Undergraduate Degree

  • Williams College , 1980 , Williamstown , MA

Graduate Degree

PhD, Immunology
  • Harvard Medical School , 1987 , Boston , MA

Medical School

  • Harvard Medical School , 1987 , Boston , MA


  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1990 , Boston , MA


  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1994 , Boston , MA


Dr. Oettgen graduated from Harvard Medical School and completed his internship, residency, and clinical fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at Boston Children’s Hospital. He did his post-doctoral laboratory training with Dr. Philip Leder in the Department of Genetics at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Oettgen holds the Children’s Hospital Boston Professorship in Pediatric Immunology at Harvard Medical School and serves as Associate Chief of the Division of Immunology at Boston Children’s. In addition to directing the Oettgen lab he oversees the clinical programs of the Division, which provides services to children with allergies, immune deficiencies, rheumatologic diseases and skin disorders.


  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology