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

Published: March 7th, 2017

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

Published: May 31st, 2016

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

Published: April 28th, 2016

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

Published: April 25th, 2016

  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 […]

Dr. Brantly Featured in Alpha-1-To-One Magazine Spring Issue

Published: April 4th, 2016

Dr. Brantly, Professor of Medicine and Chief, is currently featured in the Spring 2016 issue of Alpha-1-To-One magazine. The cover story, “In search of new therapies for Alpha-1,” is part […]

Patient Battling Cystic Fibrosis and Underwent a Lung Transplant Documented by Husband

Published: January 19th, 2016

The husband of a UF Health patient battling cystic fibrosis (CF) who subsequently had a lung transplant, recorded his wife’s journey and created a documentary using only his cell phone. Although they […]

Pulmonary Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Pulmonary Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Published: November 4th, 2015

Thanks to all who participated in this years Pulmonary Medicine Pumpkin Decorating Contest! The event was a huge success and resulted in a 7-way tie for 1st place!

Dr. Hassan Alnuaimat and Dr. Jorge Lascano receive the 2014 College of Medicine Exemplary Teacher Award

Published: October 23rd, 2014

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine would like to recognize Dr. Hassan Alnuaimat and Dr. Jorge Lascano for being recipients of the 2014 College of Medicine Exemplary […]

Dr. Juan Salgado Named Director of Pulmonary Transplant

Dr. Juan Salgado Named Director of Pulmonary Transplant

Published: August 12th, 2014

Juan Salgado, M.D., an assistant professor in the department of medicine, has been named director of the section of pulmonary transplantation and as the medical director of the lung transplantation […]

Repurposed transplant drug gives hope to women with fatal lung disease

Published: October 8th, 2012

A drug typically used to prevent organ rejection in transplant patients has been shown to reverse the progress of an often fatal lung disease in women, according to findings published March 16 in the online edition of The New England Journal of Medicine…