Department of Medicine

Immunology, Allergy & Rheumatology Chief's Message


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 provide 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 who comprise our faculty as detailed in our website.

Rashmi Maganti, M.D.
Interim Chief, Section of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology