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Department of Medicine

Chief's Message

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Dr. Sandeep Agarwal, chief, Immunology, Allergy & Rheumatology

Welcome to the Section of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology. Our section is devoted to the treatment and study of diseases of the immune and musculoskeletal systems. Our rheumatologists are committed to providing leading edge and transformative care for patients with autoimmune, inflammatory and musculoskeletal disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory arthritides, systemic lupus erythematosus, vasculitis, systemic sclerosis (scleroderma), Sjögren’s syndrome, autoimmune interstitial lung disease and osteoarthritis. Our allergists and clinical immunologists provide state-of-the-art care for patients with allergic diseases such as asthma, allergic rhinitis, and food allergies as well as adults with immunologic deficiencies. Many of our faculty are engaged in the full spectrum of cutting edge research, starting at the lab bench and extending all the way to clinical trials. Finally, our team is fully engaged in educating and training the next generation of physicians and scientists.

Whether you are seeking outstanding and compassionate clinical care, looking for opportunities in collaborative research or pursuing clinical or biomedical research training, I invite you to explore the superb physicians and investigators that comprise our faculty as detailed in our website.

Sandeep Krishna Agarwal, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Section of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology