Title

Sarcoidosis: Multi-Organ Presentation and Other Illnesses Involved in Patient Management.

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

4-6-2011

Abstract

Dr. Reynolds is an alumnus of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville (B.A., M.D.) Dr. Reynolds' previous employment and academic positions have been at NIH, NIAID, as a Senior Investigator (1971-1976), Yale University's School of Medicine-Yale New Haven Hospital as Chief, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine (1976-1988), and Chair of the Department of Medicine at the Pennsylvania State University's College of Medicine-Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (1988-2002), where he was the J. Lloyd Huck Professor of Medicine. He is now Professor Emeritus at Penn State. Dr. Reynolds presently is a Medical Officer in the Lung Biology and Disease Branch, Division of Lung Diseases, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of NIH in Bethesda Maryland (2002-date). He is involved in the program management of grants and research involved with interstitial lung diseases and related immunologic problems. He is an Adjunct Professor of Medicine at the F. Edward Herbert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, in Bethesda Maryland. He is a medical volunteer at the Mercy Health Clinic in Montgomery Country, Maryland. His medical research has concentrated on pulmonary host immunity and the lung's response to respiratory infection, mechanisms involved in interstitial pulmonary pneumonitis/fibrosis, and clinically with the diseases of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, sarcoidosis, and hypersensitivity pneumonia. He and research colleagues have published 326 research, clinical, review and textbook articles. He received a NIH Merit award in 2004, 2006 and 2009 and a NIH Director's Award in 2007. He has been included in Best Doctors in America, 1992-2012.