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Lauren Cohn, MD

Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine); Director, Newington VA Pulmonary Clinic, Medicine; Associate Director, MD/PHD Program

Contact Information

Lauren Cohn, MD

Office Location

Mailing Addresses

  • Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

    PO Box 208057, 300 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT 06520-8057

    United States

  • Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

    333 Cedar Street, P.O. Box 208057

    New Haven, CT 06511

    United States

Research Summary

Dr. Cohn's research focuses on airway inflammation. Ongoing projects in the laboratory include (1) defining inflammatory pathways that inhibit allergic airway inflammation and asthma, (2) investigations of the airway epithelium in its contribution to lung inflammation, (3) immunologic pathways that provide protection in inflammatory diseases and mycobacterial infection.

Specialized Terms: Chronic inflammation in asthma; Mechanisms of mucus metaplasia; Airway epithelial functions in airway diseases and host defense


Research Interests

Asthma; Epithelium; Lung; Lung Diseases; Metaplasia; Airway Management

Selected Publications

Clinical Trials