Lakshmi Durairaj, MD, MS

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Associate Professor of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine

Contact Information

Office
C34-11 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-353-7968

Education

MBBS, Kilpauk Medical College
MS, Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health
MS, Translational Biomedicine Program, University of Iowa
Internship, Kilpauk Medical College Hospital
Resident, Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Fellow, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Iowa

Research Summary

Dr. Durairaj's main focus is in translational research in airway infections and immunity. Her current studies include xylitol for exacerbation of cystic fibrosis, genetics of ventilator associated pneumonia and assessment of biomarkers in lung fluid in critically ill patients.