Paul F. Harron Jr. Lung Center

Environmental/Occupational Lung Disease Research Program

Reynold Panettieri Jr., MD and Steven Albelda, MD are co-directors of the Lung and Airway Disease Research Core for the multi-departmental Penn Center of Excellence in Environmental Toxicology.

This Center receives funding from the NIEHS and provides a collaborative outlet for studies focusing on the interaction between environmental exposures and the lung within the context of a genetic predisposition for the induction and progression of airway diseases, parenchymal lung diseases, or lung cancer.