Meet Ohio State's team of rheumatology and immunology experts

The Division of Rheumatology and Immunology comprises a comprehensive team of doctors and staff, all focused on delivering high quality patient care, contributing to innovations in medicine and educating medical students and postgraduate trainees.

Our Leaders


Wael Jarjour, MD

Director, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology

Professor, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
Martha Morehouse Chair in Arthritis and Immunology Research

Clinical profile  Research profile

Ali Ajam

Ali Ajam, MBBS

Program Director, Rheumatology Fellowship

Beatrice Kenol

Beatrice Kenol, MD

Associate Program Director, Rheumatology Fellowship

Our People

Our People


Myria Jacobs
Division Administrator

Rylee Turk
Administrative Assistant and Social Media Coordinator

Christy Hess
Administrative Assistant to Division Director

Tanasia Harris
Administrative Associate