Title and Department
Research Instructor in Medicine
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Professional bio

Ozioma Chioma, PhD, is a Research Instructor in Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She is a Research Advisor to Dr. Wonder P. Drake, PhD.

Dr. Chioma received her doctorate in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics from Loma Linda University in California. She is currently investigating the role gonadotropic hormones play in pulmonary fibrosis particularly in interstitial lung diseases (ILDs) such as sarcoidosis.

BS - Microbiology - Babcock University - 2008
PhD - Microbiology and Molecular Genetics - Loma Linda University - 2016