Committee on Immunology

  • The Committee on Immunology

    The Immunology program at The University of Chicago provides doctoral students with broad exposure to the field of Immunology, while allowing for specialization in various areas of interest

The Committee on Immunology offers a graduate program of study leading to the Ph.D. in Immunology, as well as an undergraduate specialization in Immunology, and courses for medical students.  The program provides multidisciplinary training in all aspects of Immunology that includes a core immunology curriculum and several advanced graduate level courses in specialized areas.  The training also integrates the basic biological sciences with the clinical sciences in an effort to develop new immunological approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of various immune diseases and cancer.  Approximately thirty students are enrolled in the Ph.D. program, which has won training grant support from the NIH continuously for over thirty-five years.


Alexander Chervonsky, MD, PhD
Chair of Immunology

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