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Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

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Dr. Gould and Dr. Sharma.jpgThe Division of Pulmonary Critical Care and Sleep Medicine welcomes Special Guest Middleton Lecturer, Dr. Michael K. Gould, Senior Research Scientist, Director for Health Services Research and Implementation Science Kaiser Permanente Southern California. Dr. Gould presented "Incidental Pulmonary Nodules: Fortuitous Finding or Iatrogenic Nuisance?" on Thursday, February 26, 2015.

Dr. Shiwan Shah
The Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine welcomes Dr. Shiwan Shah as our newest faculty member. Dr. Shah obtained his medical degree from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine (Stratford, NJ). He completed a combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics residency and Pulmonary/Critical Care fellowship at UTMB. Shiwan was awarded the inaugural fellow of the year award in 2013. He recently completed an Interventional Pulmonary fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. He brings a wealth of knowledge in advanced procedures such as rigid bronchoscopy, medical thoracoscopy, and bronchial thermoplasty. Dr. Shah's major clinical focus is advanced endoscopy for diagnosis and management of lung cancer and minimally invasive management of pleural diseases.

Please join me in welcoming Dr. Shah to our Division and to UTMB Galveston.

Shawn P. Nishi, 1st Place Award,
"Development of an Ultrasound-Guided
Procedure Simulation"
Congratulations to Dr. Shawn P. Nishi for her 1st Place Award on her presentation "Development of an Ultrasound-Guided Procedure Simulation" at the University of Texas Academy of Health Science Educators Innovations Conference held in February 2014. The mission of The University of Texas Kenneth I. Shine Academy of Health Science Education is to foster excellence in education in the health sciences by recognition of outstanding educators and advancement of knowledge and innovation in the field of education.

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Administrative Office
Fax: 409.772.9532

Campus Location
John Sealy Annex
Room 5.140

Mailing Address
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-0561

Gulshan Sharma, MD, MPH
Gulshan Sharma, MD, MPH

Welcome to the Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine.

We are committed to value based, patient-centered and outcomes-driven care. Our diverse clinical expertise will serve the needs of patients with acute and chronic lung conditions.

The Division has a longstanding tradition of training the next generation of pulmonary and critical care medicine physicians. We are proud of our alumni and current trainees.

Our current research focus is on improving care of critically ill patients, seamless transition of care for patients with chronic pulmonary diseases, asthma and lung cancer.

Please explore our website for additional information and faculty expertise. Contact us at pulm.critcare@utmb.edu if we can be of any assistance to you or your loved ones.

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