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Robert Brown, MD

Professor

Departmental Affiliation(s):

School of Medicine (Primary)
Environmental Health Sciences (Joint)

Contact Information

615 North Wolfe St., E7614
Baltimore , Maryland   21205
US        

410-614-5451
410-955-0299

Education

MD

Overview

My overall area of research interest is the structure-function relationship of pulmonary airways and vessels, and how they relate to reactive airway disease. Current research interests include High-Resolution Computed Tomography of the pulmonary airways and vessels in vivo. We are studying: 1) the regional differences in airways constriction in response to a variety of differential bronchoconstrictors; 2) the location and mechanism of inhalational-induced bronchodilation; 3) the effects of various physiologic stimuli on airway constriction; 4) pulmonary vasculature and airway interaction following various physiologic stimuli; and 5) 3-D reconstruction of the airway tree.

  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • structure-function relationship of pulmonary airways and vessels and how they relate to reactive airway disease