Paul F. Harron Jr. Lung Center

Paul F. Harron Jr. Lung Center Faculty

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Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr., MD

Robert L. Mayock and David A. Cooper Professor of Pulmonary Medicine
Director, Comprehensive Asthma Program, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Chief, Asthma Section, Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania
Director, Airways Biology Initiative, University of Pennsylvania
Associate Program Director, General Clinical Research Program, University of Pennsylvania
Director, Integrative Health Sciences Facilty Core, Center of Excellence in Environmental Toxicology, University of Pennsylvania
Deputy Director, Center of Excellence in Environmental Toxicology, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania
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TRL Suite 1200
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3413
Office: (215) 573-9860
Fax: (215) 746-1224
Lab: (215) 746-2759
B.S. (Biology)
St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA, 1979.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania, 1983.
M.A. (Honorary)
University of Pennsylvania, 1998.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania , 1983-1984.
Resident in Medicine , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1984-1986.
Fellowship, Pulmonary Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1986-1989.
Research Fellowship (Supervisors: Drs. Alan Kelly and Neal Rubinstein) , University of Pennsylvania, 1987-1989.
Research Fellowship (Supervisor: Dr. Peter Nowell) , University of Pennsylvania, 1988-1989.
Internal Medicine, 1986.
Pulmonary Medicine, 1988.
Critical Care Medicine, 1992.
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Description of Research Expertise

Smooth muscle biology, airway remodeling, respiratory pharmacology and physiology

Description of Clinical Expertise

Asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, irreversible airway obstruction

Selected Publications

Panettieri, R.A., Jr.: Radio Interview Re: Cardiovascular hospitalizations in hydrofracking areas. WPEL Radio, Montrose, PA September 2015 Notes: Larry Souder, WPEL Radio, Montrose, PA, interviewed Dr. Panettieri on 9/2/15; the interviewed aired on 9/26/15.

Kohli Puja, Pinto-Plata Victor, Divo Miguel, Malhotra Atul, Harris R Scott, Lazaar Aili, Flynn Aiden, Tal-Singer Ruth, Panettieri Reynold A, Celli Bartolome: Functional Capacity, Health Status, and Inflammatory Biomarker Profile in a Cohort of Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Journal of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation and prevention 35(5): 348-55, September-October 2015.

Sun Yan, Jain Deepika, Koziol-White Cynthia J, Genoyer Emmanuelle, Gilbert Micah, Tapia Karla, Panettieri Reynold A, Hodinka Richard L, López Carolina B: Immunostimulatory Defective Viral Genomes from Respiratory Syncytial Virus Promote a Strong Innate Antiviral Response during Infection in Mice and Humans. PLoS pathogens 11(9): e1005122, September 2015.

Liao Guoning, Panettieri Reynold A, Tang Dale D: MicroRNA-203 negatively regulates c-Abl, ERK1/2 phosphorylation, and proliferation in smooth muscle cells. Physiological reports 3(9): e12541, September 2015.

Panettieri, R.A., Jr.: New details on family poisoned by pesticide. CNN, September 2015 Notes: Interviewed by CNN Correspondent Sara Ganim Regarding Family Exposed to Methyl Bromide, June 2015

Panettieri Reynold A: Bronchodilators, receptors and cross-talk: together is better? Postgraduate medicine Page: 1-10, Aug 2015.

Jemielita Thomas, Gerton George L, Neidell Matthew, Chillrud Steven, Yan Beizhan, Stute Martin, Howarth Marilyn, Saberi Pouné, Fausti Nicholas, Penning Trevor M, Roy Jason, Propert Kathleen J, Panettieri Reynold A: Correction: Unconventional Gas and Oil Drilling Is Associated with Increased Hospital Utilization Rates. PloS One 10(8): e0137371, August 2015 Notes: Data availability statement corrected.

Himes Blanca E, Koziol-White Cynthia, Johnson Martin, Nikolos Christina, Jester William, Klanderman Barbara, Litonjua Augusto A, Tantisira Kelan G, Truskowski Kevin, MacDonald Kevin, Panettieri Reynold A, Weiss Scott T: Vitamin D Modulates Expression of the Airway Smooth Muscle Transcriptome in Fatal Asthma. PloS one 10(7): e0134057, July 2015.

Panettieri, R.A., Jr.: Radio Interview: Study on fracking and hospital visits. Vancouver Cooperative Radio, CFRO 100.5 FM July 2015 Notes: Radio Producer Jane Williams, CFRO 100.5 FM.

Panettieri, R.A., Jr., quoted: Living near fracking wells linked to increased hospitalization rates., July 2015 Notes: Zoe Schlanger, Reporter.

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