Dr. Jeffrey Factor was born in Rhode Island and graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed his Pediatric Residency at The Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the Montefiore Medical Center in New York. He then went on to complete his Fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at The New York Hospital – Cornell Medical Center in New York. He is founder and medical director of the New England Food Allergy Treatment Center (NEFATC). He is a former president of the New England Society of Allergy and is currently on the Executive Board of the Connecticut Allergy Society. Dr. Factor works in Avon, and West Hartford.