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Bryan D. Kraft, MD – Director of the Medical Intensive Care Units (MICU)

I am pleased to announce that Bryan D. Kraft, MD has been named the new Director of the Medical Intensive...

Congrats to Rodrigo Vazquez Guillamet, MD for becoming a CTRFP Awardee!

Rodrigo Vazquez Guillamet, MD was chosen by the Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS) and The Foundation...

Holtzman Lab is Published in JI Again!

Finally: an understanding of how viruses trigger progressive lung disease in the covid era. https://www.jimmunol.org/content/early/2021/01/28/jimmunol.2000965

Dr. Steven Brody Gets His First COVID-19 Vaccine!

Congrats to Patrick Lyons, MD for receiving the Doris Duke Fund!

Patrick Lyons, MD recently submitted an application to the Doris Duke Fund to Retain Clinical Scientists program. Dr. Lyons was...

Brett Lab is Published in Alzheimer’s and Dementia as a Feature Article!

Congrats to Tom Brett, PhD and his lab for getting published in Alzheimer’s and Dementia as a featured article. Check...

Holtzman Lab is Published in JI!

The left photo is PAS-hematoxylin staining of a section of normal lung, and the right is from a section of...

Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD Saves Pregnant Mother of 2 From COVID-19!

Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD saved the life of a pregnant mother of 2 from COVID-19. Check out the rest of...

Adam Anderson, MD Receives BJC Grant!

Adam Anderson, MD has received a grant from BJC. The title of the grant is: Development of a Washington University/Barnes-Jewish...

Dr. Michael J. Holtzman Receives TTDA Award!

Dr. Michael J. Holtzman received a Technology/Therapeutic Development Award (TTDA) from the Department of Defense for “Preclinical Development of a...

Andrew Michelson, MD Receives COVID-19 Grant!

Andrew Michelson, MD, Assistant Professor in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, has received a COVID-19 grant. The project period will...

Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD receives R01 from NHLBI!

Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD has received a R01 from the NHLBI starting July 1, 2020. Her project title is “Non-Classical...

Health Care Hero, Dr. Patrick Lyons!

Dr. Patrick Lyons, Instructor of Medicine in The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine has been attending in the...

Health Care Hero, Dr. Colleen McEvoy!

Dr. Colleen McEvoy, Assistant Professor of Medicine in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine has provided extraordinary service to critically ill...

Laneshia K. Tague, MD, MSCI receives AFMR Award!

Laneshia K. Tague, MD, MSCI has received the American Federation for Medical Research (AFMR) Junior Physician-Investigator Award. This award was...

Hrishikesh Kulkarni, MD, MSCI receives Discovery Award!

Dr. Hrishikesh Kulkarni (Principal Investigator) received a Discovery Award (Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program) from the Department of Defense for the...

Hrish Kulkarni, MD, MSCI Receives CDI Grant

Dr. Kulkarni has received an award from the Children’s Discovery Institute. His grant will be for $300,000 for 5 years....

103 Lung Transplant Achievement is History in the Making!

The Lung Transplant Program at Washington University School of Medicine is celebrating its success in completing 103 lung transplants in...

Michael Hughes, PhD Receives R01 from NIH

Michael Hughes, PhD has received an R01 AR075017-01A1 from the NIH. The title is: “A Systematic Analysis of RNA Editing...

Congrats to Dr. Derek Byers for getting the Bee Award!

Dr. Derek Byers was awarded the Bee Award today for going above and beyond for his patients. Congrats to Dr....

Hrish Kulkarni, MD, MSCI Receives K08 from NIH

Hrish Kulkarni, MD, MSCI has received a K08 from the NIH. His project title is C3 Mitigates Epithelial Injury in...

Dr. Andrew Michelson Attends NCATS Un-Meeting

Andrew Michelson, MD, WU Pulmonary and Critical Care fellow, was recently awarded a travel stipend to attend the June 1...

Dr. Laneshia Tague Receives KL2 Award

Dr. Laneshia Tague has received a KL2 award with a July 1st, 2019 appointment start. The grant title is “Pharmacogenetic-based...

Congratulations to the 2019 SPIRiT Awardee Dr. Hrishikesh Kulkarni!

Hrishikesh Kulkarni, MD, MSCI, with his collaborating PI, has been awarded a $50,000/one year award for his research project through...

Dr. Pat Lyons Awarded an AnnalsATS Editorial Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr. Pat Lyons for being awarded an AnnalsATS Editorial Fellowship. Fellows serve 1-3 year appointments and receive mentored...