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Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine




 


Faculty Roster
Mazer, Mark_c23-rev Mark A. Mazer, MD 
Division Chief and Clinical Professor 
Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Director, Palliative Care Services
 
BS: George Washington University
MD: University of Liege, Belgium

Residency: Washington VA Medical Center
Fellowship: National Institutes of Health

Interests:
Critical care, sepsis, witnessed CPR, end of life planning, advanced modes of mechanical ventilation, glycemic control
Sergio Arce 
Sergio Arce MD, PhD
Assistant Professor

PhD: Havana Advanced Institute of Medical Sciences and National Institute of Nephrology, Havana, Cuba
MD: Havana Advanced Institute of Medical Sciences, Havana, Cuba

Interests:
B cell and plasma cell biology, immunological memory, mucosal immunology, vaccines and adjuvants, sarcoidosis, asthma and lung immunology
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Mark Bowling, MD
Assistant Professor
Director of Bronchoscopy
Medical Director of Respiratory Care
 
BA: Mars Hill College
MD: Brody School of Medicine

Internal Medicine Residency:
Pitt County Memorial Hospital
Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship:
Wake Forest University
Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship:
Wake Forest University
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Clinical Assistant Professor
 
MBBS: Quaid-e-Azam Medical College, Pakistan  
 
Internal Medicine Residency:
New York Medical College
Pulmonary Disease Fellowship:
New York Medical College
Critical Care Medicine Fellowship:
New York Medical College

Robert Dietrich

Robert Dietrich, MD, FACP, FCCP
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Physician's East, PA

MD: George Washington University
Internal Medicine Internship and Residency:
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship:
Walter Reed Army Medical Center

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John Fogarty, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Physician's East, PA

MD: St. George's University, Grenada

Internal Medicine Internship and Residency:
Long Island Jewish Medical Center of
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship
University of Rochester

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Assistant Professor

MD: Universidad Anahuac, Mexico
 
Internal Medicine Residency:
St. Raphael, New Haven, CT
Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship:
Barnes – Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship:
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Interests:
Interstitial & Occupational Lung Diseases, Sarcoidosis.

Yash P. Kataria


Yash P. Kataria, MD
Professor Emeritus
Director, Sarcoidosis Clinic
 
BS: Moga Punjab DM College
MBBS: Amritsar GM College
 
Internal Medicine Residency:
Welsh National School of Medicine
Pulmonary Disease Fellowship:
Ohio State University

Interests:
Sarcoidosis, asthma, lung infections, interstitial lung disease

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Thomson Cable Pancoast, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Fellowship Program Director

AB: Vassar College
MA: Hunter College, City University of New York
MD: George Washington University

Internal Medicine Residency:
NYU Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital Center
Pulmonary Disease Fellowship:
NYU Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital
CenterCritical Care Medicine Fellowship:
NYU Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital Center
Zia Ur Rehman 
Zia Ur Rehman, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery:
King Edward Medical College, Lahore Pakistan
 
Critical Care Fellowship:
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
Pulmonary Fellowship:
Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Internal Medicine Residency:
Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Sharma-Sunil 

Sunil Sharma, MD
Assistant Professor
Director of Sleep Medicine

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery:
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
 
Critical Care Fellowship:
Medical College of Wisconsin
Pulmonary Disease Fellowship:
University of Wisconsin
Internal Medicine Residency:
Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
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Associate Professor
 
BA: Duke University
MD: Duke University Medical Center

Residency: The Ohio State University
Fellowship: The Ohio State University
 
Interests: 
Lung injury following cardiac surgery, sleep breathing disorders, COPD and Asthma
 
Mary Jane Thomassen, PhD 


 
Director:
Lung Cell Biology and Translational Research Program
Adjunct Professor:
Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Interests:
Pulmonary defense mechanisms, macrophage activation, surfactant, PAP, sarcoidosis, ARDS, asthma, and cytokine networks

 

  

 
Current Fellows
 
 David Green, MD (2009-2012)
 Omar Albustami, MD (2009-2012)
 Monirul Islam, MD (2009-2012)
 
1st year fellows
 
 
 Hiren Mehta, MD (2010-2013)
 Rasheel Chowdhary, MD (2010-2013)
 Zuhier Kassabo, MD (2010-2013)
 
2nd year fellows
 
 
 Stephen Gegick, MD (2011-2014)
 Khawaja Yassir Rahman (2011-2014)
 Khalid Saadah (2011-2014)
 
3rd year fellows
 


Affiliate Faculty
  • Barbara Barna, PhD, Associate Professor