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Yrina Rochman, PhD

  • Research Associate, Division of Allergy and Immunology
  • Instructor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Yrina earned her PhD from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She completed her post-doctoral training in molecular immunology at National Institutes of Health in the laboratory of Dr. Warren Leonard, where she published several papers and reviews in high profile peer-reviewed journals. She is a recipient of the Lenfant Biomedical Award from NHLBI, NIH for outstanding research. Her research is focused on elucidating molecular mechanisms of immunological responses.

PhD: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 2005.

Post-Doc Fellowship: NHLBI/National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, 2005-2011.

Research Associate: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2012-2013.

Research Instructor: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2013-present.




Single-cell RNA sequencing identifies inflammatory tissue T cells in eosinophilic esophagitis. Wen, T; Aronow, BJ; Rochman, Y; Rochman, M; Kiran, KC; Dexheimer, PJ; Putnam, P; Mukkada, V; Foote, H; Rehn, K; et al. The Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2019; 129:2014-2028.