Dharmendra Jain, PhD

Dharmendra Jain, PhD

Medical Director: Immunology Division

Associate Director: Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Laboratory
Assistant Professor (Clinical), University of Utah School of Medicine


  • Clinical immunology
  • Histocompatibility
  • Immunogenetics


  • Doctorate—Biotechnology, Amity University Noida
  • MS Degree—Biotechnology, Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal
  • BS Degree—Biology, Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur
  • Fellowship—Clinical Immunology, Histocompatibility, and Immunogenetics, University of Utah School of Medicine

Current/Past Roles

  • Scientific officer, Oncquest Laboratories, New Delhi, India
  • Scientific assistant, SN GeneLab, Surat, India


  • S(ACHI) Certification
  • The American College of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics

Research Interests

  • Identifying the role of non-HLA antibodies in solid organ transplantation
  • Evaluation of clinical non-HLA testing assays in the context of clinical utility


  • TxDx COP ATC 2023 Travel Grant, American Transplant Congress
  • Second Place Award, Fellow Research Grand Rounds, University of Utah, 2022
  • Travel Award, American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics 47th Annual Meeting, 2021
  • Doctorate Award, The Association of Medical Laboratory Immunologists 34th Annual Meeting, 2021
  • Career Advancement for Postdocs Travel Award, Division of Biological Science, Immunology, 2019
  • Poster Award, American Association of Immunologist, 2019
  • Mentee-Mentor Award, International Transplantation Science, 2019
  • Quality Champion Award, National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories, Medanta-The Medicity, 2016
  • Harold Gunson Fellowship Award, International Society of Blood Transfusion, 2015

Recent Publications