Faculty Profile

Nathan Schoettler
Section of Pulmonary / Critical Care
Assistant Professor of Medicine
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Academic Interests

Dr. Schoettler investigates the genetic risk of asthma and the impact of genetic variants on the immune system. He has a particular interest in modeling the cellular responses of lung-resident innate and adaptive immune cells and deciphering how disease-associated genetic variants perturb these responses. The goals of his research are to discover novel gene targets in asthma and related diseases.

Clinical Interests



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  • PhD, 2009, University of Chicago, Immunology
  • MD, 2012, University of Chicago, Medicine
  • Residency, 2014, University of Chicago, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2017, University of Chicago, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Clinical Research Fellow, 2017, University of Chicago, Human Genetics