A photo of Yrina Rochman.

Research Associate, Division of Allergy and Immunology

Instructor, UC Department of Pediatrics

About Me


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.

Research Interests


Academic Affiliation

Instructor, UC Department of Pediatrics

My Education

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.

My Publications

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. Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2019; 129:2014-2028.

TSLP signaling in CD4+ T cells programs a pathogenic T helper 2 cell state. Rochman, Y; Dienger-Stambaugh, K; Richgels, PK; Lewkowich, IP; Kartashov, AV; Barski, A; Hershey, GK K; Leonard, WJ; Singh, H. Science Signaling. 2018; 11.