Dr. D’Alessio focuses on caring for critically ill patients with particular interest in acute respiratory failure and patients with sepsis. His translational focus is in identifying changes in the immune cell landscape in pulmonary and critical care pathologies.
Dr. D'Alessio earned his M.D. from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia. He completed his residency at Johns Hopkins. He performed a fellowship at the Institute Tropical Medicine Alexander Von Humboldt and a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Johns Hopkins.
His research interests include mechanisms underlying resolution of lung inflammation and injury and interactions between alveolar macrophages and regulatory T cells.