Dr. Aliu holds a bachelor’s degree from Rollins College and a Master’s of Science degree in Health and Healthcare Research from the University of Michigan. He completed a residency in plastic surgery, a fellowship in health services research and a fellowship in microsurgery at the University of Michigan before joining the Johns Hopkins faculty in 2016. His work has been recognized with a Clinical Program of the Year award at the University of Michigan Health System. He was also recognized as a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar at the University of Michigan from 2011-2013.