Name: Jason Akulian

Qualification: MD, MPH

Country: United States

Affiliation:

Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,
UNC-CH.

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Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Director, Interventional Pulmonology,
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care,
University of North Carolina School of Medicine,
8007 Burnett Womack Bldg,
CB # 7219.

Research Interests:

Specialty Areas: Interventional bronchoscopy, pleural disease

Chronology: BS: University of California; Riverside, CA (1998); MPH: Loma Linda University; Loma Linda, CA (2001)MD: St. George’s University; Grenada, W.I. (2005); Residency: University of Connecticut; Farmington, CT (2008);Chief Resident: University of Connecticut; Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT (2009); PCCM Fellowship: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Baltimore, MD (2012); Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Baltimore, MD (2013)

Dr. Akulian's clinical interests include:

  1.  Malignant/Benign airway obstruction
  2. Lung cancer staging
  3. Lung nodule detection and treatment
  4. Malignant pleural disease
  5. Benign airway management

Dr. Akulian's research interests include:

  1. Early detection of lung cancer
  2. Novel drug delivery to the lung
  3. Ablation of early stage lung cancer
  4. Lung cancer immunology

Biography:

  • Jason Akulian, MD, MPH Director, is a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member, and Interventional Pulmonology.
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at UNC-CH.

Awards and honors:

  • 2012 - ACCP Center of Excellence – Johns Hopkins Interventional Pulmonology
  • 2012 - Outstanding Abstract, Interventional Chest/Diagnostic Procedures. ACCP/CHEST National Meeting
  • 2008 - Ralph E. Reinfrank Teaching Excellence Award.  University of Connecticut Internal Medicine Program, Farmington, CT.
  • 2007 -  Named Chief Resident for 2008-2009 – University of Connecticut Internal Medicine Program, Farmington, CT.
  • 2005-2007 - Award of Commendation – University of Connecticut Internal Medicine Residency.
  • 2002-2004 - Member of Iota Alpha Epsilon – International Medical Honor Society St. Georges University School of Medicine
  • 2001-2004 - Dean’s List – St. Georges University School of Medicine
  • 1999 - Dean’s List – Loma Linda University School of Public Health
  • 1997 - Dean’s List – University of California Riverside