John W. Bloom, MD

Professor, Clinical Medicine, Pharmacology and Arizona Respiratory Center

Arizona Respiratory Center
AHSC 5342C
P.O. Box 245030
Tucson, AZ 85724-5030

Phone: 
(520) 626-6115
Email Address: 
jbloom@arc.arizona.edu
Education: 
  • Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pa, 1971 (M.D.)
  • University of Wisconson Affiliated Hospitals, Madison, Wisconsin, 1971-1972 (Internship)
  • University of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Madison, Wisconsin, 1972-1973 (Residency, Internal Medicine)
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, 1974-1975 (Residency, Internal Medicine)
  • University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona, 1979-1982 (Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease)
Honors & Awards: 
  • Excellence in Clinical Science Teaching for Medical Students Award, University of Arizona, 2007
Major Areas of Research Interest: 

Molecular mechanisms of glucocorticoid action in the lung; mechanisms of eosinophil apoptsosi; effects of genetic polymorphisms on gene expression in asthma.

Sponsored Research Through MSRP: 

Christopher Barnes (MSRP 1996): "Are there M5 Muscarinic Receptors in the Lung?"

Elizabeth Babin (MSRP 1996): "The regulation of substance P receptors by gluco-corticosteroids in the lung."

Last Updated: 
November 18, 2015