Elliot Israel

Elliot Israel, MD

Professor, Medicine
Director, Clinical Research, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine


Dr. Elliot Israel is the Gloria and Anthony Simboli Distinguished Professor in Asthma Research and Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Director of Clinical Research in the Pulmonary and Critical Care Division at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. He directs the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Severe Asthma Program.

Dr. Israel’s research interests include severe asthma, using precision medicine to optimize therapeutic interventions, pharmacogenetic influences on treatment responses, and the role of fatty acid metabolites in asthma pathobiology. He has authored over 200 peer-reviewed publications and is a member of the USA NAEPP Committee examining asthma guidelines.