Drs. Arenberg, Chan, Flaherty, Martinez, Peters-Golden and Simon Best Doctors in America List

Host Microbiome selected as a recipient of Fast Forward funding

Host Microbiome initiative was one of three areas of research selected for funding by the Fast Forward Strategic Research Effort.  

Gift made to establish the Joseph P. Lynch III, MD Lectureship Fund.

Joseph P. Lynch III has pledged gift to our Division to establish the Joseph P. Lynch III, MD Lectureship Fund. 

Can't sleep at night? Drs. Schotland and Loomis-King can help!

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Update Course

PCCM Invites Faculty, Fellows and Former Faculty & Fellows to

ATS Reception on Mon., 5/19/14 from 6-8 pm at Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, 333 West Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA

Attention to Patient Care in Compassionate and Thoughtful Manner

Education and Training

Offering outstanding training in pulmonary and critical care medicine focusing on the development of both clinicians and scientists. Read more ...

Research and T32 Research Training

Dean's Award for Medical School Community Service

Robert C. Hyzy, M.D. received Dean's 2013 Medical...

Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine (PCCM) is committed to caring for critically ill patients and patients with lung disease. This requires not only that we provide the best possible care, but that we convey these skills to trainees and that we develop novel approaches to understanding and managing these diseases through basic science and clinical and outcomes research.Our mission is to deliver excellent patient care, to develop new knowledge about the lung in health and disease, and to train individuals to be outstanding clinicians and researchers.

What We Focus On

  • Patient Care Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine serves as a regional referral center for both the inpatient and outpatient evaluation of a broad range of pulmonary disorders. Learn more »
  • Education PCCM assumes a prominent role in the overall educational mission of the Department of Internal Medicine and Medical School at Michigan. Our educators have been recognized as some of the top within the institution and serve in major leadership roles within the educational programs. Learn more »
  • Research Research performed within the PCCM has greatly impacted our understanding of basic lung biology, disease pathogenesis, and targeted therapeutics. Learn more »  

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November 13, 2013

Colin Cooke Receives OSU Early Career Achievement Award

 The Early Career Achievement Award was presented to Colin R. Cooke, M.D., M.Sc., M.S. October 18, 2013 at OSU's All-Class Dinner and Awards Ceremony in Columbus, OH.  Dr. Cooke (left) was awarded this distinction by Charles J. Lockwood, M.D. (middle), Dean, Ohio State University College of Medicine and Steven Gabbe, M.D. (right), OSU Senior VP for Health Sciences.

This Ohio State Medical School's award is presented to an M.D. alumnus (M.D., 2000, OSU) who has made significant career contributions in the community or College service, scientific or academic achievement before the age of 40.  Standards for recognition include one or more of the following: 

  • Distinguished early career achievement
  • Demonstrated leadership capability
  • Commitment to the service of others
  • Potential for leadership/distinction in the long term
  • Substantial commitment to the College of Medicine, OSU Medical Center and its mission. 

We applaud Dr. Cooke's distinction at his alma mater, The Ohio State University.   We are proud of his faculty affiliation with the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and his continuing career growth at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

September 16, 2013

Eric White, M.D. Advocates for IPF Patients

IPF (Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis) is a pulmonary disorder which could mask itself as asthma, emphysema and other common pulmonary disorders.  Rose McGowan and Dr. Eric White talk about how Rose's father finally discovered the nature of his breathing difficulties.