Dr. Nadkarni, Dr. Reddy, Dr. Shahmohammadi, Dr. Tunsupon

Welcome New Faculty!

​     The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine would like to welcome Dr. Anupa Nadkarni, Dr. Raju Reddy, Dr. Abbas Shahmohammadi, and Dr. Pichapong Tunuspon. All 4 […]


Welcome Dr. Mehrad!

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine would like to welcome Borna Mehrad, MD. Dr. Mehrad will serve as the Chief of Pulmonary, Critical  Care & Sleep Medicine.  […]

Congratulations to these fellows and faculty members acknowledged as great teachers

Congratulations to the following pulmonary fellows and faculty members that were listed as great teachers by the hospital house staff. Fellows: Julian Chung, MD Faculty: Hassan Alnuaimat, MD Divya Patel, […]

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UF Health Pulmonary – Medical Plaza is recognized as a WASOG Sarcoidosis Clinic

UF Health Pulonmary – Medical Plaza was recognized by the World Association for Sarcoidosis and Other Granulomatous Disorders.

The Avram Lab

$2 million NIH grant to help UF researchers pursue multiple sclerosis vaccine

Many drug treatments for multiple sclerosis suppress the entire immune system, a big drawback that leaves patients susceptible to infection and cancer. Now two University of Florida researchers have been […]

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The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine is dedicated to patient care, education, and research through excellence in healthcare delivery and innovations in biomedical research. The division is strongly committed to providing superior medical education for Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine fellows, internal medicine residents, and medical students. Several faculty members in the division have received teaching awards from the College of Medicine.

The division will achieve its mission through a commitment to following core objectives:

  • The division will provide state of the art management of patients
  • The division will train and educate physicians to the highest academic standards in all aspects of the subspecialty
  • The division will engage in clinical, basic science, and translational research that improves patient care and increases research funding from national agencies
  • The division will recognize the unique medical needs of the people of Florida in our subspecialty and manage those needs


News & Events

Cystic Fibrosis Newsletter

Hello and welcome to our new quarterly newsletter. The goal of this publication is to provide you and the public with information regarding Cystic Fibrosis and its management, as well […]

Endobronchial Ultrasound-guided Intratumoral Injection of Cisplatin for the Treatment of Isolated Mediastinal Recurrence of Lung Cancer

The management of isolated recurrent lung cancer in a previously-irradiated field is challenging. Here, we describe an endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS)-guided cisplatin injection for the management of patients with localized lung […]

Pulmonary Support Group – ElderCare of Alachua County

Dear members of the Senior Recreation Center,  Mark your calendars – a new support group will begin in June at the Senior Recreation Center! Beginning Monday, June 13th a Pulmonary […]

TV20 Feature – Dr. Machuca and XVIVO Perfusion

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine’s Dr. Tiago Machuca was featured in a WCJB-TV20 patient story surrounding XVIVO Perfusion, an innovative and FDA approved lung preservation device. “We […]

Pulmonary Team made Great Strides for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Event

  On Saturday, April 16th, the UF Health Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep team came together on a beautiful day for a 5k Walk/Run at Westside Park. The event, Great Strides […]