Mario Castro, MD

Appointments

Professor of Medicine

Research Interests

Asthma and airway diseases, COPD, health care delivery issues

Education and Training

  • 1984 University of Missouri – Kansas City
  • 1988 University of Misouri – Kansas City, M.D.
  • 1988-1991 Internal Medicine Residency, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine,Rochester, MN
  • 1991-1994 Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN
  • 1996-1998 Masters in Public Health,St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
  • 1994-2001 Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • 2001-2008 Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • 2008-present Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Honors and Awards

  • Flarsheim Merit Scholarship (Undergraduate)
  • Victor Wilson Scholarship (Undergraduate)
  • National Hispanic Scholarship (Undergraduate)
  • Society of Leukocyte Biology Travel Award, 1992
  • Burgher Family Endowed Fellow, 1993-94
  • American Federation of Clinical Research – Midwest Trainee Award, 1993
  • Clinical Research – Trainee Award, 1994
  • Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, 1995
  • Volunteer of the Year – American Lung Association of Eastern Missouri, 1998
  • Graduated with Highest Distinction on MPH Oral Comprehensive Exam, 1998
  • Delta Omega Honorary Public Health Society, 1999
  • Distinguished Service Award – American Lung Association of Eastern Missouri, 2001
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Medical Society, 2004
  • Cum Laude Award, Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance, 2005
  • Humanitarian Recognition Award 2005, The CHEST Foundation

Publications

View Mario Castro’s research publications on PubMed »