Zhou Zhu is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the Section of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Zhu received his medical degree from Tongji Medical University in China and his Ph.D. degree in pharmacology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA. After his postdoctoral training, Dr. Zhu held faculty positions as an Associate Research Scientist and then an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine. In 2004, Dr. Zhu joined the faculty of the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at Johns Hopkins University. In May 2013, he joined the faculty of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at Yale University. For many years, his research interest has been focused on the study of the molecular and cellular mechanisms in the pathogenesis of asthma, COPD, and lung injury. Dr. Zhu and his colleagues have published a series of high-impact articles on the function and regulation of proinflammatory cytokines, chemokines, and mediators in the generation of pulmonary inflammation and functional alterations in lung diseases such as asthma.
Biography Updated on 23 June 2013