Dr. Barstow started ninth grade at Anderson, but finished high school in Dallas. He eventually moved on to receive his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences from Texas A&M University, where he did research in Neuroscience and Bioremediation of contaminated soil. As a student, he was one of the founding members of the “Replant” tree planting tradition at Texas A&M, where he was appointed to a cabinet level position in TAMU Student Government Association as Chairman of the newly formed Environmental Issues Committee.
After college, he earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Internship and residency in Internal Medicine were completed at LSU in Baton Rouge, LA. He then completed his clinical fellowship in Allergy and Clinical Immunology, and worked as a research fellow in the division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, at Charity Hospital in New Orleans, LA. Arriving in Austin, Dr. Barstow continued to follow his research interests as an investigator in several allergy clinical research trials, on the cutting edge bringing new medicines to help allergy and asthma sufferers.
Dr. Barstow is a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, where he has served on the national Indoor Environment Committee, Aerobiology Committee, and Basic and Clinical Immunology Committee. He is also a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.
In his spare time, Dr. Barstow enjoys hiking, racing cars and playing with his two children.
Dr. Barstow has served on the following boards:
– Central Texas Board of the American Diabetes Association
– Louisiana Health Care Review Clinical Advisory Board
Dr. Leath is a native Texan and received his undergraduate degree in Chemistry from Texas A&M University. After college, he earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He completed all of his post-graduate training in Winston-Salem, NC at Wake Forest University. This included internship and residency in Pediatrics, an additional year as Chief Resident of Pediatrics, and his fellowship in Allergy and Clinical Immunology.
Upon return to Texas, he joined the clinical faculty of Texas A&M Health Science Center as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. In that capacity, he has provided lectures and a clinical rotation experience in Allergy and Immunology for medical students and residents.
In his spare time, Dr. Leath enjoys jogging, music, and coaching youth soccer with his children.