A CU Medicine provider.

Locations

Monday: All day
Tuesday: All day
Wednesday: All day
Thursday: All day
Friday: All day
Saturday: All day
Sunday: All day

Qualifications and experience

Specialties
Anatomic, Lungs and Breathing, Lungs and Breathing - Asthma, Lungs and Breathing - Cystic Fibrosis, Lungs and Breathing - Granulomatous Lung Disease, Lungs and Breathing - Interstitial Lung Disease, Lungs and Breathing - Lung Disease, Lungs and Breathing - Pulmonary Disorders, Lungs and Breathing - Pulmonary Hypertension, Pathology
Gender
Male
Languages spoken
English
Education
Fellowship
Stanford Hospital and Clinics Program (1987)

Fellowship
Stanford University Program (1987)

Medical School
University of Sao Paulo (1979)

Residency
University of Sao Paulo (1982)

Research interest for patients

My overall goals are to define the mechanisms of COPD pathogenesis and the molecular, cellular, and histopathological features of Pulmonary Hypertension. Our lab studies the pathogenesis of cigarette smoke induced emphysema and its underlying mechanisms, including the role of RTP-801 and adipocytokine, as well as his investigation in the pathogenesis of schistosomiasis-related pulmonary hypertension and development of targeted methods and treatment of pulmonary hypertension.

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