kavanagh
Brian KavanaghPhD
Professor
Cardiovascular and Respiratory Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-6860
F. (416) 813-5313

Location

Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave.
Toronto
ON, M5G 1X8

Research Interests

Protection with C02, Mechanical Ventilation

Accepting

None

Appointments

Anaesthesia

Research/Teaching

Research Synopsis:

Keywords: lung injury, mechanical ventilation, ARDS, ICU

METHODS USED

Cell and tissue cultures: Endothelial cells, smooth muscle cells.

Procedures: Gene expression analysis, immunohistochemistry, microarrays, qRT-PCR, RT-PCR, western blot.

EQUIPMENT USED

Benchtop centrifuge, culture hood, plate reader.

PRESENT TRAINEES

Christopher Yildiz (Graduate Student in LMPS)

PRESENT COLLABORATIONS

Within the Department of Physiology:
Robert Jankov
Wolfgang Kuebler

Outside the Department of Physiology Rahim Riazi, Radiology/Penn/USA

Committee member/officer of national/international scientific organizations
American Thoracic Society – Critical Care Assembly Nominations Committee (Chair)
Critical Care Canada Forum – Executive Committee (Chair)

Publications and Awards

Recent Publications

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26068208

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