Jorge Lascano, MD

Jorge Lascano, MD

Jorge Lascano, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center





MDUniversidad CaTolica, Ecuador 
ResidencyUniversity of Miami, Jackson Memorial HospitalInternal Medicine
FellowshipUniversity of Miami, Jackson Memorial HospitalPulmonary Disease & Critical Care

Clinical Interests:

  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Alpha 1
  • Non-CF Bronchiectasis
  • COPD

Professional Societies:

  • American Thoracic Society


  • Role of Endothelial Microparticules (EMP) as Markers of Endothelial Dysfunction in stable COPD patients and exacerbations. Oral presentation at ERS 2010.
  • Relation Between Body Mass Index and Health-Related Quality of Life in Subjects with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency.J. Lascano, M. Salathe, S. Alazemi, G. Zhang, A. Wanner, R.A. Sandhaus, M.A. Campos.
  • Regulation and anti-elastase activity of locally produced alpha-1 antitrypsin by well differentiated normal airway epithelial cells: a comparison with SLPI. A. Amelinckx, P. Whitney, J. Lascano, M. Salathe, G.E. Conner, M. Campos, MD
  • Clinical Characteristic and Outcomes of Patients with Tuberculosis Admitted to the Medical Intensive Care Unit. C.E. Kummerfeldt, J. Lascano, J. Avecillas, D. Kett, T. Cleary.

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