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Affiliations
-New York Presbyterian Lung Transplant Program
-New York Presbyterian Interstitial Lung Disease Program
-Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Columbia University
-Robert Wood Johnson Physician Faculty Scholar Program

Training Activities
- Co-Director, Pulmonary Section, "The Body in Health and Disease"


David J. Lederer , MD, MS
Herbert Irving Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Research Summary
Dr. Lederer’s research focuses on the causes, progression, outcomes, and treatments of lung fibrosis in humans.

Research Activities
David J. Lederer, MD, MS is the Co-Director of the New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Interstitial Lung Disease Program and Research Director of the New York Presbyterian Lung Transplant Program. He is a Herbert Irving Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He is an attending physician at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University where he cares for lung transplant recipients and patients with advanced lung diseases, such as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. He is the principal investigator of the MESA ILD Study and the Columbia IPF Study, studies funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Dr. Lederer's research focuses on the causes of human lung fibrosis (including idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, subclinical interstitial lung disease, and lung transplant-associated bronchiolitis obliterans) and outcomes after lung transplantation.

Positions & Appointments
2008-present Herbert Irving Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine Columbia University Medical Center New York, NY
2006-2008 Assisant Professor of Clinical Medicine Columbia University Medical Center New York, NY


Education and Training
2005-2006 Translational Lung Research Fellowship (T32 HL072739) Columbia University Medical Center , New York, NY
2003-2005 Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Columbia University Medical Center , New York, NY
2002-2003 Chief Residency Columbia University Medical Center , New York, NY
1999-2002 Medical Residency Columbia University Medical Center , New York, NY

Honors and Awards
1999 State University of New York Chancellor’s Award
1999 Harold A. Lyons Award for Excellence in Clinical Medicine
2005 Young Investigator Award, American College of Chest Physicians
2005-07 POR Scholarship (K30/CTSA)
2006, 2008 American Thoracic Society Travel Awards
2008-11 Robert Wood Johnson Physician Faculty Scholar
2008-11 Herbert and Florence Irving Scholar

Committees and Society Memberships
Program Committee, Clinical Problems Assembly, American Thoracic Society
Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
Member, American Society of Transplantation
Member, International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation

Selected Publications:
1. Lederer DJ, Wilt JS, D’Ovidio F, Bacchetta M, Shah L, Ravichandran S, Lenoir J, Klein B, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM. (2009) Obesity and underweight are associated with an increased risk of death after lung transplantation Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:887-895

2. Lederer DJ, Enright PL, Kawut SM, Hoffman EA, Hunninghake G, van Beek EJR, Austin JHM, Jiang R, Lovasi GS, Barr RG. (2009) Cigarette smoking is associated with subclinical parenchymal lung disease: The MESA-Lung Study Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:407-414

3. Lederer DJ¸ Jelic S, Basner RC, Ishizaka A, Bhattacharya J (2009) Circulating KL-6, a biomarker of lung injury, in obstructive sleep apnea Eur Respir J 33:793-796

4. Lederer DJ, Benn EKT, Barr RG, Wilt JS, Reilly G, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM, Kawut SM (2008) Racial differences in waiting list outcomes in COPD Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:450-454

5. Lederer DJ, Arcasoy SM, Wilt JS, D’Ovidio F, Sonett JR, Kawut SM (2006) Six-minute walk distance predicts waiting list survival in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:659-664

6. Lederer DJ, Arcasoy SM, Barr RG, Wilt JS, Bagiella E, D'Ovidio F, Sonett JR, Kawut SM (2006) Racial and ethnic disparities in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: A UNOS/OPTN database analysis Am J Transplant 6:2436-2442

 
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