA. Revaccination and Adverse Event Recurrence in Patients with Adverse Events following Immunization. J Pediatr; 250(7):45-53, 2022.