Faculty Profile

Steven White
Section of Pulmonary / Critical Care
Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730
Vice Chair for Appointments & Promotions

Academic Interests

Dr. White's interests include the repair and survival of airway epithelium in asthma and airway inflammation. His laboratory studies programmed cell death, cell-matrix interactions in cell migration, and the expression of adhesion receptors. Recent areas of emphasis include the role of the immune molecule HLA-G in asthma and lung allograft survival in transplantation.

Clinical Interests

Asthma, cardiopulmonary exercise testing, interstitial lung diseases, and the respiratory complications of ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease).


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  • BA, 1977, Walsh College, Biology
  • MD, 1981, University of Illinois
  • Residency, 1984, Medical College of Virginia, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 1986, The University of Chicago, Pulmonary and Critical Care