Penn Lung Center

Pulmonary Hypertension Research Program

Specific faculty interests within Pulmonary Hypertension include:

  • The risk factors and outcomes of pulmonary arterial hypertension and other forms of pulmonary vascular disease, such as pulmonary hypertension related to liver failure.
  • Studying right ventricular function in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension as well as disease-free individuals in population-based epidemiologic studies.
  • Studying complications of lung transplantation and re-transplantation is another area of interest.