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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Jill A. Poole, MD

Division Chief, Allergy & Immunology
Professor

Jill Poole, MD

Dr. Poole joined the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2005 as an assistant professor of medicine and was promoted to full professor in 2017. In January 2020 she was named inaugural Division Chief of the Allergy & Immunology Division. She received her medical degree at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and completed her internal medicine residency at Washington University at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Poole completed her allergy and immunology fellowship at National Jewish Medical and Research Center/University of Colorado Health Center in Denver, Colorado.

Dr. Poole has built a strong research program that has produced numerous publications in the field of allergic and nonallergic respiratory disorders. The lung disease research she has done aims to improve the health outcomes for many rural residents of the United States.

For clinic appointments, call 402-559-4015.

Information

Education
  • BS: University of Nebraska Medical Center, 1994
  • Clinical Research Training: National Institute of Health, 1998
  • Medical School: UNMC College of Medicine, 1999
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital Institute of Health, 2002
  • Fellowship: Allergy & Immunology, National Jewish Health, 2004
Research
  • Environmental & Agricultural-related allergic & nonallergic lung disease
  • Interaction of environmental and occupational airborne exposures in lung disease and autoimmunity
  • Several clinical research studies in areas of asthma and hives
  • Publications
Patient Care
Recognition
  • Top Teacher Award, Department of Internal Medicine (2020)
  • Top Teacher Award, Department of Internal Medicine (2019)
  • Top Teacher Award, Department of Internal Medicine (2017)
  • Distinguished Scientist UNMC Award (2015)
  • Distinguished Scientist UNMC, New Investigator (2012)
  • Top Teacher Award, Department of Internal Medicine (2011)
  • Top Teacher Award, Department of Internal Medicine (2010)
  • Top Teacher Award, Department of Internal Medicine (2009)
  • Top Teacher Award, Department of Internal Medicine (2008)

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