Dr. Hana Serajeddini, MD, FRCPC

 Rank / Affiliations 

  •  Assistant Professor 



  •  BSc (Hons.), University of Guelph 
  •  BA, University of Guelph 
  •  MD, University of Ottawa 
  •  Internal Medicine, Western University 
  •  Respirology, Western University 
  •  Advanced Airways Disease and Severe Asthma Clinical Research Fellowship, McMaster University 
  •  Pulmonary Imaging Research Fellowship, Robarts Research Institute 

Clinical Interest 

  •  Asthma 
  •  Bronchiectasis 
  •  Bronchitis 
  •  COPD 


Research Interest 

  •  Severe Asthma 
  •  Lung Imaging, CT and hyperpolarized gas MR imaging of the lung 
  •  Translational clinical research 



  •  Resident Research Career Development Award 2020-2022 
  •  ATS Stuart J. Hirst Award 2022 
  •  Science and Innovation Center Abstract Award for Respiratory Structure and Function ATS Assembly 2022 
  •  ATS Abstract Scholarship Award 2022 

Selected Publications (past 5 years) 


McIntosh MJ, Biancaniello A, Kooner HK, Bhalla A, Serajeddini H, Yamashita C, Parraga G, Eddy RL. 129Xe MRI Ventilation Defects in Asthma: What is the Upper Limit of Normal and Minimal Clinically Important Difference? Acad Radiol. 2023 Apr 7:S1076-6332(23)00121-6. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2023.03.010. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37032278. 


Serajeddini H, Venegas Garrido C, Bhalla A, Kjarsgaard M, Huang C, LaVigne N, Radford K, Zhang K, Ho T, Svenningsen S, Mukherjee M, Nair P. A case series of dual biologics therapy for severe asthma. J 

Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2023 Jan;11(1):335-340.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2022.09.036. Epub 2022 Oct 7. PMID: 36210053. 


McIntosh MJ, Kooner HK, Eddy RL, Wilson A, Serajeddini H, Bhalla A, Licskai C, Mackenzie CA, Yamashita C, Parraga G. CT Mucus Score and 129Xe MRI Ventilation Defects after 2.5-years anti-IL-5Rα in Eosinophilic Asthma. Chest. 2023 Feb 11:S0012-3692(23)00189-7. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2023.02.009. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36781102. 


Serajeddini H, Shargall Y, Cutz JC, Nair P. A 68-Year-Old Woman With Refractory Cough and Insidious Tracheal Thickening. Chest. 2022 May;161(5):e287-e291. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2022.01.012. PMID: 35526898. 


Eddy RL, Serajeddini H, Knipping D, Landman ST, Bosma KJ, Mackenzie CA, Dhaliwal I, Parraga G. Pulmonary Functional MRI and CT in a Survivor of Bronchiolitis and Respiratory Failure Caused by e-Cigarette Use. Chest. 2020 Oct;158(4):e147-e151. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.06.005. Epub 2020 Jun 13. PMID: 32544490. 


Serajeddini H, Eddy RL, Licskai C, McCormack DG, Parraga G. FEV1 and MRI ventilation defect reversibility in asthma and COPD. Eur Respir J. 2020 Mar 26;55(3):1901947. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01947-2019. PMID: 31806718. 


Serajeddini H, Rogliani P, Mura M. Multi-dimensional Assessment of IPF Across a Wide Range of Disease Severity. Lung. 2018 Dec;196(6):707-713. doi: 10.1007/s00408-018-0152-4. Epub 2018 Aug 27. PMID: 30151723.