Name: Costica Aloman

Country: United States

Affiliation:

Rush University Medical Center.

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Address:

Rush University Medical Center,
1725 W Harrison Street, Suite 319,
Chicago, IL 60612.

Research Interests:

  • Dendritic cell biology (development, function)
  • Liver fibrosis biology (immune modulation)
  • Autoimmunity
  • Immune tolerance and rejection after solid organ transplants
  • IL15 signaling

Biography:

  • Dr. Costica Aloman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 23 years.
  • He graduated from Universitatea De Medicina Si Farmacie Carol Davila, Facultatea De Medicina in 1995 and specializes in gastroenterology and transplant hepatology.
  • Dr. Costica Aloman is currently the Medical Director of the Liver Transplant Program at Rush University Medical Center.
  • He has over 8 years of experience in transplant hepatology, gastroenterology, and internal medicine.
  • His expertise includes alcoholic liver disease, autoimmune disorders, autoimmune hepatitis, liver cirrhosis, liver cancer, adult liver transplant and living donor liver transplantation.
  • Dr. Aloman's research is focused on understanding alcohol effects on immune system, developing antifibrotic agents, deciphering dendritic cell development and fibrosis biology.
  • Dr. Aloman is currently a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) and the American College of Physicians.
  • His awards include the AASLD-ALF Liver Scholar Award (2011) and AASLD Advance Hepatology Fellowship Grant (2007).
  • Dr. Aloman currently has an academic appointment from the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Section of Hepatology, Rush Medical College.
  • He is a Hepatology Teaching Attending in the Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship Program at Rush University Medical Center.