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Chao He, MD, PhD

Chao He, MD, PhD

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Medicine

1900 University Boulevard, THT 411
Birmingham, AL 35294

Phone: 205-934-7941

Member Since: 2021

Member Status: Member


Assistant Professor of Medicine



Clinical Interest(s)

Interstitial Lung Disease, Critical Care Medicine

Research Interest(s)

  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Immunity
  • Macrophage Biology
  • Metabolism/Metabolomics
  • Reactive Oxygen Species

Current / Former SSCI Roles

2021 Early Career Council


About Chao He, MD, PhD

Dr. He is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He completed his residency and fellowship training in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at UAB through American Board of Internal Medicine Research Pathway. Dr. He’s research focuses on: 1) lung immunity in chronic lung diseases, particular idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, 2) macrophage metabolism and reprogramming, and 3) early-phase drug discovery.


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