Carolyn S. Calfee, M.D., MAS


Research Interests:
Acute lung injury, acute respiratory distress syndrome, cigarette smoking, molecular epidemiology, biomarkers

Dr. Calfee’s primary academic focus is the prevention, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of acute lung injury (ALI) and the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Current research projects include: (1) the role of biomarkers in investigating ALI/ARDS pathogenesis, early diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis; (2) the role of cigarette smoke exposure in susceptibility to lung injury; and (3) novel treatments for acute lung injury.


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