Mark A. Brown, MD

Professor, Clinical Pediatrics
Director, Pulmonary Training Program, Arizona Respiratory Center

Additional Contact Info: 

Fax: (520) 626-9465

Education: 
  • University of Texas at Austin, 1978 (BS, Zoology)
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 1983 (M.D.)
  • University of Oklahoma, 1983-1987 (Pediatric Residency/Chief Residency)
  • University of Arizona, 1987-1990 (Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship)
  • University of Oklahoma, 1987 (Chief Resident Pediatrics)

 

Major Areas of Research Interest: 
  • pediatric pulmonary diseases
  • maternal-fetal immunological interaction in relation to asthma and allergic diseases
  • effect of environment on asthma
  • new therapies to treat VLBW premature infants with respiratory distress syndrome
  • the effect of tobacco on placental development and immune function.
Sponsored Research Through MSRP: 

Ali Baradaran (MSRP 2000): "Effects of antenatal tobacco exposure on cytokine expression in human placental explants."

Valerie Miranda (MSRP 2003): "Possible risk factors associated with persistent need for oxygen and increase length of stay in pediatric pulmonary patients who are otherwise healthy."

NIH High School Student Research Program: 

-Giselle Celaya, Sunnyside High School, 2005

Wednesday, November 18, 2015