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Robert Homer, MD, PhD

Professor of Pathology; Director, Thoracic Pathology; Director of Medical Studies; Director, Medical Student Course Module

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Robert Homer, MD, PhD

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Pathology

    310 Cedar Street, PO Box 208023

    New Haven, CT 06520-8023

    United States

Research Summary

(1). Models of inflammatory lung disease especially fibrosis.

(2) Miscellaneous interests include autopsy pathology, case reports, and quality assurance issues in pathology.

Specialized Terms: Lung pathology; Interstitial lung disease; immunopathology; Pathology of animal models of asthma; Pulmonary fibrosis; Acute lung injury; Emphysema

Extensive Research Description

(1) Pathology of asthma and other inflammatory lung diseases. I am the pathology co-principle investigator on several NIH grants relating to inflammatory lung disease including fibrosis, sepsis and infection. As such I select, perform, and analyze appropriate morphologic assays, primarily for light microscopy.

2) Miscellaneous interests include autopsy pathology, case reports, and quality assurance issues in pathology.

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Research Interests

Asthma; Education, Medical; Emphysema; Lung; Pathology; Pulmonary Fibrosis; Lung Diseases, Interstitial; Acute Lung Injury

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