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Aliya Husain, MD

Professor of Pathology

Dr. Aliya Husain is an expert pathologist specializing in pediatric pathology and the diagnosis of diseases and conditions of the lungs and heart. Her primary clinical interests include pathology of heart and lung transplantation, the diagnosis of lung cancer, mesothelioma, and interstitial lung diseases.

An active researcher, Dr. Husain is currently studying genetic mutations in lung cancer, and antibody-mediated rejection in heart and lung transplant.

Practice Location

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 South Maryland
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Pediatric Pathology

Medical School

King Edward Medical College


Mayo Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan


Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
University of South Florida, Tampa


Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL


Chicago Pathology Society
Illinois Registry of Anatomic Pathologists
Pulmonary Pathology Society
Society for Pediatric Pathologists
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology

Languages Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 834-8397

Office Fax

(773) 834-7644

Office Postal Address

Aliya Husain, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine, S-627
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 6101
Chicago, IL 60637

Physician Photo

Clinical Interests

Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Husain's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.