Aliya Husain, MD

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Professor of Pathology

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Aliya Husain, MD, is an expert pathologist specializing in pediatric pathology and the diagnosis of diseases and conditions of the lungs and heart. Dr. Husain's 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.


Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • King Edward Medical University


  • Mayo Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan


  • Loyola University Medical Center; University of South Florida, Tampa


  • Loyola University Medical Center

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Society for Pediatric Pathologists
  • Pulmonary Pathology Society
  • Chicago Pathology Society
  • Illinois Registry of Anatomic Pathologists
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare*
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since1987

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Pathology
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • English
  • Punjabi