Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Basic and Translational Research

The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is among the leading groups in the field of lung biology research.  Two recently funded NIH-Program Project Grants and an NIH fellowship training grant incorporates multidisciplinary approaches with members of the Division as well as with scientists from the Departments of Cell & Molecular Biology and Bioengineering.

The faculty of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine is involved in basic science and translational investigations that span the field of lung biology including lung injury, hypoxia, aging, lung immunology, lung cancer, lung regeneration, particulate matter, intermediate filaments, pneumonia, proteostasis, inflammasome, cell signaling, and cell metabolism. Please explore the links below to learn more about each of the translational research programs.