Russell J. Hopp, DO
Russell J. Hopp, DO

Russell J. Hopp, DO

Professor
School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Pediatrics

Position

  • Professor

Education

  • Creighton University,B.S.,to 1970
  • College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery,D.O.

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Hopp RJ, Lewis E, Kunnath SD.  Do Pinworms Cause Eosinophilic Esophagitis?  DOI: 10.4172/2155-6121, Journal of Allergy and Therapy, 2017; 8, 8:1, 2017
  • Hopp RJ and Donovan JM.  Eosinophilic cystitis in a 7-year-old-boy with eosinophilic esophagitis, asthma, food allergies and atopic dermatitis. , Journal of Allergy and Therapy, 2017:8, 247, 2017
  • Pediatric Chronic Sinusitis: What are thou?  A Clinical Opinion Sinusitis 2017, 2, 6; doi: 10.3390/sinusitis 2030006, 2017
  • Prevalence of asthma among school children in Gaborone, Botswana  Kiboneka A, Levin M, Mosalakatane T, Makone I, Wobudeya E, Makubate B, Hopp R, Mazhani L, Kung SJ., African Health Sciences, 2016:16 (3), 809-16, 2016
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis: From Rase to Commonplace: What are the possible explanations?, EMJ-Gastroenterology, 2016; 15(1), 89-95, 2016
  • Hopp RJ, Commentary:  Recurrent wheezing in infants and young children and bronchial hyper-responsiveness, Journal of Allergy and Therapy, 2016:7(3), 2016
  • Hopp RJ, Allison J, Brooks D.  Fifty Years of chronic rhinosinusitis in children: The accepted, the unknown, and thoughts for the future., Pediatric Asthma, Allergy and Immunology, 06:29(2), 61-67, 2016
  • Hopp RJ, Rasha AM. A literature review of the evidence that a 12% improvement in FEV is an appropriate cut-off for children, Journal of Asthma, 2016: 5:53(4), 413-8, 2016
  • Fernandez C, Zapata F, Hopp RJ.  Exra-espohogeal symptoms in pediatric eosinophilic esophagitis : a case study, Jacobs Allergy and Immunology, 2016; 3(1), 022, 2016
  • Vasudevan J, Nelson J, HoppRJ.  Evaluation of breath alchol levels after fluticasone nasal spray: Letter to Editor, Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 116, 76-77, 2016
  • Bigson ME, Willadesen K, Hopp RJ.  A case of delayed red meat allergy in an Iowan., iowa Family Practice, XXXXXI (2) Winter 2015, 10, 2015
  • Type I Hypersensitivity Reaction to Ingestion of Mycoprotein (Quorn) in a Patient with Mold Allergy. R Hopp, Pediatric Asthma, Allergy and Immunology, 22, 5-6, 2009
  • Allergy to Ingested Fusarium: A Case Report, R Hopp, M Sandu, Pediatric Asthma, Allergy and Immunology, 2009
  • Sublingual Immunotherapy: An Argument Against Its Current Use In The United States; R Hopp, Pediatric Asthma, Allergy and Immunology, 2009
  • Predictability of Perception of Nasal Congestion by Symptom Scores Based on Acoustic Rhinometry; PJ Warrier, AK Bewtra, FA Romero, RJ Hopp, TB Casale, Allergy & Clinical Immunology, 123: 2, S203, 2009
  • Letter to the Editor: The Natural History of Methacholine Responsiveness in the CAMP Study: Who Becomes Unresponsive?, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 2008
  • Pipinos II, Hopp RJ,William D.Edwards WD, Radio SJ. Classic (Giant-Cell) Temporal ARteritis in a 17 Year Old Male., Journal of Vascular Surgery, 43:, 1053-55,2006, 2006
  • Hopp RJ, Townley RG. Chaper 1: The Origins and Charactgeristics of Asthma in Bronchial Asthma:A Guide to Practical Understanding and Treatment, 5th Ed.” edited by M. Eric Gershwin and Timothy Albertson, Humana Press, Totowa, JG, 2006, Not Applicable, 3-28, 2006
  • Murphy, DR, Hopp, RJ, Kittleson, EB, Hansen, G, Windle, ML, Walburn JN, Life-threatening asthma and anaphylaxis in schools: a treatment model for school-based programs., Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 2006 96:, 398-405, 2006
  • Hopp RJ, Letter to Editor: Atopic Characteristics of children with recurrent wheezing at high risk for development of asthma., Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 116, 930-931,2005, 2005
  • Hopp, R.J., Genetics and Epidemiology of Allergic Disease. Eds: Nagauwa SM, and Gershwin ME. Elsevier Mosby, Not Applicable, Allergy and Immunology Secrets 2nd Edition, 1-7, 2004
  • Townley RG, Barlan IB, Patino C, Vichyanond P, Basaran NM, Minervini MC, Simasathien T, Nettagul R, Bachceciler NN, Fyrat A, Basdemir D, Sezgin G, Pongprueksa S, Hopp RJ, ”The Effect of BCG at Birth on the Development of Atopy of Allergy Disease in Young Children, Annals of Allergy and Immunology, Ann Allergy Asthma, Immunology, Not Applicable, 92, 35-355, 2004
  • Townley RG, Hopp RJ, Agrawal DK, Casale TB, Hopfenspirger MT. Allergology International 51 (2): 63-74 Immunomodulation in the treatment and /or prevention of bronchial asthma., Not Applicable, 51 (2): , 63-74, 2003
  • Hopp RJ. Recurrent wheezing in infants and children and bronchial hyperesponsiveness: A perpective. Clinical REveiws in Allergy and Immunology, Not Applicable, 24, 7-18,2003, 2003
  • Hopp RJ, Allergies: In: Student Guide to Primary Care, Eds: Steels DJ, Susman J, McCurdy F., Chapter 12, 68-72, 2002 Hanley & Belfus, Inc. Publishers, Not Applicable, Chapter 12, 68-72, 2002
  • Hopp, R.J., Asthma in Young Adults: From Whence in Came? Clinical Reveiws in Allergy and Immunology, Not Applicable, 22(1), 45-52, 2002, 2002
  • Townley RG, Hopp RJ, Agarwal DK, Casale TB, Hopfenspirger MT. Allergology International, Immunomodulation in the treatment and/or prevention of bronchial asthma., Not Applicable, 51(2), 63-74, 2002
  • Hopp RJ, Allergies: In: Student Guide to Primary Care, Eds: Steels DJ, Susman J,McCurdy F., Chaper 12, 68-72, Hanley & Belfus, Inc. Publishers, Not Applicable, 68-72, 2002, 2002
  • ”Asthma in Young Adults”, Clinical Reviews in Allergy and Immunology, 22, 45-52, 2002
  • Genetics and Epidemiology of Allergic Disease. Eds: Naguwa SM, Gershwin ME.Hanley & Belfus, Inc. 2001, Allergy and Immunology Secrets, Chapter 1, 2001
  • Mycobacterial antigens attenuate late allergic response, airway hyperresponsiveness, and bronchoalveolar lavage eosinophiolia in a mouse model of bronchial asthma, Hopfenspirger MT, Parr SK, Hopp RJ, Townley RG, Agarwal, DK., International Immunopharmacology, 9-10:, 1743-51, 2001
  • The protective effect of brachial plexus palsy in purpura fulminans. Shade-Willis TM, Hopp RJ, Romero JR, Larsen PD., Pediatric Neurology, 24, 379-381, 2001
  • , Bronchial Asthma: Principles of Diagnosis and Treatment, 4th ed.Humana Press, 1-27, 2001
  • , Allergy and Immunology Secrets, Chaper 1 Hanley & Belfus, inc., 2001
  • J of Asthma, Not Applicable, 1999
  • JAOA, Not Applicable, 1999
  • Pediatrics, Not Applicable, 1999
  • Asthma, Not Applicable, 1999

Publications

  • Pediatric Asthma in Omaha Public Schools, Resident Research Forum, Creighton UNMC Pediatric Residency Program, Creighton-UNMC Pediatric Residency Program, 2006
  • Casale, TB, Romero Fa, Mahon L, Bewtra A, Stokes J, Hopp R. Intranasal, non-inhaled CO2 provides rapid relief of seasonal allergic rhinigtis (SAR) nasal symptoms. AAAAI annual meeting 2006, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 117 (#2):S2,2006, 2006
  • Romero FA, Waggoner DL, Chiang DT, Clark J, Hopp RJ, Townley RG. Relationship between physician diagnosed asthma, eNO, and measures of airway hyperrespopnsiveness. AAAAI annual meeting 2006., Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 117 (#2): s261,2006, 2006
  • How the Allergist/Immunologist Can Help: Supplement to: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 117 (No.2), 2006
  • Hopp, RJ, Townley RG, Seiro R, Romero T. Pulmonary function and asthma symptoms scores following BCG administration in established asthmatics. J Allergy Clinical Immunololgy 111 (2): s297,2003, Not Applicable, 2003
  • ”Will BCG Immunization effect the clinical expression of asthma?”, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 109, 5204, 2002
  • Abstract, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 163: A 887, A887, 2001
  • Abstract, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 107:S, 228, 2001
  • ATS, others, Not Applicable, 1999

Editing and Reviews

  • ”The Natural History of Methacholine Responsiveness in the CAMP Study: Who Becomes Unresponsive?” R Hopp, J Stokes, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 179, 622-623, 2009
  • Hopp, R.J., Wheezing and Dog Exposure, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 110, 184, 2002
  • The Genetic Basis of Asthma Editor: RJ Hopp, Clinical Reviews in Allergy and Immunology, 22:(1), 2002

Presentations

  • Asthma 2015: An Update and Practical Suggestions ;  18th Annual Practical pediatrics: 2015 Update. Stephen A. Chartrand Memorial Seminar, Omaha, NE, 2015
  • "Food Allergy and Eosinophilic Esophagitis-A Review for Pediatric Feeding Specialists, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Pediatric Feeding Disorders Program, Omaha, Nebraska, 2009
  • Creighton University/University of Nebraska Medical Center Pediatric Resident Research Forum: "Prospective Cohort Study of the Prevalence of Eczema in the First Generation, United States Born Hispanic-Mexican Children in Nebraska (Preliminary Results)". S Budiasih, R El-Gammal, C Fernandez, F Zapata, R Hopp, 2009
  • Creighton University Pre-Medical Club: Careers in Osteopathic Medicine., 2009
  • www.KETV.com, Feature Stories: Pet Allergy, "Can Kids With Allergies Still Have Pets?", 2009
  • www.KETV.com, Feature Stories: Pet Allergy, "Can Kids With Allergies Still Have Pets?", 2009
  • Children's Connection: Update on Eosinophilic Esophagitis, 2009
  • Creighton University Medical Center; "Eczema in Children", 2008
  • Iowa Western Community College; "Food Allergy: A Primer for Chiefs", 2008
  • Creighton University Esophageal Conference; "Eosinophillic Esophagitis", 2008
  • Omaha Public Schools Nurses; "Anaphylaxis and Asthma: An Update", 2008
  • UniNET; "Pediatric Asthma Inititative", 2008
  • "ImmunoCAP RAST and Nitric Oxide: What Every Pediatric Respiratory Specialist Needs to Know", 2008
  • UniNET; "Pediatric Asthma Initiative", 2008
  • Pathophysiology of Asthma, Asthma Educatior Institute, American Lung Associaton of the Central States, Omaha, NE, 2008
  • ImmunoCAP RAST: Information for General Pediatricians, Children's Physicians Quarterly Staff Meeting, Omaha, NE, 2008
  • Pediatric Asthma, Nebraska Academy of Family Practice, 60th Annual Meeting and Scientific Assembly, 2008
  • Everything You Want to Know About Allergy Testing, but didn't know how to ask!, Mid-Winter Symposium,Otolaryngology, Keystone, CO, 2008
  • Advances in Pediatric Asthma, 11th Annual Stephen Chartrand Memorial Seminar, Omaha, Ne, 2008
  • Symbacort: Advances in a New Asthma Medication, Omaha, NE, 2007
  • Food Allergy for Dieticians, Omaha Distrit Dietetic Associations, Omaha, NE, 2007
  • Symbicort: Advances in a New Asthma Medication, Sioux City, IA, 2007
  • Advances in asthma Therapy Sioux City, IA, 2007
  • Symbicort: Advances in a New Asthma Medication, Council Bluffs, IA, 2007
  • Symbicort: Advances in a New Asthma Medicatio, Lincoln, NE, 2007
  • Symbicort: Advances in a New Asthma Medication, 2007
  • Advances in Asthma Care, 2007
  • Allergic Rhinitis Treatment, Sponsored by Sanofi-Adventis Pharmaceutical, 2007
  • Feeding and Swallowing Forum, Food Allergies and Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Children's Hospital, Omaha, NE, 2007
  • Anaphylaxis and Asthma Review, Omaha Public School Nurses, Omaha, NE, 2006
  • Anaphylaxis and Asthma Review, Omaha Public School Nurses, Omaha, NE, 2006
  • ALA-Asthma educator Class, Asthma Pathophysiology, 2006
  • Asthma Medications-Pediatric Nurses , Department of Pediatrics, Creighton University, 2006
  • Immunotherapy Review-UNMC/Children's Pulmonary Conference, 2006
  • Asthma in the Omaha Public Schools, Omaha Asthma Alliance, 2006
  • Asthma Night at Children's Hospital, 2006
  • Introduction to Allergy, Physicians Assistants, UNMC, 2006
  • Asthma 101 for School Personnel, 2006
  • Omaha Public School Nurses,Asthma and Anaphylaxis Protocol 2005, 2005
  • A Review of Asthma for Pediatricians, 2005
  • The Second Annual Regional Pediatric Symposium of the Black Hills, "Allergy and Asthma Potpourri: Update for the Primary Care Provider, Rapid City, SD, 2005
  • A Review of "CAMP" for Pediatricians Omaha, NE, 2005
  • A Review of "CAMP" for Pediatricians Omaha, NE, 2005
  • A Review of "CAMP" for Pediatricians Omaha, NE, 2005
  • The Body and Brain: A Clinical Perspective (Creighton University Medical Center) Allergic Disease and Neruo-Psychiatric Issues, 2005
  • A Review of "CAMP" for Pediatricians Omaha, NE, 2005
  • A Review of "CAMP" for Pediatricians Omaha, NE, 2005
  • A review of "CAMP" for Pediatricians, 2005
  • 25th Annual Otolaryngology Late Winter Symposium "Allergic Rhinitis in Children" Silverthrone, CO, 2005
  • 25th Annual Otolaryngology Late Winter Symposium "Esoinophilic Esophagitis" Silverthorne, CO, 2005
  • Allergy Overview UNMC PA Students, 2005
  • CUMC, Department of Pediatrics, Update of Pulmonary Function Testing, 2005
  • Anaphylaxis: A review for Primary Care Providers Cogley Clinic, Council Bluffs, IA, 2005
  • Overview of Allergy, 2004
  • Review of Allergic Rhinitis Sponsored by Schering Pharmacueticals, 2004
  • Basics of Asthma for Families Family Asthma night at CUMC, 2004
  • Allergic Rhinitis-Symptoms and Therapy, 2004
  • Overview of Allergy for Pediatricians University of Oklahoma at Tulsa Department of Pediatrics and University of Oklahoma State, Department of Pediatrics Tulsa, OK, 2004
  • Immunologically Mediated Food-Caused Diseases in Children University of Missouri Medical Center Department of Pediatrics Tulsa, OK, 2004
  • Wheezing in Infants and Children Tulsa, OK, 2004
  • Upper Airway Problems and Coding Nebraska Chapter of American Association of Professional Coders Omaha, NE, 2004
  • Nebraska Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004 Annual Meeting Review of Current Trends in Smoking and Smoking Cessation in Adolescents Omaha, NE, 2004
  • Asthma in Minorities: An Overview of Asthma CUMC, 2004
  • AAAAI Meeting Review for Pharmaceutical Respresentatives, 2004
  • Pathophysiology of Asthma Living with Asthma Night Department of Pediatrics-CUMC, 2004
  • Wheezing Infants and Children Boys Town National Institute Pediatric Faculty, 2004
  • Overview of Allergic Diseases for PA Students UNMC Physicians Assistant Program, 2004
  • Respiratory Infections and Asthma-What is the Connection?, 2004
  • Wheezing in Young Children CUMC Pediatrics, 2004
  • Respiratory Infections and Asthma-what is the Connection?, 2004
  • Wheezing in Young Children Physicians Clinic Family Practice, 2004
  • Attack on Asthma-Nebraska, Train the Trainer-Introduction to Asthma & Anaphylaxis and Emergency Response Protocol Omaha, NE, 2004
  • Immunologically Mediated Food-Caused Diseases in Children Children's Hospital Grand Rounds, 2003
  • Respiratory Infections and Asthma-What is the Connection?, 2003
  • Attack on Asthma-Nebraska, Train the Trainer-Introduction to Asthma & Anaphylaxis and Emergency Response Protocol Omaha, NE, 2003
  • Asthma Certification Review Omaha, NE, 2003
  • Asthma Certification Review Pathophysiology of Asthma Omaha, NE, 2003
  • Immunotherapy: A Update for Nurses UNMC Pediatric Nurses, 2003
  • Attack on Asthma-Nebraska, Train the Trainer-Introduction to Asthma & Anaphylaxis and Emergency Response Protocol-Omaha NE, 2003
  • Use of Spirometry in Asthma Diagnosis Family Practice Faculty Physicians Clinic, 2003
  • Immunologically Mediated Food-Caused Diseases in Children. Allergy Division Lecture, 2003
  • "Understanding Asthma, It's Relevance for Coding" Nebraska Chapter of American Association of PRefessional Coders, 2003
  • "Asthma Pathophysiology, It's Relevance for Accurate Medical Coding"(June 2003 Program), 2003
  • Asthma Case Studies, Cogley-Physicians Clinic, Council Bluffs, IA, 2003
  • Pediatric Allergic Diseases, Memorial COmmunity Hospital, Blair, NE, 2003
  • Pediatric Allergic Diseases, WEst Point, NE Medical Meeting, 2003
  • Overview of Asthma for Pharmacists, Southwest Iowa Pharmacy Association Omaha, NE, 2003
  • "A Comprehensive Review of Asthma" Nebraska Society of Respiratory Care, Great Plains Conference on Respiratory Care, 2003
  • Update on Asthma Therapy, Omaha, NE, 2003
  • Leukotrienes in Asthma and Allergies Sioux City, IA, 2003
  • Pediatric and Young Adult Medicine Clinic, St. Paul, MN, "Current Treatments in the management of Pediatric Asthma", 2002
  • 2002 Astham Guidelines, Pediatric Noon Conference, Omaha, NE, 2002
  • Asthma Certifiction Review, Omaha, NE, "Pathophysiology of Asthma" (New Program), 2002
  • Pediatrc Asthma Update, Omaha Public School Nurses, Omaha, NE, 2002
  • Pediatric Respiratory Care Fall Conference, Omaha, NE , "The Origins of Wheezing: An Epidemiological Approach." (New Program), 2002
  • Management of Asthma, Omaha, NE, 2002
  • Update on Antihistamines, Omaha, NE, 2002
  • Persistent ASthma, Council Bluffs, IA, 2002
  • Update of 2002 Asthma Guidelines, CUMC Pediatric Faculty, 2002
  • Persistent Asthma, Council Bluffs, IA, 2002
  • New Asthma Guidelines, Omaha, NE, 2002
  • Allergic Rhinitis, Fremont, NE, 2002
  • "Management of Persistent Asthma", 2002
  • "Allergic Rhinitis Update", 2002
  • "Update on Allergic Asthma", 2002
  • "Pediatric Allergic Rhinitis", 2002
  • "Asthma Management: A Proactive Nurse Approach", 2002
  • "Attack Asthma", 2002
  • "Update on Asthma", 2002
  • "Attack Asthma", 2002
  • "Attack Asthma", 2002
  • "Attack Asthma", 2002
  • Burgess County Memorial Hospital, Medical Staff, Update on Asthma, Onawa, IA, 2001
  • ATopic Dermatitis, Dinner Symposium, Sponsored by Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, 2001
  • Omaha Primary Care Update 2001, Creighton University, Department of Family Practice, Allergic Rhinitis, Diagnosis and Treatment & Update on Asthma, Omaha, NE, 2001
  • Nebraska Environmental Health Association, Asthma in the Metropolitation Area, Controlling Air Quality and Environmental Factors, Mahoney State Park, 2001
  • Allergic Overview, UNMC, Omaha, NE, 2001
  • Omaha Indian Physicians Association, An Update on Asthma and Allergic Rhinitis, Omaha, NE, 2001
  • National Association of Occuptional Health Nurses, Asthma: An Update, Clarkson College, Omaha, NE, 2001
  • Allergic Rhinitis, 2001
  • Iowa, 1999
  • Missouri, 1999
  • South Dakota, 1999
  • Nebraska, 1999
  • Omaha, 1999

Awards and Honors

  • America's Top Physician 2016-2017, 2016
  • Who's Who in America, 2006
  • Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2006
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2006
  • 33rd Edition of the Dictionary of International Biography, Inclusion, 2006
  • International Biographical Centre, International Professional of the Year, 2006
  • America's Top Pediatrician, 2006
  • Recognized in the Consumers' Research Council of America in the 2004-2005 Edition of Guide to America's Top Pediatricians., 2005
  • Consumers' Research Council of America in the 2004-2005 Edition of Guide of America's Top Physicians., 2005
  • Consumers Research Council of America in the 2004-2005 Edition of Guide to America's Top Physician's, 2005
  • Recognized in the Consumers Research Council of America in the 2004-2005 Edition of Guide to America's Top Pediatricians., 2005
  • American Osteopathic Association, Speakers Bureau, 2005
  • The Best Doctors in America: Central Region, 2002
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2002