Alvina Chu

Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University - Immunology/Rheumatology (2007) CA

Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals (2005) IL

Medical Education: State University of New York - Buffalo (2002) NY

Board Certification: Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2007)

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2005)

Generic Versus Disease-specific Measures of Health-related Quality of Life in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Strand, V., & Chu, A. D. (2011). Generic Versus Disease-specific Measures of Health-related Quality of Life in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, 38(9), 1821-1823.

Measuring outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus clinical trials
Strand, V., & Chu, A. D. (2011). Measuring outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus clinical trials. EXPERT REVIEW OF PHARMACOECONOMICS & OUTCOMES RESEARCH, 11(4), 455-468.

Natural Killer Cells From Children With Type 1 Diabetes Have Defects in NKG2D-Dependent Function and Signaling
Qin, H., Lee, I.-F., Panagiotopoulos, C., Wang, X., Chu, A. D., & Tan, R. (2011). Natural Killer Cells From Children With Type 1 Diabetes Have Defects in NKG2D-Dependent Function and Signaling. DIABETES, 60(3), 857-866.

Active and Latent Tuberculosis in Patients With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Living in the United States
Chu, A. D., Polesky, A. H., Bhatia, G., & Bush, T. M. (2009). Active and Latent Tuberculosis in Patients With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Living in the United States. JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, 15(5), 226-229.

IRF9 and STAT1 are required for IgG autoantibody production and B cell expression of TLR7 in mice
Thibault, D. L., Chu, A. D., Graham, K. L., Balboni, I., Lee, L. Y., & Utz, P. J. (2008). IRF9 and STAT1 are required for IgG autoantibody production and B cell expression of TLR7 in mice. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION, 118(4), 1417-1426.

Tissue specificity of E- and P-selectin ligands in Th1-mediated chronic inflammation
Chu, A., Hong, K., BERG, E. L., & Ehrhardt, R. O. (1999). Tissue specificity of E- and P-selectin ligands in Th1-mediated chronic inflammation. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY, 163(9), 5086-5093.

IL-12, independently of IFN-gamma, plays a crucial role in the pathogenesis of a murine psoriasis-like skin disorder
Hong, K., Chu, A., Ludviksson, B. R., BERG, E. L., & Ehrhardt, R. O. (1999). IL-12, independently of IFN-gamma, plays a crucial role in the pathogenesis of a murine psoriasis-like skin disorder. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY, 162(12), 7480-7491.