, Allergy/Immunology, Rheumatology
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San Diego, CA 92123
Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego
University of Texas
University of South Carolina
University of South Carolina
Dr. Hal M. Hoffman is a board-certified allergist/immunologist and chief of the Allergy, Immunology Division at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and UC San Diego.
Dr. Hoffman received his bachelor's in biology at Wesleyan University in Connecticut and his medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He completed his internship, residency and chief residency in pediatrics at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston before coming to UCSD as a postdoctoral fellow in allergy and immunology in 1994. He is now a full professor of pediatrics and medicine at UC San Diego.
Dr. Hoffman has authored more than 70 original scientific publications, largely devoted to studying the NLRP3 inflammasome and innate immunity. He has participated in numerous national and international scientific boards, including serving as a member of the advisory board for the Arthritis National Research Foundation and as secretary for both the International Cytokine Society and the International Systemic Autoinflammatory Disease Society. He is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Investigators and the Society for Pediatric Research as well as a fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.
He has received numerous awards, including the American Lung Association of California Research Training Fellowship Award, American Lung Association of California Research Training Fellowship Award, Distinguished Fellows Asthma Education Scholarship Award, Merck Respiratory Young Investigator, AAAAI Education Research Trust Young Investigator Award, Arthritis Foundation-San Diego County Chapter Research Award and Sheldon Wolff Award for Translational Research. Most recently, Dr. Hoffman was honored with the International Society of Autoinflammatory Diseases Senior Investigator Award.
Author Correction: A guiding map for inflammation.
Netea MG, Balkwill F, Chonchol M, Cominelli F, Donath MY, Giamarellos-Bourboulis EJ, Golenbock D, Gresnigt MS, Heneka MT, Hoffman HM, Hotchkiss R, Joosten LAB, Kastner DL, Korte M, Latz E, Libby P, Mandrup-Poulsen T, Mantovani A, Mills KHG, Nowak KL, O'Neill LA, Pickkers P, van der Poll T, Ridker PM, Schalkwijk J, Schwartz DA, Siegmund B, Steer CJ, Tilg H, van der Meer JWM, van de Veerdonk FL, Dinarello CA
Monogenic autoinflammatory disorders: Conceptual overview, phenotype, and clinical approach.
Nigrovic PA, Lee PY, Hoffman HM
Vitamin D ameliorates adipose browning in chronic kidney disease cachexia.
Cheung WW, Ding W, Hoffman HM, Wang Z, Hao S, Zheng R, Gonzalez A, Zhan JY, Zhou P, Li S, Esparza MC, Lieber RL, Mak RH
Opportunistic Invasive Infection by Group A Streptococcus During Anti-Interleukin-6 Immunotherapy.
Wilde S, Olivares KL, Nizet V, Hoffman HM, Radhakrishna S, LaRock CN
Hepatocyte pyroptosis and release of inflammasome particles induce stellate cell activation and liver fibrosis.
Gaul S, Leszczynska A, Alegre F, Kaufmann B, Johnson CD, Adams LA, Wree A, Damm G, Seehofer D, Calvente CJ, Povero D, Kisseleva T, Eguchi A, McGeough MD, Hoffman HM, Pelegrin P, Laufs U, Feldstein AE
ASK1 inhibition reduces cell death and hepatic fibrosis in an Nlrp3 mutant liver injury model.
Schuster-Gaul S, Geisler LJ, McGeough MD, Johnson CD, Zagorska A, Li L, Wree A, Barry V, Mikaelian I, Jih LJ, Papouchado BG, Budas G, Hoffman HM, Feldstein AE
Vitamin D repletion ameliorates adipose tissue browning and muscle wasting in infantile nephropathic cystinosis-associated cachexia.
Cheung WW, Hao S, Wang Z, Ding W, Zheng R, Gonzalez A, Zhan JY, Zhou P, Li S, Esparza MC, Hoffman HM, Lieber RL, Mak RH
Mutations in topoisomerase IIÎ² result in a B cell immunodeficiency.
Broderick L, Yost S, Li D, McGeough MD, Booshehri LM, Guaderrama M, Brydges SD, Kucharova K, Patel NC, Harr M, Hakonarson H, Zackai E, Cowell IG, Austin CA, HÃ¼gle B, Gebauer C, Zhang J, Xu X, Wang J, Croker BA, Frazer KA, Putnam CD, Hoffman HM
Alternative splicing regulates stochastic NLRP3 activity.
Hoss F, Mueller JL, Rojas Ringeling F, Rodriguez-Alcazar JF, Brinkschulte R, Seifert G, Stahl R, Broderick L, Putnam CD, Kolodner RD, Canzar S, Geyer M, Hoffman HM, Latz E
Partial Jacobsen syndrome phenotype in a patient with a de novo frameshift mutation in the ETS1 transcription factor.
Tootleman E, Malamut B, Akshoomoff N, Mattson SN, Hoffman HM, Jones MC, Printz B, Shiryaev SA, Grossfeld P
Differential Immune Activation in Fetal Macrophage Populations.
Lakhdari O, Yamamura A, Hernandez GE, Anderson KK, Lund SJ, Oppong-Nonterah GO, Hoffman HM, Prince LS
CAPS and NLRP3.
Booshehri LM, Hoffman HM
Classification criteria for autoinflammatory recurrent fevers.
Gattorno M, Hofer M, Federici S, Vanoni F, Bovis F, Aksentijevich I, Anton J, Arostegui JI, Barron K, Ben-Cherit E, Brogan PA, Cantarini L, Ceccherini I, De Benedetti F, Dedeoglu F, Demirkaya E, Frenkel J, Goldbach-Mansky R, Gul A, Hentgen V, Hoffman H, Kallinich T, Kone-Paut I, Kuemmerle-Deschner J, Lachmann HJ, Laxer RM, Livneh A, Obici L, Ozen S, Rowczenio D, Russo R, Shinar Y, Simon A, Toplak N, Touitou I, Uziel Y, van Gijn M, Foell D, Garassino C, Kastner D, Martini A, Sormani MP, Ruperto N, Eurofever Registry and the Paediatric Rheumatology International Trials Organisation (PRINTO).
Choline Uptake and Metabolism Modulate Macrophage IL-1Î² and IL-18 Production.
Sanchez-Lopez E, Zhong Z, Stubelius A, Sweeney SR, Booshehri LM, Antonucci L, Liu-Bryan R, Lodi A, Terkeltaub R, Lacal JC, Murphy AN, Hoffman HM, Tiziani S, Guma M, Karin M
Neutrophils: New insights and open questions.
Ley K, Hoffman HM, Kubes P, Cassatella MA, Zychlinsky A, Hedrick CC, Catz SD
TLR Activation Alters Bone Marrow-Derived Macrophage Differentiation.
Oppong-Nonterah GO, Lakhdari O, Yamamura A, Hoffman HM, Prince LS
An International Delphi Survey for the Definition of New Classification Criteria for Familial Mediterranean Fever, Mevalonate Kinase Deficiency, TNF Receptor-associated Periodic Fever Syndromes, and Cryopyrin-associated Periodic Syndrome.
Federici S, Vanoni F, Ben-Chetrit E, Cantarini L, Frenkel J, Goldbach-Mansky R, Gul A, Hoffman H, KonÃ©-Paut I, Kuemmerle-Deschner J, Lachmann HJ, Martini A, Obici L, Ozen S, Simon A, Hofer M, Ruperto N, Gattorno M, Eurofever and the Pediatric Rheumatology International Trials Organization (PRINTO).
NLR Family Pyrin Domain-Containing 3 Inflammasome Activation in Hepatic Stellate Cells Induces Liver Fibrosis in Mice.
Inzaugarat ME, Johnson CD, Holtmann TM, McGeough MD, Trautwein C, Papouchado BG, Schwabe R, Hoffman HM, Wree A, Feldstein AE
In silico validation of the Autoinflammatory Disease Damage Index.
Ter Haar NM, van Delft ALJ, Annink KV, van Stel H, Al-Mayouf SM, Amaryan G, Anton J, Barron KS, Benseler S, Brogan PA, Cantarini L, Cattalini M, Cochino AV, de Benedetti F, Dedeoglu F, de Jesus AA, Demirkaya E, Dolezalova P, Durrant KL, Fabio G, Gallizzi R, Goldbach-Mansky R, Hachulla E, Hentgen V, Herlin T, Hofer M, Hoffman HM, Insalaco A, Jansson AF, Kallinich T, Kone-Paut I, Kozlova A, Kuemmerle-Deschner JB, Lachmann HJ, Laxer RM, Martini A, Nielsen S, Nikishina I, Ombrello AK, Ã–zen S, Papadopoulou-Alataki E, Quartier P, Rigante D, Russo R, Simon A, Trachana M, Uziel Y, Ravelli A, Schulert G, Gattorno M, Frenkel J
CaMKIIÎ´-mediated inflammatory gene expression and inflammasome activation in cardiomyocytes initiate inflammation and induce fibrosis.
Willeford A, Suetomi T, Nickle A, Hoffman HM, Miyamoto S, Heller Brown J
JAK inhibitors in autoinflammation.
Hoffman HM, Broderick L
Canakinumab for the Treatment of Autoinflammatory Recurrent Fever Syndromes.
De Benedetti F, Gattorno M, Anton J, Ben-Chetrit E, Frenkel J, Hoffman HM, KonÃ©-Paut I, Lachmann HJ, Ozen S, Simon A, Zeft A, Calvo Penades I, Moutschen M, Quartier P, Kasapcopur O, Shcherbina A, Hofer M, Hashkes PJ, Van der Hilst J, Hara R, Bujan-Rivas S, Constantin T, Gul A, Livneh A, Brogan P, Cattalini M, Obici L, Lheritier K, Speziale A, Junge G
New workflow for classification of genetic variants' pathogenicity applied to hereditary recurrent fevers by the International Study Group for Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases (INSAID).
Van Gijn ME, Ceccherini I, Shinar Y, Carbo EC, Slofstra M, Arostegui JI, Sarrabay G, Rowczenio D, OmoyÄ±mnÄ± E, Balci-Peynircioglu B, Hoffman HM, Milhavet F, Swertz MA, Touitou I
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