Overall Goals and Objectives:
1. To understand the link between corticosteroid responsiveness and psychosocial stress.
2. To investigate the effects of stress on the pulmonary innate immune function during airway inflammation.
3. To understand the role of the surfactant protein D in regulating immune function in airway inflammation.
Recommended CitationHaczku, MD, PhD, Angela, "Enhanced Allergic Airway Hyperresponsiveness in a Mouse Model of Social Stress" (2012). Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Presentations and Grand Rounds. Presentation 36.