Faculty Profile

Ayodeji Adegunsoye
Section of Pulmonary / Critical Care
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Adegunsoye’s research interests focus on clinical prediction models and improving outcomes in patients with interstitial lung disease. His research is aimed at finding effective clinical solutions that improve survival and prevent lung function decline using epidemiologic and translational approaches. Dr. Adegunsoye is interested in risk prediction using advanced statistical techniques to improve the delivery of high-quality care to patients with pulmonary diseases. His research has led to the identification of improved practical strategies to optimizing pharmacotherapy in patients with fibrotic lung disease. In addition, he educates and mentors residents and trainees in pulmonary and critical care medicine.

Clinical Interests

Chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis; idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis; other interstitial lung diseases; pulmonary hypertension; lung transplantation; pulmonary medicine; critical care medicine


  • Adegunsoye A, Oldham JM, Demchuk C, Montner S, Vij R, Strek ME. Predictors of survival in coexistent hypersensitivity pneumonitis with autoimmune features. Respir Med. 2016 May;114:53-60. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2016.03.012. PMID: 27109811
  • Adegunsoye A, Hrusch CL, Bonham CA, et al. Skewed Lung CCR4 to CCR6 CD4+ T Cell Ratio in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Is Associated with Pulmonary Function. Front Immunol. 2016 Nov 23;7:516. eCollection 2016.
  • Adegunsoye A, Oldham JM, Fernández Pérez ER, et al. Outcomes of immunosuppressive therapy in chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis. ERJ Open Res 2017; 3: 00016-2017 doi: 10.1183/23120541.00016-2017].
  • Adegunsoye A, Strek ME. Therapeutic Approach to Adult Fibrotic Lung Diseases. Chest. 2016 Dec;150(6):1371-1386. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2016.07.027. PMID: 27521738
  • Oldham JM*, Adegunsoye A*, Valenzi E, et al. Characterisation of patients with interstitial pneumonia with autoimmune features. Eur Respir J. 2016 Jun;47(6):1767-75. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01565-2015. PMID: 27103387 PMCID: PMC5515625
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  • MD, 2004, University of Ibadan, Medicine
  • Residency, 2013, Mercy Catholic Medical Center, Internal Medicine
  • MS, 2016, University of Chicago, Public Health Studies
  • Fellowship, 2017, University of Chicago, Pulmonary and Critical Care