Richard Alexander Matthay, MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Medicine (Pulmonary)

Research Organizations

Internal Medicine: Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Cancer Center

Research Summary

Lung cancer -- epidemiology, etiology, imaging techniques for diagnosis and staging, and therapy; Heart lung interaction -- cor pulmonale and pulmonary thromboembolism; Therapy for asthma and COPD

Extensive Research Description

Dr. Matthay has continuing interest in the epidemiology and etiology of lung cancer. He and two colleagues (Drs. Lynn Tanoue and Charles Dela Cruz) are currently preparing a chapter on the epidemiology and etiology of lung cancer for the upcoming new edition of the Fishman Textbook of Pulmonary Disease.

Dr Matthay serves on the editorial board of several medical journals, including Journal of Intensive Care Medicine, Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine and Clinical Pulmonary Medicine.

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Richard Alexander Matthay, MD
Patient Care Locations
Winchester Chest ClinicFitkin Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Pulmonary & Critical Care MedicineYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208057
300 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8057