Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Simpson Querrey Center for Epigenetics
Hiam  Abdala-Valencia, PhD

Hiam Abdala-Valencia, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)

Focus of Work


Application of next generation sequencing technology and integrative “wet” lab approaches to basic and translational research of lung diseases, including but not limited to: asthma, COPD, pulmonary fibrosis, acute lung injury. Understanding systemic influences on lung biology in health and disease, such as impact of central metabolism and epigenetic control of developmental checkpoints

Education and Certification

  • PhD: University of Nantes, France, Life and Health Sciences (2001)


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