Dr. Chhinder Sodhi is an assistant professor of surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His research focuses on the role of Toll-like receptors (TLRs) in the pathogenesis of the deadly disease of premature infants called Necrotizing Enterocolits (NEC), and understanding the mechanisms by which major blunt trauma leads to remote organ injury.
He also earned an undergraduate degree, MSc, and PhD from Punjab University in Chandigarh, India. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Punjab University as well as Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois and the Medical College Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Dr. Sodhi is a member of the David Hackam’s laboratory, which focuses on necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), a devastating disease of premature infants and the leading cause of death and disability from gastrointestinal disease in newborns.