Aliya Husain, MBBS

Director, Residency Program
Director, Thoracic Pathology Fellowship

Department of Pathology
The University of Chicago
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
MC 6101, Room S-627
Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: 773.834.8397
Fax: 773.834.7644

Clinical Interests

Pathology of heart and lung transplantation, the diagnosis of small lung tumors, mesothelioma, and interstitial lung disease.

Research Interests

Currently studying genetic mutations in lung cancer, and changes of pre-eclampsia in the placenta.

Textbook Publications 

  • Husain AN, Kumar V. The Lung. In: Kumar V, Abbas AK, Fausto N, eds "Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease," 7th Edition, Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders, 2004; 711-772.
  • J. Thomas Stocker, Louis P Dehner, and Aliya N Husain. "Stocker and Dehner's Pediatric Pathology."
  • Jerome B. Taxy, Aliya N Husain, and Anthony G Montag. "Biopsy Interpretation: The Frozen Section (Biopsy Interpretation Series)." 


Conference Co-directors: Aliya N. Husain, M.D. & J. Thomas Stocker, M.D.
"Aspen Conference on Pediatric Disease Series"

PubMed link to Dr. Aliya Husain publications